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New Book Reviews

Jesus / by Anselm Grün; illustrated by Giuliano Ferri. 11.25.2014
Eerdmans Books for Young Readers ISBN 9780802854384 PRI Grades K-2 Rating: 5 The book Jesus relates the life, death, and More
  
Whatever You Grow Up to Be / by Karen Kingsbury; illustrated by Valeria Docampo. 11.24.2014
Zonderkidz ISBN 9780310716464 PRI Grades K-2 Rating: 5 A mother rejoices in her new baby son and wonders, at each More
  
In the Field of Grace / by Tessa Afshar. 11.21.2014
River North ISBN 9780802410979 Adult Rating: 4 In the Field of Grace is a fictionalized account of the biblical story More
  
Tables in the Wilderness: A Memoir of God Found, Lost, and Found Again / by Preston Yancey. 11.20.2014
Zondervan ISBN 9780310338826 Adult (College) Rating: 4 Tables in the Wilderness:A Memoir of God Found, Lost, and Found Again is More
  
Jesus / by Nancy I. Sanders. (Get to Know series) 11.19.2014
Zonderkidz ISBN 9780310745167MS     Grades 4-6    Rating: 4 Jesus by Nancy I. Sanders is part of the Get to Know series More
  
Rebels / by Jill Williamson. (The Safe Lands, 3) 11.18.2014
Blink     ISBN 9780310735779
HS     Grades 9-12     Rating: 5
Pre-publication copy reviewed Award-winning author Jill Williamson returns with Rebels, More

  
Electrical Wizard: How Nikola Tesla Lit Up the World / by Elizabeth Rusch; illustrated by Oliver Dominguez. 11.17.2014
Candlewick Press ISBN 9780763658557 INT Grades 2-6 Rating: *5 Born in Serbia, Nikola Tesla grows up with a great curiosity More
  
For Such a Time / by Kate Breslin. 11.14.2014
Bethany House ISBN 9780764211607 Adult Rating: 5 Set in 1944 at the transit camp of Theresienstadt in Czechoslovakia, For Such More
  
Nowhere to turn / by Lynette Eason. (Hidden Identity, 2) 11.13.2014
Revell ISBN 9780800722098 Adult Rating: 4 Lynette Easton continues her contemporary romantic suspense series with Nowhere to Turn, where a More
  
The Sentinels of Andersonville / by Tracy Groot. 11.12.2014
Tyndale House Publishers, Inc. ISBN 9781414359489 Adult Rating: 4 The inhumane conditions of Andersonville Prison, located in Georgia, caused the More
  
The War Within These Walls / by Aline Sax. 11.11.2014
Eerdmans Books for Young Readers ISBN 9780802854285 HS (Adult) Grades 9-12 Rating: 5 The War Within These Walls is based More
  
The Outcast / by Jolina Petersheim. 11.10.2014
Tyndale House ISBN 9781414379340 Adult Rating: 4 The Outcast, a contemporary retelling of The Scarlet Letter, is set in an More