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Michellekidwell

Michellekidwell

Joined February 2019

Reader, Author, Auntie Extraordinaire! Former Children Ministry Worker!
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Deadly Deceit | Natalie Walters
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Journalist Vivian DeMarco is a tenacious and independent journalist, she is back in Walton, Georgia for one reason only that is to do her job and get out.

After her boss unexpectedly dies under suspicious circumstances, Vivian‘s only hope for getting to the truth and to the next big story is Deputy Ryan Frost, the Small Town law enforcements lanky poster boy.

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The End of Hunger: Renewed Hope for Feeding the World | Cathleen Falsani, Jenny Eaton Dyer
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Since 1990, our generation and our nation has led the world in halving the number of people who live in extreme poverty around the world. We did this in spite of the population growth during this period of time. Cutting extreme poverty in half has alai cut extreme hunger in half. This is not only historic it is also epic.

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Ghoster | Jason Arnopp
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When she starts looking into his phone the trouble starts. Strange, phone calls with someone whispering from numbers she doesn‘t recognize. Unexplainable Scratch marks on the walls. And the sinking feeling that she‘s being watched.
Kate refuses to leave the apartment – she‘s not going anywhere until she‘s discovered what happened to Scott. But the deeper she dives into Scott‘s digital...

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Like, Follow, Kill | CARISSA ANN. LYNCH
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After the accident that killed her husband, Camilla Brown locked herself away from the world. Her only friends were the friends she had online. Camilla can follow anyone she likes in private. And Camilla likes a lot…

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Revenge | Gaynor Torrance
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No one is reported missing, no apparent motive, an d no suspects leads to an investigation that is far from easy, and definitely not straightforward.

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Ada Lovelace was a girl far ahead of her time. She used her incredible imagination to dream up technology that could have jump started the digital age nearly two hundred years ago. In facts she ends up writing what will become the world‘s first programming language.

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From ancient times people have believed that wine is imbued with spiritual meaning and can become a mediator between heaven and earth, evoking divine presence. The Greeks believed in the wine god Dionysius, the Romans in Bacchus, and the Etruscans in Fufluns. The Jews believe God Gabe them wine to give them glad hearts, while the Christmas Celebrate the Last Supper with bread and wine.

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One More River to Cross | Jane Kirkpatrick
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The year is 1844, two years before The Donner Party the Stevens-Murphy company left Missouri to become the first wagons to come into California through the Sierra Nevada Mountains, they were mostly Irish Catholics and were going to California in search of religious freedom and educated. They had a safe journey until October when they faced a heavy snowstorm and had to face difficult decisions.

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The Words between Us | Erin Bartels
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After receiving an eerily familiar book in the mail on the morning of her Fathers scheduled execution Robin is thrown back to the long-lost summer she met Peter Flynt, the perfect boy who ruined everything. That book a first edition of The Catcher in the Rye is soon followed by other books she and Peter shared nearly twenty years ago. One book arrives in the mail each day. But why would Peter be making contact after all these years?

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Sarah Breedlove who later reinvented herself and rebranded herself as Madam C.J Walker a forceful entrepreneur whose products still dominate the black hair care industry. Sarah was Ben on the same plantation her family had once been enslaved on, and she was the first child in her family to be born free. As a little girl Sarah learns the value of hard work. She cooks, she cleans, she picks cotton, she does laundry, and she babysits.

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Prairie Lotus | Linda Sue Park
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Hanna is a half Asian girl in the Heartland of America in the 1880‘s. She‘s new to town, and has to adjust to her new surroundings and with that comes to deal which means having to deal with the towns almost unanimous prejudice against Asians.

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Unscripted | Davis Bunn
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Danny and Megan just may end up finding redemption in one another. What they could not realize is that they may also be each others hope for love.

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We are reminded too that Eternal Life is found in knowing God. Eternal life is not separate from God, as if it were a gift given by him. Eternal life is him. We search for stability in our friendships but it is Jesus who is our stabilizer.

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In this imagined interview you run into the Ghost of Charles Dickens at the beloved Inn of Mr Pickwick while sheltering from a Summer downpour. While chatting you become swept away by his vigors, warmth and humanity feeling as if you‘ve known him all your life.

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Jesus declares It is Finished” is a bold declaration for us to make too. But how can we declare it is finished, when so much seems unfinished? This means that we live hope in two directions, both backwards and forwards. We long for the kingdom to come in fullness even though it has already come. And we trust that he (the good Lord) who began the good work In us, will complete it.

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If you are looking for an in-depth biography of Robert Stone by acclaimed novelist, long time friend and admirer of Robert Stone Maddison Smartt Bell. Bell Meticulously researched Child of Light leaving for an in-depth biography that is both intimate and objective. Child of is a rich and unsparing portrait of a complicated, charismatic, and haunted man and a sympathetic reading of his work that will help to secure Stone‘s place in literature....

