Tag: Tyndale Blog Network

Dec 04
Review: Tora Fright Patches Things Up by Tracey Madder

Review: Tora Fright Patches Things Up by Tracey Madder

Title: Tora Fright Patches Things Up Publisher: Tyndale Publish Date: November 7, 2017 ISBN: 978-1496408723 Source: Tyndale Blog Network Pages: 32 Rating: 5 Stars Purchase: Amazon About The Book Tora’s prize-winning ceramic armadillo has been broken by her little brother! How can she ever forgive him? By asking God for help! Tora learns that God is always willing to help us forgive others when we ask him. Children and their parents alike will fall in love with the Frights. This funny and endearing family of monsters will teach kids the importance of talking to God first when they are afraid, when things go wrong, or when they need guidance for making good choices. And they will learn that God always answers prayer. My Thoughts What a wonderful book for young children who have siblings. I loved this book, and while my children are older now, I so wish I had had this book when they were younger. This book is well written by the talented hands of Tracey Madder and is full of eye catching color and characters to really grab the attention of your young ones. Tora Fright’s story of forgiveness is a wonderful message for kiddos and adults… Read more »

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Feb 22
Book Review: Deployed by Mel Odom

Book Review: Deployed by Mel Odom

Title: Deployed Series: Called To Serve,#1 Author: Mel Odom Publisher: Tyndale House Publishers Sub-Genre: Christian Thriller Length: 416 pages Rating: 4 stars Available at: Amazon | B&N ADD TO GOODREADS Lance Corporal Bekah Shaw joined the United States Marine reserves to help support herself and her son when her ex-husband, Billy Roy, decided they were no longer his responsibility. But when her team is activated and sent to Somalia on a peacekeeping mission, Bekah struggles with being separated from her son and vows to return safely. Once a successful Somalian businessman, Rageh Daud has lost everything. Determined to seek revenge on the terrorists who killed his wife and son, he teams up with a group of thieves, killers, and others displaced by war. Despite his better judgment, Daud becomes the protector of a young orphaned boy—who becomes a pawn between the warring factions. To defeat the terrorists and bring peace to the region, Bekah and her team must convince Daud that they are on the same side.

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Jun 30
Book Review: 7 Hours by Various Authors

Book Review: 7 Hours by Various Authors

7 Hours Various Authors Tyndale House Publishers June 22,2012 617 pages Amazon provided by Tyndale Blog Network RBM’s Disclaimer 5/5 Books In this collection of seven full-length novellas, seven writers come together to tackle the questions of life, death, and time as we know it. Each author has taken the same concept, featuring a mysterious central character, and spun their own story. Stories include: Rearview, Escapement, Teardrop, Recollection, Whole Pieces, All of Our Dreams, and The Last Night of Alton Webber. 7 Stories. 7 Writers. 7 Hours.

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Apr 10
Book Review: Courageous by Randy Alcorn

Book Review: Courageous by Randy Alcorn

Courageous Randy Alcorn Tyndale House Publishers August 1,2011 392 pages Amazon|B&N|DeeperShopping provided by Tyndale Blog Network RBM’s Disclaimer 3/5 Books From the creators of Fireproof comes an inspiring new story about everyday heroes who long to be the kinds of dads that make a lifelong impact on their children. As law enforcement officers, Adam Mitchell, Nathan Hayes, and their partners willingly stand up to the worst the world can offer. Yet at the end of the day, they face a challenge that none of them are truly prepared to tackle: fatherhood. While they consistently give their best on the job, good enough seems to be all they can muster as dads. But they’re quickly discovering that their standard is missing the mark. They know that God desires to turn the hearts of fathers to their children, but their children are beginning to drift farther and farther away from them. Will they be able to find a way to serve and protect those who are most dear to them? When tragedy hits home, these men are left wrestling with their hopes, their fears, their faith, and their fathering. Can a newfound urgency help these dads draw closer to God . …. Read more »

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