Once Upon a Winter Wonderland (Book Review)

Note: This book is part of an anthology, and the first fiction anthology that I have reviewed. For that reason, this review will look a little bit different than usual. I’m going to start with general notes for the collection as a whole, then do some additional story-specific commentary. What I Liked Once Upon aContinue reading “Once Upon a Winter Wonderland (Book Review)”

Perfectly Suited (Book Review)

Personal Connection After reading The Ink of Elspet, by the same author, I was delighted when Peabody offered me a review copy of Perfectly Suited. While I enjoyed the children’s book, I was completely blown away by Perfectly Suited. The Lord ministered to me strongly through this book, and I believe the message would ministerContinue reading “Perfectly Suited (Book Review)”

The Year of the Bear (Book Review)

Scripture Connection This is love: not that we loved God, but that He loved us and sent His Son as an atoning sacrifice for our sins. 1 John 4:10 Spiritual Themes Forgiveness is central to the plot line. Something I really appreciate, in the discussion about forgiveness, is that Lanzo strongly emphasizes the truth thatContinue reading “The Year of the Bear (Book Review)”