Book Reviews

Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy | Book Review

Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy | Book Review

  I suddenly resolved to write a review on this book but then thought, “How on earth do I expect to sum up the wealth of information I received from this book in one small post?”   What I have written here could hardly even […]

The Best Swashbuckler Books Ever!

Books are the doorways to knowledge, the enabling of greater understanding, the point toward a more learned person. And besides all that, they can be just plain fun. Obviously some people don’t believe that. So a heads up if you are one of those people, […]

Nancy Drew, Legendary Sleuth

“Nancy recalled that it was sometimes possible to pick a lock with a wire. She removed a bobby pin from her hair…”    [Book 1, pg 112] Nancy Drew has been an iconic figure in both literature and film for quite some time now. She […]

Not My Will (1946), by Francena H. Arnold – Book Review

My own lovely, worn copy from 1980 Eleanor Stewart’s parents knew early on that their lovely child had a strong will but they trusted God would help them raise her to use that strength for His service. Only their sudden death puts a stop to […]

Book Review #2 – Lion of Babylon, book One in the Marc Royce Adventures

SynopsisAfter the death of his wife, Marc Royce, former CIA agent, just tries to make it from one day to the next as an accountant. But when his old boss comes to visit, Marc finds out that his best friend and someone else, both CIA […]

Book Review #1: Gold of Kings, Storm Syrrell Adventure Series, Book One

Synopsis: Storm Syrrell is young woman with a passion for art and antiques just like her grandfather, and when she gets a job at her grandfather’s well-known business in Palm Beach she feels she has found her niche. But then her grandfather suddenly fires her […]