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Surf’s Up – Kwame Alexander

Surf’s Up is a terrific end of the school year read aloud option. It not only features the fun of reading, but it also shares the delight that can be found in coupling reading with other fun summer activities. This gem is a real winner!

Title: Surf's Up Author: Kwame Alexander Publisher: NorthSouth (NY) Release Date:

February 1, 2016



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 […]

God’s Design for Sexuality in a Changing Culture

God’s Design for Sexuality in a Changing Culture is a 15-session DVD curriculum that explores sexuality from a Bible-based outlook. Each session includes a minister that discusses a specific area of concern. This collection would be an outstanding resource for church-based small group study.

While this complimentary book was provided for review by New Growth […]

Bible Stories: In the Beginning – 4 Movie Collection

Bible Stories: In the Beginning includes movie adaptations of the lives of four different Bible characters – Abraham, Moses, Jacob, and Joseph.  These movies have been restored and remastered, but they still clearly feel like they were produced in a different time. That being said, the stories are faithfully presented and feature a number of […]

Live to Give – Austin Gutwein

Using the Bible story of the loaves and the fishes as a framework, Austin shares how each and every one of us is special and has something to share that will ultimately have a positive impact. This book was specifically written to encourage and empower teenagers, but I think the message is very well presented […]

Hermie and Friends-Antonio Meets His Match

Antonio Meets His Match is the latest release from Max Lucado’s Hermie and Friends Series. The focus of this DVD is the importance of loving your neighbor. After an introduction by Lucado, the viewer is introduced to Antonio. He has long been considered the leader of the ants. It appears he may loose his special […]

The Story of Christmas – Gwen Ellis

The Story of Christmas retold by Gwen Ellis is a colorfully illustrated version of the Christmas story beginning with the birth of John the Baptist and then introducing the reader to Mary. The book is broken into six two page spreads that are highly illustrated. Biblical verse reference is included at the beginning of each […]

Read and Share Toddler Bible – Gwen Ellis

The Read and Share Toddler Bible includes Old Testament and New Testament Bible stories. The pictures within the book are colorful and are highly engaging to toddlers. Of special note is the degree of detail within each picture. There is much to be seen and young eyes enjoy studying and finding things within them. This […]