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Beloved: 365 Devotions for Young Women

Beloved: 365 Devotions for Young Women is a lovely year-long devotional book. It uses the inspirational stories of women in the Bible to tackle a wide range of topics. Each entry includes a scripture and devotional reading as well as journaling space. This devotional would make a lovely gift for a young lady in middle […]

Unshakable Hope Promise Book: Student Edition – Max Lucado

Unshakable Hope Promise Book: Student Edition is an outstanding foundational text that explores 30 different truths about God. This book is geared to tween and teen readers. Using scripture as well as real life examples, Max Lucado lays out how God has kept his promises through the lives of Bible characters as well as through […]

The Word Collector – Peter H. Reynolds

School begins this week for our daughter, and this book has a perfect message for the start of a new school year!

Our family’s all time favorite children’s book author is Peter H. Reynolds! His newest book is a treasure. The Word Collector reminds young and old readers alike of the power of words and […]

Dear Girl, – Amy Krouse Rosenthal

Dear Girl, is truly a delight. It is a terrific reminder for every girl, no matter what her age, of her worth and her potential. I really liked this one a lot!

Title: Dear Girl, Author: Amy Krouse Rosenthal, Paris Rosenthal, Genre: Juvenile Fiction Publisher: HarperCollins Release Date: December 26, 2017 Pages: 40

Nerdy Birdy Tweets – Aaron Reynolds

Nerdy Birdy is back with a great new story. He has been introduced to social media and becomes a bit “over-connected”. He has to learn the hard way that real friends you can talk to and share adventures with are the most precious friends. This book has a very powerful message and could be used […]

Nerdy Birdy – Aaron Reynolds

Nerdy Birdy is a delightful book about appreciating and accepting who you are coupled with a lesson about the power of friendship. Although a great children’s book for a read-aloud, this book would also be a tremendous resource at the secondary level. We love Nerdy Birdy at our house and are looking forward to reading […]

Worst Enemies/Best Friends (Beacon Street Girls Series #1) – Annie Bryant

The Beacon Street Girls Series is a lovely collection. Although our daughter is not traditionally a fan of realistic fiction, this series kept her interest. These well-written books are geared for girls between the ages of nine and thirteen. Each story is told through alternating narration by four friends. As the series progresses, the character […]

Wishtree – Katherine Applegate

Our daughter is always eager to read Katherine Applegate’s newest book. Wishtree did not disappoint. This story is told from the point of view of Red, who is an enormous Red Oak Tree. The tree serves as the “wishtree” for the entire neighborhood. This is a beautifully written book about friendship and community that sticks […]

Women in Sports: 50 Fearless Athletes Who Played to Win – Rachel Ignotofsky

If you are looking for a Christmas gift for a sports-loving tween/teen girl, this book would be a great pick!  Using the same format as Ignotofsky’s previous best-seller Women in Science, this volume recognizes the athletic achievements of women in sports.  Enjoyable and educational…This one is a winner!

While this complimentary book was provided for […]

Adored: 365 Devotions for Young Women – Lindsay A. Franklin

Adored is a lovely devotional.  Each daily passage begins with scripture and then includes a few paragraphs which cover applying that verse within your life.  There are also a few lines provided for notes at the end of each section.  If you have a tween or teen girl on your Christmas list, this devotional would […]