Historical Fiction

Christian Shelf-Esteem’s review of High as the Heavens by Kate Breslin

In 1917, Evelyn Marche is just one of many women who has been widowed by the war. A British nurse trapped in German-occupied Brussels, she spends her days working at a hospital and her nights as a waitress in her aunt and uncle’s café. Eve also has a carefully guarded secret keeping her in constant… Continue reading Christian Shelf-Esteem’s review of High as the Heavens by Kate Breslin

Historical Fiction

Book Review | The Road to Paradise by Karen Barnett

In 1927, Margie Lane, an avid naturalist, convinces her Senator father to procure her a position at the fledgling Mount Rainier National Park. Since Ranger Ford Brayden lost his father in a climbing accident, he doubts his ability to protect the park and its many visitors. He certainly doesn’t relish the job of watching over an… Continue reading Book Review | The Road to Paradise by Karen Barnett

Christian Non-Fiction · Quattro's Corner: Reviews From A Middle Schooler's POV

A Kid’s Review of the NIV Kids’ Visual Study (Plus Mom’s Two Cents)

The NIV Kids’ Visual Study Bible, for ages 8–12, brings the Bible to life in four-color illustrated splendor. This study Bible includes a spectacular full-color interior featuring over 700 illustrations, photos, infographics, and maps on every page that visually represent key Bible information. Each page also features important facts located near the relevant verse. Intriguing… Continue reading A Kid’s Review of the NIV Kids’ Visual Study (Plus Mom’s Two Cents)

Special Features

What if WWII Came Today?
 by Eva Marie Everson

I sat across the table from my 80-something-year-old uncle in his impressive Atlanta-area home. “I would have given anything for a piece of chocolate,” he said with a laugh. We’d spent the last half hour talking about the stateside woes of World War II. “There was no chocolate?” I asked. “Not for us,” he said,… Continue reading What if WWII Came Today?
 by Eva Marie Everson

Children's Non-Fiction

Children’s Book Review: Reformation ABCs by Stephen J. Nichols

Reformation ABCs is a fun way for kids to learn about the places, things, events, people, books, and ideas that shaped this pivotal time in church history. Through whimsical illustrations and engaging storytelling, this book teaches kids that even though the Reformation occurred five hundred years ago, it isn’t just about people and places in the… Continue reading Children’s Book Review: Reformation ABCs by Stephen J. Nichols

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🇺🇸 Armed Forces Day: A Tribute to Those Who Serve by Author Dony Jay

  “These are the times that try men’s souls. The summer soldier and the sunshine patriot will, in this crisis, shrink from the service of his country; but he that stands it now, deserves the love and thanks of man and woman.” Thomas Paine wrote these words more than 240 years ago, yet they are… Continue reading 🇺🇸 Armed Forces Day: A Tribute to Those Who Serve by Author Dony Jay

Biblical Historical Fiction

Biblical Fiction Book Review: Wings of the Wind by Connilyn Cossette

Alanah, a Canaanite, is no stranger to fighting and survival. When her family is killed in battle with the Hebrews, she disguises herself and sneaks onto the battlefield to avenge her family. The one thing she never counted on was surviving. Tobiah, a Hebrew warrior, is shocked to find an unconscious, wounded woman among the… Continue reading Biblical Fiction Book Review: Wings of the Wind by Connilyn Cossette