What I’m Reading

What I’m Reading: Snow out of Season

Christy Brunke crafts a compelling debut novel in Snow out of Season and weaves two storylines together with skill. In the first storyline, which takes place during modern day, drama teacher Shannon Henry and her physics teacher husband Wade have recently lost their baby daughter to SIDS. Then Shannon discovers …

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What I’m Reading: Breeder by Casey Hays

Imagine your sole duty in life is to produce children for society, and you must spend your reproductive years breeding with a strange man. This is Kate’s plight in the dystopian novel, Breeder, by Casey Hays. The story begins on Kate’s sixteenth birthday, and she is facing the reality that …

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What I’m Reading: The Methuselah Project

If you’re looking for an exciting read, check out The Methuselah Project by Rick Barry. This novel is the story of World War II pilot Roger Greene. When Roger’s plane crashes inside of Germany, he’s taken captive. Nazi doctors perform a medical experiment that transforms Roger into a Methuselah man—a …

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What I’m Reading–Courtship in Crisis: The Case for Traditional Dating

So, as someone who has spent many years dating traditionally and occasionally wondering if I was doing something wrong, the premise of Thomas Umstattd Jr.’s book, Courtship in Crisis: The Case for Traditional Dating intrigued me. Once a proponent of courtship as promoted by the conservative Christian homeschool community, Umstattd learned …

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What I’m Reading: Angelhood

Nanette is a teenager overwhelmed by difficult circumstances. She dreams of studying theater, but her college of choice rejects her. Then, her best friend is killed in a car accident—that’s Nanette’s fault. Deciding the world will be better off without her, Nanette finds her mother’s gun, pulls the trigger, hears …

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What I’m Reading: Playing Saint

Pastor Parker Saint’s ministry empire is based on his catch phrase, “God is awesome, and so are you.” With a regular TV show and a new book about to be released, everything is going smoothly. However, an incident with an airline employee causes Parker legal trouble, and he makes a …

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