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Piercing Proverbs: Wise Words for Today's Generation

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More and more teens find themselves growing up in a world lacking in godly wisdom and direction. In Piercing Proverbs, bestselling youth fiction author Melody Carlson offers solid messages of the Bible in a version that can compete with TV, movies, and the Internet for the attention of this vital group in God's kingdom. Choosing life-impacting portions of teen-applicable ...more
Paperback, 96 pages
Published June 1st 2006 by Multnomah (first published 2002)
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Laura
Apr 13, 2010 Laura rated it liked it
I am a little leary that the author gave her own verison of Proverbs in the book, but you had to read the information at the very front of the book to determine that it's her own translation.

Looking past that, and some of the areas when I felt she was talking down to the teens, I think the book has value. It shows young people the Bible has something to say for them today and it is still relevant.

I think the book is appropriate for both boys and girls, which is a surprise to me after reading oth
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I really loved this book! It gave great advice for teens and had lots of really good verses to go along with what she is saying. I would highly recommend this book.
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Melody Carlson is the award-winning author of over two hundred books, several of them Christmas novellas from Revell, including her much-loved and bestselling book, The Christmas Bus.

She also writes many teen books, including the Diary of a Teenage Girl series, the TrueColors series, and the Carter House Girls series.

Melody was nominated for a Romantic Times Career Achievement Award in the inspi
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