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Christ The Lord: The Road To Cana (Christ The Lord, #2)
3.79
The Road to Cana is a novel and does not pretend to be otherwise. It is the story of about a year in Jesus' life, and ends at the wedding at Cana.

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Dec 28, 2008
Dec 27, 2008
 
Inconceivable
3.81
I'm having difficulty with this review. How much do I write about the book and its merits as literature and how much do I write about the authors?

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Mar 24, 2011
Mar 24, 2011
 
The Goodbye Quilt
3.53
Sometimes I will say about a book "It was exactly what I expected when I picked it up" and when I picked up this Susan Wiggs novel, I pretty much figu ...more
Mar 27, 2011
Mar 27, 2011
 
The Hope of Refuge
4.34
This book, in which a young widowed single mother who had been raised in foster care, ran to Amish country following a clue left in her mother's diary ...more
Jul 19, 2009
Jul 19, 2009
 
Bring Me Home for Christmas (Virgin River, #16)
4.18
From reading reviews of other bloggers, I've decided that you either like Carr's Virgin River series, or you don't. Honestly speaking, with one or two ...more
Sep 21, 2011
Sep 21, 2011
 
Becoming Lucy (Winds Across the Prairie, #1)
3.81
Junky smarmy sacchrine sweet Christian romance. Nuff said.
Dec 12, 2009
Dec 12, 2009
 
Semi-Sweet: A Novel of Love and Cupcakes
3.43
As I peruse book blogs, it seems that the latest fad is books with some sort of dessert in the title. When this one was offered on NetGalley, it pique ...more
Apr 03, 2011
Apr 03, 2011
 
Masonry Unmasked: An Insider Reveals the Secrets of the Lodge
3.79
Okay, I'm nosey, I'll admit it. Tell me that something is a secret, and I want to know it, even if I really don't care about it. That was kind of my a ...more
Aug 05, 2009
Aug 05, 2009
 
Jesus, Present Before Me: Meditations for Eucharistic Adoration
4.43
I've recently become a reviewer for the Catholic Company, a Catholic bookstore. My first book for them is entitled Jesus, Present Before Me. As the ...more
Oct 12, 2008
Oct 12, 2008
 
The Lamb's Supper: The Mass as Heaven on Earth
4.33
The Lamb's Supper is by scripture scholar Scott Hahn. Hahn was ordained as a Presbyterian minister and later converted to Catholicism. While still a m ...more
Feb 17, 2009
Feb 17, 2009
 
Desire and Deceit: The Real Cost of the New Sexual Tolerance
4.03
Desire and Deceit is an easy to read engaging discussion of how "sexual tolerance" has made itself the primary moral issue in our society. The author, ...more
Nov 27, 2008
Nov 27, 2008
 
Forsaken (Taylor Pasbury, #1)
3.79
When I was asked to review this book, I almost passed. Suspense novels aren't usually my choice of reading material and I don't know why I chose to re ...more
Nov 28, 2008
Nov 28, 2008
 
So Long, Status Quo: What I Learned from Women Who Changed the World
4.03
When I picked this book up, I wasn't really considering it part of my Lenten reading, but it turns out it was a great additon to my Lent. So Long Stat ...more
Mar 11, 2009
Mar 11, 2009
 
Diamond Duo (Texas Fortunes Trilogy #1)
3.47
Usually when I don't like a book I can write a scathing review--it is too preachy, the writing is horrible, the plot is trite etc. I really didn't car ...more
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Oct 18, 2008
 
Imitating Mary: Ten Marian Virtues for the Modern Mom
3.50
I found this book to make Mary too good to be true rather than an approachable mother. I didn't finish it. Full review at http://rannthisthat.blogspot ...more
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Jun 20, 2013
 
The Promises She Keeps
3.73
Ok, I'll say it, this is one of the most bizarre books I've ever finished. I'm still not quite sure what to make of it. It is published by Thomas Nels ...more
Apr 26, 2011
Apr 26, 2011
 
Rose House (La Rosaleda #2)
3.88
Rose House is the story of how Lillian Diamon moves through the grief of losing her husband and children in a car accident to embrace a new life. It i ...more
Jul 28, 2009
Aug 02, 2009
 
Southern Fried Child in Home Seeker's Paradise
4.78
Southern Fried Child is a series of anecdotes about Jimmie's growing up years in Brookhaven Mississippi in the 1940's. We hear how the Baptist girl go ...more
Nov 18, 2010
Nov 18, 2010
 
The Note
3.87
If you check my Goodreads account, you'll see that I have very few five star books. You'll see the same thing if you check my Amazon reviews. I rarely ...more
Apr 14, 2009
Aug 27, 2008
 
Amy Inspired
3.25
My thoughts: I have mixed feelings about this one. I found myself skimming some pages just because I really didn't care about the characters, and this ...more
Nov 14, 2010
Nov 13, 2010
 
Chasing Superwoman: A Working Mom's Adventures in Life and Faith
3.23
We've all heard about "Superwoman" who holds an exciting, important and lucrative job while being well-known (in a good way) at her kids' (that's plur ...more
Sep 05, 2010
Sep 05, 2010
 
The Shape of Mercy
3.96
I loved this book! There are three main characters. The first is a modern-day college student. She is from a wealthy upper class family and has chosen ...more
Oct 23, 2008
Aug 26, 2008
 
Within Reach
3.94
I was disappointed in this book. I thought the premise was good--a man moving from being friends with his late wife's best friend to falling in love w ...more
Aug 12, 2012
Aug 12, 2012
 
Same Kind of Different as Me
4.20
I loved this book. It features two men who on the surface are very different. One is a white, blue-collar born world-class art dealer who has made big ...more
Oct 11, 2008
Oct 04, 2008
 
The Sneakiest Pirates
4.00
My little one has really been enjoying The Sneakiest Pirates and another book by the same author, seven year old Dalton James. In The Sneakiest Pirate ...more
May 06, 2009
May 06, 2009
 
The Stolen Girl
4.19
Whose child is she? Three takes on the same events. Full review http://rannthisthat.blogspot.com/2014...
Oct 19, 2014
Oct 19, 2014
 
One Perfect Day
3.70
This book is the story of two mothers. One lost her son right before Christmas. The other one's daughter received his heart in a transplant. The chapt ...more
Oct 12, 2008
Oct 09, 2008
 
The Broken Parachute Man: A Novel of Medical Intrigue
3.00
With many fictional works it is necessary for the reader to suspend disbelief, to enter into the world the author created and to accept the rules of t ...more
Feb 14, 2009
Feb 14, 2009
 
Family Matters
3.83
I really enjoyed this this heartwarming story of a divorced couple whose son contracts meningitis, and, while he survives, is left handicapped. They d ...more
Feb 24, 2009
Feb 26, 2009
 
The Moon Shines Down
3.81
If you are looking for a Christmas present for a young child, this may be the book for you. Once upon a time, Margaret Wise Brown, author of Goodnite ...more
Nov 26, 2008
Nov 26, 2008
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