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Look Out!  It’s a Dragon! – Jonny Lambert

Sweet, kind Sapphire the Dragon finds it difficult to make friends at first, but soon the animals discover that her dragon-nature is not what they originally expected.  This lovely story is beautifully illustrated and would make a terrific read-a-loud for young learners as well as more experienced ones.

Look Out! It's a Dragon! Book Cover Look Out! It's a Dragon!
Jonny Lambert
Juvenile Fiction
2018-03
32

Sergeant Reckless: The True Story of the Little Horse Who Became a Hero – Patricia McCormick

Sergeant Reckless is an outstanding picture book.  The book shares the true story of a small abandoned horse who ultimately is able to do amazing things which aid the American troops during the Korean War.  The pictures throughout the book are fantastic and truly enhance the text.  This one is really a winner!

Sergeant Reckless Book Cover Sergeant Reckless
Patricia McCormick
Juvenile Nonfiction
Balzer + Bray
September 12, 2017
40

Happy Memorial Day!

The Better Mom: Growing in Grace between Perfection and the Mess – Ruth Schwenk

The Better Mom is a wonderfully encouraging book for moms.  It includes helpful tips and stories that you cannot help but relate to as a mother.  Ultimately, Schwenk explores how God uses motherhood as a means to shape us into who He wants us to become.  This one is an easy, enjoyable read that will both encourage and inspire you.

While this complimentary book was provided for review by Handlebar Publishing, no other compensation was given. All remarks are my personal and honest opinions.

The Better Mom Book Cover The Better Mom
Ruth Schwenk
Families
April 24, 2018
208

After the Fall: How Humpty Dumpty Got Back Up Again – Dan Santat

After the Fall explains what happened to Humpty Dumpty after his accidental fall from the wall.  As an avid bird watcher, he desperately wants to get back up on the wall again after his fall, but his fear is holding him back.  Humpty Dumpty ultimately faces his fear.  The story ends with an uplifting ending with a bit of a twist.

After the Fall (How Humpty Dumpty Got Back Up Again) Book Cover After the Fall (How Humpty Dumpty Got Back Up Again)
Dan Santat
Juvenile Fiction
October 3, 2017
40

Happy Mother’s Day

I hope your Mother’s Day treats include a wonderful new book!

Believe 365-Day Devotional: What I Believe.  Who I Am Becoming – Randy and Rozanne Frazee

The newest book from Randy Frazee is a devotional that continues his Believe series.  This devotional focuses on key beliefs, practices, and virtues of the Christian faith.  Each daily devotion includes a Bible verse and a short reading. The focus of this devotional is to help empower the reader to not only understand but practice one’s faith.

While this complimentary book was provided for review by Thomas Nelson Publishing, no other compensation was given. All remarks are my personal and honest opinions.

 

 

 

Believe Devotional Book Cover Believe Devotional
Randy Frazee, Rozanne Frazee,
Religion
December 1, 2015
400

Blogging Changes

Starting with the month of May, I will be publishing new posts on Mondays.

The Rescue: Seven People, Seven Amazing Stories… – Jim Cymbala

Jim Cymbala, the pastor of Brooklyn Tabernacle, shares the stories of seven people who were living lives that were on the brink.  These tales of transformation and the redemptive power of God are truly inspiring.  Although a quick read, this book gives the reader much to reflect upon and think about.

While this complimentary book was provided for review by Handlebar Marketing, no other compensation was given. All remarks are my personal and honest opinions.

The Rescue Book Cover The Rescue
Jim Cymbala
February 27, 2018
192

Love – Matt De La Pena

Love provides a reflective tale of the different ways love manifests itself throughout our lives through our relationships and experiences.  This is a beautifully illustrated book and has tremendous depth beyond a traditional read-aloud picture book.  Although this book can certainly be enjoyed by young readers, readers with more life experience will find even more to appreciate.

Love Book Cover Love
Matt De la Peña
Juvenile Fiction
Penguin
2018
40