JoAnne C. (BookNut147) - Reviews

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101 Great Games For Infants, Toddlers,  Preschoolers: Active, Bible-Based Fun for Christian Education
Review Date: 2/3/2007


lots of good activities for tying in to Bible stories.


20 Hot Potatoes Christians Are Afraid to Touch
20 Hot Potatoes Christians Are Afraid to Touch
Author: Tony Campolo
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 2/10/2007


A foremost Christian communicator handles today's "hot" questions (and raises a few of his own)


Alaska Twilight
Alaska Twilight
Author: Colleen Coble
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 1/27/2007
Helpful Score: 1


Alaska Twilight is the story of a young woman's emergence from the shadows of past sorrow into the light of forgiveness and grace.


Angel Behind the Rocking Chair
Angel Behind the Rocking Chair
Author: Pam Vredevelt
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 1/27/2007


A touching, fresh, heart-hugging book about finding God amidst the struggles of life, so beautifully written it's like hearing your best friend share her heart. You'll be laughing one moment and crying the next.


As Sure as the Dawn (Mark of the Lion, Bk 3)
As Sure as the Dawn (Mark of the Lion, Bk 3)
Author: Francine Rivers
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 1/26/2007


Book 3 of the Mark of the Lion series by Francine Rivers.
Anything by Francine Rivers is a must read!


Baboushka and the Three Kings
Baboushka and the Three Kings
Author: Ruth Robbins, Nicolas Sidjakov (Illustrator)
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 5/8/2007


The Russian folk tale about the old woman who, declining to accompany the Three Kings as they followed the star in search of the Babe and failing to find Him on her own, each year renews her endless search. Caldecott medal winner


Bach, Beethoven and the Boys: Music History As It Ought to Be Taught
Review Date: 2/28/2007


Fun, fun book to help you learn this dry old stuff!


The Best of Business Card Design 3 (Motif Design)
Review Date: 3/15/2007


some very interesting designs for business cards


The Bible and the Bermuda Triangle
The Bible and the Bermuda Triangle
Author: George Johnson, Don Tanner
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 2/10/2007


"What is the force behind the mysterious disappearances in the vicinity of the Bermuda Triangle? What ancient secret lies hidden thousands of fathoms below the surface of the sea that spawns the world's most violent hurricanes?
Here is the surprising answer of two men - a minister and a newspaperman - who have studied the sinister phenomena of the Bermuda Triangle. Are they right? Decide for yourself - but not before you read the amazing facts."


The Bible Promise Book: One Thousand Promises from God's Word (New International Version)
Review Date: 3/19/2007


Collection of Bible verses by topic. Good for when you need a quick verse about things like...anger, courage, fear, forgiveness, hope, joy, shame, trust, worship, and more.


Big Billy's Great Adventure (Gnoo Zoo, Bk. 5)
Big Billy's Great Adventure (Gnoo Zoo, Bk. 5)
Author: Sheila Walsh
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 4/14/2007


Book 5 of the Gnoo Zoo series by Sheila Walsh. includes a read-along CD by the author. Good series for early elementary kids.


The Big Book of Music Games
The Big Book of Music Games
Author: Debra Olson Pressnall, Lorilee Malecha
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 1/30/2007


From back cover - Truly, The Big Book of Music Games is a time-saver for busy classroom teachers and music specialists who wish to create skill-based materials that engage children in fun learning experiences.

I used it a LOT when teaching classroom music.


The Canopy
The Canopy
Author: Angela Hunt
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4.1/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 1/27/2007


Neurologist Alexandra Pace races to find a cure for a deadly disease that is already ravaging her own mind and body. Can she trust British physician Michael Kenway and his unbelievable story of a mythical healing tribe living deep in the Amazon jungle? Are Alex and her team willing to combat the unknown dangers lurking in the dense forest? Is her faith in Michael enough to lead them through the black waters to an antidote that can save her life?


Carnival of the Animals : Classical Music for Kids (Classical Music for Kids)
Review Date: 1/30/2007


This accessible commentary on Camille Saint-Saen's classic piece allows children to follow each section of the music by listening to the accompanying CD. The whimsical illustrations, a simple text, and evocative melodies create an ideal introduction for young children to the world of classical music.


A Child Called 'It': One Child's Courage to Survive
A Child Called 'It': One Child's Courage to Survive
Author: Dave Pelzer
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 2/10/2007


A must read for everyone. And then get his other books.


The Child Friendly Church: 150 Models of Ministry With Children
The Child Friendly Church: 150 Models of Ministry With Children
Author: Boyce A. Bowdon
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 2/3/2007


Great ideas for working with a children's ministry in your church. I got a lot of ideas from it.


Christmas Homecoming (HeartQuest Anthologies)
Christmas Homecoming (HeartQuest Anthologies)
Author: Pamela Griffin, Kathleen Fuller, Diane Noble
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 1/26/2007
Helpful Score: 1


Three charming stories celebrating faith, love, and family values.


Come Back Barbara
Review Date: 2/10/2007


"This parable of a prodigal daughter freshly illustrates a father's love, even when a beloved child persistently breaks his heart."


Cordina's Royal Family: Bennett & Camilla : The Playboy Prince & Cordina's Crown Jewel
Review Date: 1/26/2007


Includes books 3 and 4 in Nora Roberts Cordina Royal Family series.


The Cove (FBI Thriller, Bk 1)
The Cove (FBI Thriller, Bk 1)
Author: Catherine Coulter
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 1/27/2007


From the back cover: The Cove is a quaint little postcard town made up only of old folk who sell the World's Greatest Ice Cream - a secret recipe that brings lots of tourists into town. Into The Cove comes Sally Brainerd, daughter of murdered Amory St. John of Washington, D.C., seeking sanctuary, and FBI Special Agent James Quinlan who's undercover and after her. He's got a murder to solve, and he believes she's the key. But is she really?


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