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Lord of the Flies Centenary Edition



The Green Ember – S.D. Smith

The Green Ember is the first book of a four book series. These books share the timeless tale of good triumphing over evil in the land of Natalia. This allegorical tale is a wonderful way to spend a lazy afternoon.



It Will Be Okay: Trusting God Through Fear and – Lysa Terkeurst

Our daughter re-discovered this book recently and found it was a reassuring read during these uncertain times. This review was originally posted December 18, 2014.

It Will Be Okay: Trusting God Through Fear and Change is a terrific book. The friendship that develops between little seed and little fox is a sweet one. Their adventures […]

Mama Kisses, Papa Hugs – Lisa Tawn Bergren

Lisa Tawn Bergren has a new book. Our family love her God Gave Us You series and was eager to read her newest work. Mama Kisses, Papa Hugs is a sweet tale that highlights the love shown by parents for a child and how that mirrors God’s love for all of His children. This encouraging […]

Jesus Rose for Me – Jared Kennedy

Jesus Rose for Me is a terrific resource for sharing why we celebrate Easter with preschool and early elementary aged children. Clear, easy to understand text is coupled with engaging illustrations. The questions for further discussion found throughout the book are great for pause points to check for understanding and discussion. This one is a […]

Gus Loses His Grip – David Powilson

Gus Loses His Grip is another great book from the Good News for Little Hearts Series. In this book, Gus struggles with his sweet tooth and his desire for more and more treats which ultimately leads to not only sneaking treats into his room but stealing from a local store. Written from a Christian perspective, […]

Henry Says Good-Bye – Edward T. Welch

Henry Says Good-Bye is another book in the Good News for Little Hearts series. This tale focuses on dealing with grief and loss from a Christian perspective. It is an excellent resource to open up discussion with a child who has experienced a recent loss. Of particular note is the Helping Your Child Understand Sadness […]

Tori Comes Out of Her Shell – Jayne V. Clark

Tori Comes Out of Her Shell is part of the Good News for Little Hearts series. These sweet tales are written from a Christian perspective feature animal families and address challenges that are relevant to little ones. In this tale, Tori and her family have just moved to a new pond which means a new […]

The Moon is Always Round – Jonathan Gibson

The Moon is Always Round is a beautifully written children’s book that tackles the question, Where is God in times of suffering? The book provides gentle reassurance. For any child who has experienced loss, this book would be a excellent tool to use for support as well as a means of initiating meaningful discussion.

While […]

God Made Me Unique: Helping Children See Value in Every Person – Joni and Friends

God Made Me Unique is a wonderful book with a powerful message. It presents understanding uniqueness and disability from a Christian perspective in a child-friendly way. The use of colorful, engaging illustrations enhances the text.

While this complimentary book was provided for review by New Growth Press, no other compensation was given. All remarks are […]

The Gospel in Hard Times – Joni and Friends

This Bible Study Guide focuses on suffering and is geared specifically for teens. Each well organized lesson provides reflection questions as well as a prayer focus and an action plan. Additionally, throughout the study, real life situations are powerfully used.

While this complimentary book was provided for review by New Growth Press, no other compensation […]