Teaser Tuesday 1/27/15


Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along! Just do the following: • Grab your current read • Open to a random page • Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page • BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! […]

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A Slight Change in Plans


I had meant for A.D. 30 to be the last book I read in 2014. I didn’t get to it before the year ended, and so it became my first of 2015. I’m taking that as a sign. I enjoyed this book so much. It encouraged my faith, and reminded me just how much I […]

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A.D. 30 by Ted Dekker


     Set in the deserts of the ancient Near East, A.D. 30 follows Maviah, the daughter of a powerful Bedouin sheik. An outcast from birth, Maviah lives the life of a slave until her people are attacked by a vicious enemy, and she is called upon to protect them. On her journey she has Saba, a skilled […]

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Teaser Tuesday 1/6/15


Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along! Just do the following: • Grab your current read • Open to a random page • Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page • BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! […]

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One Word 365 (2015)


     The purpose of One Word 365 is to put aside the usual New Year’s resolutions that we never seem to keep. Instead, you pick one word. Just one word that you want to spend the year focusing on and living out… whatever that may mean for you, personally. My word this year is LOVE. […]

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Red Rain by R. L. Stine


     Most of us know R. L. Stine for his Goosebumps series, which scared us as children. Red Rain is Stine’s first adult novel. The story follows Lea Sutter, a travel writer who finds herself on a small island in the middle of a massive storm that leaves the island completely devastated. As she goes […]

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