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🐦🌱 "The Nature of Small Birds" (2021) 🌱🐦 - Book Review

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  MY REVIEW   Paperback: 368 pages Publisher: Revell (July 6, 2021) Language: English ISBN-10: 0800739337 ISBN-13: 978-0800739355 ⬅ ️ Click Photo for Purchase Information     “ In 1975, three thousand children were airlifted out of Saigon to be adopted into Western homes. When Mindy, one of those children, announces her plans to return to Vietnam to find her birth mother, her loving adopted family is suddenly thrown back to the events surrounding her unconventional arrival in their lives.   Though her father supports Mindy's desire to meet her family of origin, he struggles privately with an unsettling fear that he'll lose the daughter he's poured his heart into. Mindy's mother undergoes the emotional rollercoaster inherent in the adoption of a child from a war-torn country, discovering the joy hidden amid the difficulties. And Mindy's sister helps her sort through relics that whisper of the effect the trauma of war has had on their family--but al

πŸ’πŸ’§πŸΊ "Lavender Tears" (Mary of Bethany #1) (2021) πŸΊπŸ’§πŸ’ - Blog Tour

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  Welcome to the Blog Tour for Lavender Tears by Sondra Cunningham, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours ! ABOUT THE BOOK Title: Lavender Tears Author: Sondra Cunningham Release Date:  March 12, 2021 Genre: Christian Historical Biblical Women's Fiction The strength to rise again and again is not for the faint of heart. Like each new sunrise, Mary of Bethany's journey required an inner strength and faith that would permeate through the darkness of life's unexpected tragedies.  When her hopes and dreams came crashing down around her, Mary's life began to spin, seemingly, out of control. What she couldn't see, was that God, the faithful potter, was shaping her life into a valuable vessel. One mended and filled with the pure gold of the Father's love and destined for a unique purpose.  Held together by the sweet and calming scent of lavender and the memories of her mother's garden, Mary journeys on, learning how to defeat the night and radiate like the no

πŸŽ„❄️πŸ”️ "A Christmas in the Alps" (2021) πŸ”️❄️πŸŽ„ - Book Review

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MY REVIEW Hardcover:  176 pages Publisher:  Revell (September 7, 2021) Language:  English           ISBN-10:  0800739337 ISBN-13:  978-0800739331 ⬅️ Click Picture for Purchase Information “ After a time of heartache and loss, Simone Winthrop discovers a tantalizing letter from her French great-grandmother, which seems to suggest that she is heir to a family treasure. Ever practical, Simone assumes the claim is baseless, but her best friend encourages her to find out for sure. Despite her deep-rooted fear of flying, Simone boards a jet to travel to Paris at Christmastime to uncover the truth. During the long flight, Simone meets the charming Kyle Larsson, who's on his way to France to become an apprentice clockmaker. Though they abruptly part ways, an unexpected rendezvous in the French Alps at Simone's family's clock factory may lead to the discovery of the family treasure . . . and so much more. ” Thank you in advance to the publisher, Revell (a division of Baker Books),

πŸ’₯πŸš“ "Hostile Intent" (Danger Never Sleeps #4) (2021) πŸš“πŸ’₯ - Book Review

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MY REVIEW   Series:  Danger Never Sleeps (Book #4) Paperback:  320 pages Publisher:  Revell (August 3, 2021) Language:  English ISBN-10:   0800729374 ISBN-13:  979-0800729370 ⬅️  Click Picture for Purchase Information “ Ava Jackson entered the military shortly after high school, but her mother's illness has forced her to request an early discharge. She already lost her father while deployed, and there's no way she's going to let her mother die alone. But after a visit to the nursing facility where her mother lives, Ava is attacked walking back to her car. Fortunately, FBI Special Agent Caden Denning arrives in time to help fight off her attacker. Caden reveals to Ava that she may hold the key to the murders of three families, and he needs her help before anyone else is harmed. The hits show a pattern, and clearly the killer has an agenda. But if Caden and Ava can't discover what it is, Ava may be next on the hit list. ” Thank you in advance to the publisher, Revell

🏝️⛴️🦞 "Beyond the Tides" (Prince Edward Island Shores #1) (2021) 🦞 ⛴️ 🏝️ - Book Review

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    MY REVIEW   Series:  Prince Edward Island Shores (Book #1) Paperback: 336 pages Publisher: Revell (August 3, 2021) Language: English ISBN-10: 0800737377 ISBN-13: 978-0800737375 ⬅️  Click Photo for Purchase Information   “ When Meg Whitaker's father decides to sell the family's lobster-fishing business to her high school nemesis, she sets out to prove she should inherit it instead. Though she's never had any interest in running the small fleet--or even getting on a boat due to her persistent seasickness--she can't stand to see Oliver Ross take over. Not when he ruined her dreams for a science scholarship and an Ivy League education ten years ago.    Oliver isn't proud of what he did back then. Angry and broken by his father walking out on his family, he lashed out at Meg--an innocent bystander. But owning a respected fishing fleet on Prince Edward Island is the opportunity of a lifetime, and he's not about to walk away just because Meg wants