Monday, December 9, 2019

Review: "Stay" by Catherine Ryan Hyde



You know how sometimes you finish a book and don't know what to say about it except that everyone should read it? That's me right now!

Saturday, December 7, 2019

Review: "Christmas Jars" (2019 film)


At this time of the year, my TV and movie viewing consists almost solely of Christmas movies and specials. So when I was given the opportunity to review Christmas Jars, which aired on BYU TV last weekend and also released on DVD, I jumped at the chance!

Friday, December 6, 2019

Review: "Misleading Miss Verity" by Carolyn Miller


I'm so glad that Carolyn Miller seems to be a quick writer—as soon as I finish one of her books, I'm ready to pick up the next!

Review: The Beautiful Word Coloring Bible for Girls



Christmas seems like the perfect time to give someone a new Bible (at least Christmas is when I received all of my new Bibles as a kid!), and The Beautiful Word Coloring Bible for Girls is perfect for that girl who enjoys coloring!

Saturday, November 30, 2019

Review: "The End of the Magi" by Patrick W. Carr


As we approach Christmas, we often think of Jesus' birth, of Mary and Joseph, of the angels, and even of the shepherds. But what of the magi? I admit I don't often think of them—except to insist that the wise men in my nativity set must remain separate from the rest because they didn't show up until Jesus was a toddler.

Patrick W. Carr's The End of the Magi shines a fictional light on these mysterious men and helps the reader see the Christmas story in a new way.

Tuesday, November 26, 2019