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My Reading Recap for 2018

Best Book(s) read in 2018:  The Murderbot Diaries (all of them) by Martha Wells Best Short Fiction: The Martian Obelisk by Linda Nagata Best Tome: Islandia by Austin Tappan Wright Best Tolkien* Book: The Fall of Gondolin Best Non-Fiction:  Never … Continue reading

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Living in the Spirit GoodReads Giveaway!

Source: Book Giveaway! My uncle’s study of Romans entitled Living in the Spirit has a GoodReads Giveaway through January 16, 2016. Enter today for your chance to win one of ten (10) copies to be given away.

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Book Review: Testament of Youth by Brittain (4 stars)

Testament of Youth by Vera Brittain 4 out of 5 stars Read in January/February 2015 Synopsis (via GoodReads): In 1914, just as war was declared, 20 year-old Vera Brittain was preparing to study at Oxford. Four years later, her life—and … Continue reading

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Book Review: Judy by Lewis (3.5 stars)

Judy: A Dog in a Million by Damien Lewis 3.5 to 4 stars out of 5 stars Read in late November 2014 Publisher’s Synopsis: British bestselling author Damien Lewis is an award-winning journalist who has spent twenty years reporting from … Continue reading

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Living in the Spirit Cover Reveal

Originally posted on As a Matter of Fancy:
Just heard from CrossBooks that my Bible study on Paul’s letter to the Romans is ready to go live. The result of a two-year effort, this book was developed and published in…

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Book Review: The Guns of August by Tuchman (4 Stars)

The Guns of August by Barbara W. Tuchman Read by John Lee Winner of the Pulitzer Price for General Nonfiction 1963 4 out of 5 stars Thanks to Barbara, I now know more about the first month of World War … Continue reading

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Movie Review: Parkland (3.5 Stars)

Parkland 3.5 out of 5 stars Watched BluRay late March 2014 I must be mad (hinting at March Madness) or crazy because all this film did was depress me.  These events predate me by almost ten months.  Not even a … Continue reading

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