Monthly Archives: October 2014

Kidnapped by the Taliban by Dilip Joseph, MD with James Lund

Book description: On December 5, 2012, American medical doctor Dilip Joseph and two colleagues are driving back to Kabul, Afghanistan, after serving villagers that morning at a rural clinic. Suddenly a man waving an AK-47 blocks their path. More armed … Continue reading

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Guess Who Noah’s Boat by Matt Mitter

Book description: Children will love this interactive new telling of the Noah’s ark story. With fun, rhyming text, each spread asks kids to guess which animal is heading toward the ark. The answer is revealed under the cleverly designed flap. … Continue reading

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The Skinny Gut Diet by Brenda Watson, CNC

Book description: The 100 trillion bacteria that live in your digestive tract—which make up 90 percent of the cells in your body—are the real reason you gain or lose weight. When those microbes are out of balance, chronic health conditions … Continue reading

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The Littlest Christmas Kitten by Leona Novy Jackson

Book description: In this re-telling of the Christmas story, children can experience the excitement of the animals in the stable. Here a mother cat is searching frantically for her little lost kitten. Before the night is over there is the … Continue reading

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Buttermilk Sky by Jan Watson

Book description: Weary of the expectations imposed on her by her strict upbringing, eighteen-year-old Mazy Pelfrey prepares to leave her home in the Kentucky mountains for the genteel city of Lexington, where she’ll attend secretarial school. She knows her life … Continue reading

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The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo

Book description: Japanese organizational consultant Marie Kondo takes tidying to a whole new level, promising that if you properly declutter your home once, you’ll never have to do it again. Whereas most methods advocate a room-by-room or little-by-little approach, the … Continue reading

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Get Up & Go by Jennifer Flanders

Book description: Do you have trouble fitting a workout into your busy schedule? Are you looking for fresh ideas for getting your children up and moving?Are all the individual fitness routines tearing your family life apart? Then it sounds like … Continue reading

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The Green Prince and Son of Hamas Book Giveaway

Set against the chaotic backdrop of recent events in the Middle East, Nadav Schirman’s THE GREEN PRINCE retraces the details of a highly unprecedented partnership that developed between sworn enemies. In the style of a tense psychological thriller, this extraordinary … Continue reading

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Their Name is Today by Johann Christoph Arnold

Book description: There’s hope for childhood. Despite a perfect storm of hostile forces that are robbing children of a healthy childhood, courageous parents and teachers who know what’s best for children are turning the tide. Johann Christoph Arnold, whose books … Continue reading

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The One Year Devotions for Active Boys by Jesse Florea and Karen Whiting

Book description: This fun devotional includes 365 upbeat devotions, each with a special twist or dose of humor to keep active boys engaged. The devotions combine Scripture and a spiritual message with jokes, riddles, puzzles, and hands-on activities to engage … Continue reading

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