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Picky Reader reads C.J. Box

Rarely do I rave about other authors’ books. But occasionally, I feel I must.

I ran across C.J. Box’s books in the local library. I’d never heard of him. 531 more words

Good Books

On Braiding Sweetgrass and Ways of Knowing

by Phyllis Barber

While wandering through the many aisles at the AWP book fair in Minneapolis this past April, I saw a book title: Braiding Sweetgrass… 500 more words


10 Signs you need a good book, not a date

1. You want to feel understood. There are magical moments when authors write words and readers read the words and go “oh my gosh, I think that too, other people are like me, yay!” I love these moments. 507 more words


REVIEW: Last Straw – David Rheem JARRETT * * *

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Book Description from Amazon

If you cheat a man out of his future, be prepared to pay the price. 421 more words

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Another Great Book. 

I am normally not much for a reader. But when I find good ones, I get excited. Next recommendation: Glory Rising by Jeff Jansen. For my full review on it and other great books on the prophetic, … 89 more words


Three Books YOU Should Read

I love to talk about books (I’m a pastor and I work in a library, what can you expect?) At many of the staff meetings of… 532 more words


Honing the Craft Part One: Searching for a Good Read

I have been trying to fill in the cracks of my time with reading lately. One of the standard practices of being a good writer is being a good reader, not just to keep your head in the game but to be a giver of your support—you read mine, and I’ll read yours, so to speak—but, in my efforts to immerse myself in other rom-com writers’ novels, I have come to the blatant realization that I am not ready to play the game. 578 more words

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