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Seconds to Live | Susan Sleeman
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There is trouble though because she is under the care of US Marshall Taylor Mills and Sean is reluctant to work with the captivating marshal who knows his deepest secrets. The problem is Phantom claims he knows where the witness is hiding and tells them he will kill her. In order to stop the hacker Sean and Taylor must work through their person pain to help one another, before more minutes tick
by and another victim dies at the hands of a madman.

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Ileana‘s parents make the drastic decision to send Ileana to live with her grandparents, grandparents she had never met, far from the prying eyes of the secret police and their spies who could be any of the neighbors. But danger is never far away and Ileana soon finds herself having to tell the most important story of her life in order to save her family and her village.

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Miracle Girl | Jennifer Digiovanni
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Leanne Strongs hates June 8th even though it should be a day of celebration, fifteen years prior in June 8th Baby Leanne was miraculously healed from a spinal cord defect after her Mother prayed to a Religious Mystic who was elevated to Sainthood. Since Leanne‘s unexplained
cure, people by the thousands gather around her small town every year to celebrate her miracle. A miracle she does not remember but most of the time accepts as real.

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In the Warsaw Ghetto | Glenn Haybittle
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Ala Silberman was training to be a dancer when the Germans invaded Warsaw, they were forced into the Ghetto with almost a half a million Jews. Ala struggles with the feelings of guilt at her more privileged circumstances. But Ala‘s enigmatic teacher puts together a dance company with the intention of putting on a performance for the residence of the Ghetto.

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(Dis) Connected is a collection of poetry and short stories dealing with connections wrapped up in a most unique exercise in creative writing. Follow along as your favorite poets connect with each other, offering their poetry to the next person who then tells a story based on the concept presented to them.

I found the poems and Short Stories in this collection to be a unique and well written

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Destructive thoughts to often become an issue, the things we say or even think to say to ourselves can become dangerous. In this beautiful devotional for women will show us ways to take every thought captive.

Transformed is a devotional that shows the readers to change up those wrong ideas about prayers.

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The first person account tells of key events throughout Abby‘s early life in the form until the time when conditions got so bad, their family like so many others were forced to leave their homes and look for a better life outside of Oklahoma, it was The Great Depression and things were bad everywhere but in Oklahoma things were far worse, due to the horrific conditions brought on by the Dust Bowl.

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TAMBA, Child Soldier | Marion Achard
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At only eight years old Tamba Cisso was taken from his village and his family where he had lived and gone to school when he was taken away and forced to become a Child Soldier, at only eight he was forced to learn to kill, several years later he is forced to sit in front of a council telling of what he and other child soldiers.

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Fashioned by God is a thirty day devotional that combines faith with fashion tips, somehow managing to tie them together, in a relatable fashion. Each day offers a Bible Verse, Spiritual Lesson, Prayer as well as questions for your heart, actions from your wardrobe and style tips from a fashion icon.

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Latasha Morrison points out in Be the Bridge that when racial tensions are so high both outside the church and within it, it is important that we as Christians become the leaders in Reconciliation.

Be the Bridge is a power packed guide that helps readers deepen their understanding of historical factors and present realities...

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Rumi once said “Love speaks a thousand languages.”

Rumi who lived from 1207-1273 and was trained in Sufism, a mystic tradition within Islam, the Sufi order used dance and music as part of their Spiritual devotion.

Rumi‘s poetry has been popular with Contemporary Westerners because of the way it combines the sacred and the sensual, describing divine love in human terms.

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Make It the Same not only uncovers fundamental changes in both the production and distribution of literature, but it also argues the fact that these changes make it necessary for us to learn to study world literature in a way.

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In this book we read some of the Poignant True Stories of Victims of Georgia Tann‘s adoption Scandal, some of them learning the truth from Lisa Wingate‘s novel Before We Were Your‘s and we‘re reunited with their birth families.

Georgia Tann ran a Black Market Baby business out of The Tennessee Children‘s Home in Memphis from the 1920‘s to 1950‘s. More than 5000 Orphans tailored to the wishlist of Eager parents.

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Sword and Pen | Rachel Caine
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The future of The Great Library is in doubt, and only the unforgettable Characters in Ink and Bones can decide whether or not it is worth saving in this exciting series of adventures.

The former corrupt leadership of The Great Library has fallen. But now the archivist is plotting putting the corrupt leader back into position, and the library being under seige from outside empires and kingdoms, its future is uncertain…

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The Night of His Birth | Katherine Paterson
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Mary has just given birth to Jesus and she cannot contain her joy. While Joseph is sleeping she examines Jesus, his eyes, his tiny fingers, his hands, marveling in the fact that she gave birth to a son that was not her own, but was God‘s gift to mankind, God‘s own child.

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Rick Jordan a former Army Night Stalker usually has the camp for Foster Children to himself during the winter months, but not this time. Someone unwelcomed has visited the camp lately leaving a trail of blood.

