Tag Archives: fiction

In this moment

Reviewed by: Ceil Carey, retired public librarian and long the book discussion leader Introduction Title: In this moment Author: Karen Kingsbury Publisher: Howard Books Publication Date: 2017 Format: Hardcover Length: 258 pages OVERVIEW Karen Kingsbury’s theme of religious freedom in our country, particularly in schools, is an up-to-date, 2018 subject.  When Principal Quinn attempts to make a change in his school, […]

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The sound of rain

Reviewed by: Ceil Carey, retired public librarian and long-time book discussion leader   Introduction Title: The sound of rain Author: Sarah Loudin Thomas Publisher: Bethany House Publication Date: 2017 Format: Paperback Length: 331 pages OVERVIEW After Judd Markley’s leg is broken in a mine accident in West Virginia and his younger brother Joe Loses his life, he is off to a fresh […]

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Bringing Maggie home

Using three viewpoints and several time periods, author Sawyer produces not only an intriguing story but a study of familial relationships: Grandmother, mother and granddaughter.

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Bleak Landing

Todd has written a very easy-to-read book set in Canada during the Great Depression.

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