Category Archives: Book Reviews

Book Review: When She Was White

When She Was White: The Story Of A Family Divided By Race, by Judith Stone [Spoiler alert.] She never was white. This book is a strange case of a book written about a celebrity case of racial categorization from the … Continue reading

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Book Review: After Freedom: The Rise Of The Post-Apartheid Generation In South Africa

After Freedom: The Rise Of The Post-Apartheid Generation In South Africa, by Katherine S. Newman and Ariane De Lannoy Like many who have written on the recent history of South Africa [1], the authors come away from their story with … Continue reading

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Book Review: Penguins (Nature’s Children)

Penguins (Nature’s Children), by Lucia Raatma There is something fascinating about seeing the way that a variety of publishers feel the need to publish books about penguins because they are obviously a very popular animal. There are a lot of … Continue reading

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Book Review: Penguins (Seedlings)

Penguins (Seedlings), by Kate Riggs It is always entertaining, at least for me, to read books that are clearly geared to people who are almost four decades younger than I am, and this book is clearly an example of that. … Continue reading

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Book Review: Penguins (Animal Families)

Penguins (Animal Families), edited by Tim Harris Penguins are pretty uniformly loved animals. Not only are they attractive in the sense of looking very formally dressed and proper, but their quirky waddling and graceful swimming and generally adorable ways make … Continue reading

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Book Review: Prevail

Prevail: 365 Days OF Enduring Strength From God’s Word, by Susie Larson [Note: This book was provided free of charge by Bethany House Publishers in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own.] The devotional is … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Fire Of God’s Presence

The Fire Of God’s Presence: Drawing Near To A Holy God, by A.W. Tozer, compiled and edited by James L. Snyder [Note: This book was provided free of charge by Bethany House Publishers in exchange for an honest review. All … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Nations Rage

The Nations Rage: Prayer, Promise And Power In An Anti-Christian AGe, by David Sliker [Note: This book was provided free of charge by Chosen Books in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own.] The author … Continue reading

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Book Review: It Takes A Family

It Takes A Family: Conservatism And The Common Good, by Rick Santorum This book was an interesting read in many ways, but it is also an example of the way that politics can often pass a book by, and the … Continue reading

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Book Review: What Is Conservatism?

What Is Conservatism?, edited by Frank S. Meyer This book asks a great and obvious question, and the answer is, unsurprisingly, not very obvious. What is conservatism indeed? On what does it depend? The various essays in this book, which … Continue reading

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