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In this collection of Essays we discover that though Keah Brown loves herself now that was not always the case. She was born with Cerebral Palsy and at one time her greatest wishes were to be normal and to have a refuge from the steady stream of self hate that society had strengthened inside of her.

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This book Following Smith‘s Successful You Are What You Love shows us how Augustine can be a Spiritual Guide to us in the complicated world we live in. Augustine, says Smith, is the patron saint of restless hearts–a guide who has been there, asked our questions, and knows our frustrations and failed pursuits.

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Always Look Twice | Elizabeth Goddard
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Following the advice of her therapist, Homicide survivor Harper Reynolds traded in her career as a crime scene reporter opting for a more peaceful life, she decided to take pictures of the natural beauty surrounding her. Her hopes to have a life surrounded by the serenity of the outdoors are dashed when she inadvertently captures a murder being committed in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. She flees the scene in fear and ends up losing the camera.

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This book reminds us that in order to have a women‘s ministry there first must be leaders in place. We are reminded too that a leader is called into leadership by God. We are reminded too that the gift of Leadership is not to elevate ones self.

The role of women‘s ministry is vastly different now than it had been in the past.

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Investigator Gabriel Chavez has his cover blown by an aggressive reporter, there was a silver lining though, he was able to join the dive team, the downside though was the fact that the dive team captain was Anissa Bell, a woman who both fascinates and frustrates him.

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Lake Season | Denise Hunter
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Molly Bennett and her siblings find themselves having to pull together fulfill their parents‘ dream: turning their historic Bluebell, North Carolina home back into an inn after the unexpected loss of their parents to a tragic accident. This would be a temporary situation, three years at the most and then the siblings could get back to chasing their own dreams.

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To The Lions | Holly Watt
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Casey Benedict is a star reporter for the Post and she has infiltrated the lives of abd exposes the lies of countless politicians as well as power players! She used her network of contacts too slip into various identities for various situations, Casey is always ready to find the next big story no matter how dangerous.

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The Gryphon Heist | James R. Hannibal
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Tyler is more than he seems though, and Talia finds herself wondering if he is helping her or using her to access the CIA resources to pull off an epic heist for his own dark purposes?

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In this book we are reminded that food and our relationship too food is central to modern day life but food is not only central to modern day life, it has been central to life through history.

We are reminded too that Jesus used food to bring people together not only to feed bodies but to feed souls as well. We are encouraged too to feed not only the stomach but to feed hearts as well.

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In this book we are shown we are shown why it is so challenging to make and keep genuine friends as well as the importance of having those very type of friends. We are reminded too of the importance of being genuine and honest in our friendships, admitting our faults as well as our strengths.

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Under the Broken Sky | Mariko Nagai
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This beautifully told novel in verse tells us of twelve year old Natsu and the quiet farm life of her family in Manchuria near the Soviet Border, but when her parents are recruited into the Japanese Army Natsu and her little sister Cricket are left Orphaned and destitute.

In an act of desperation and in hopes of keeping Cricket Alive Natsu sells her sister to a Soviet Family....

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The poetic prescriptions and words of advice in this book are made for those moments when we need them most. These poems are great for anything from general glumness to news overload, from infatuation to loosing the spark! These poems can help you through whatever it is you are facing!

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Your Battle Belongs to the Lord, Meyer explains that though some of our problems may be a result of a person‘s choices and circumstances others are from the spiritual realm.

This book points out too that we should choose our thoughts carefully because they ultimately become the blueprint for our lives.

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In this book their origins are revealed in a new light. As part of a medieval world war that stretched all the way from Asia to Europe. At its centre was an ancient empire –Byzantium.

The story of the Crusades is told for the first time as a single linked narratives the three linked events that changed the course of history As part of a medieval world war that stretched from Asia to Europe. At its centre was an ancient empire – Byzantium.

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In this book we are reminded that God is Closer Than You Think even on the time find help and hope for times when it‘s hard to wait on God.

Sometimes it seems to us that God is taking longer to answer your prayers. Have you taken matters into your own hands and ended up making the situation worse.

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The Melody of the Mulberries | Tonya Jewel Blessing
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Mercy returns to the Holler of Big Creek, ready and well armed to reenter the life of Ernst. But he has found a new romantic attraction. No matter, Mercy has brought along her own spiritual tools and a special friend who guides her way around this inconvenience.

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Edith Nesbit was the fifth child of Sarah and John Nesbit was born on August.15.1858. When Edith was only eleven she began to write poetry.

Edith Nesbit is considered to be the first modern writer for Children and the inventor of the children‘s adventure story.

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Farah Rocks Fifth Grade | Susan Muaddi Darraj
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Farah and her best friend Allie Liu are getting excited about turning in their applications for the Magnet Academy where they both want to attend sixth grade. After a new girl Dana Denver shows up in school and begins bullying Farrah‘s little brother Samir, Farah‘s world is turned upside down. Farah begins to question her decision in leaving Harbortown Elementary/Middle School so she begins purposely doing poorly in classes.