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Jill rated a book 2 of 5 stars
The Babylon Contingency by Clifford Longley
The Babylon Contingency
by Clifford Longley
read in February, 2015
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The Babylon Contingency was published by Lion Fiction, the UK arm of Kregel Publications. Lion books have been somewhat of a mixed bag--some Christian and some not so much. This book falls in the "not so much" category although by modern standards is ...more
Jill rated a book 5 of 5 stars
The Abbot's Agreement by Mel Starr
The Abbot's Agreement
by Mel Starr
read in January, 2015
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The Abbot's Agreement is the seventh in a series chronicling the adventures of medieval bailiff and surgeon, Hugh de Singleton. Each book can stand alone but once you begin reading about Hugh, you'll want to go back and catch up on earlier ones in th ...more
Jill rated a book 4 of 5 stars
A Saintly Killing by Martha Ockley
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Faith Morgan, vicar of Little Worth, St. James, is up to her eyeballs in preparations for her church's 900th anniversary celebration. Not the most convenient time to get sidetracked with a murder, especially when the victim was the artist commissione ...more
Jill rated a book 5 of 5 stars
The Heretic by Henry Vyner-Brooks
The Heretic
by Henry Vyner-Brooks
read in November, 2014
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Pacificus, is the central character throughout The Heretic--a monk with a past he has worked hard to keep buried. The monastic life seems the perfect place to enjoy peace and isolation as a painter of sacred figures and scenes. Those goals are set as ...more
Jill rated a book 5 of 5 stars
Silhouette by Justin Richards
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Considering some the content in the episodes, we have waited until late middle school to introduce our kids to the BBC TV shows. I was therefore expecting the books to be on a high school or higher reading level. I would say the reading level was adv ...more
" Thanks, Lark! It's probably been 20 years since I read Jane Eyre so it's probably time for a re-read. Thanks again! "
" I wondered that also. Maybe once book 2 came out, they may have gone back to redo the cover of book 1 to match. Or perhaps Kregel did not originally p ...more"
Jill rated a book 4 of 5 stars
The Reluctant Detective by Martha Ockley
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This is the second Faith Morgan Mystery I've read but this particular installment was actually the first written. I didn't have too much trouble jumping in with the second book, The Advent of Murder but The Reluctant Detective provides the reader wit ...more
" Michael Morpurgo has some very well-written books. One of his books, "War Horse" was a recent movie:
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" Amanda,
It was the Matthew Looney series I had read as a child. I did get the first one through the library and the author also rang a bell when seeing
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