Penny Watkins

Reviewer Penny Watkins: Penny is a Registered Nurse and specializes in Clinical Informatics. She is also a wife, mom, grandma, activist, coffee lover, cat owner and book addict. Faith and family are her priorities and reading is her second favorite activity. (Sleeping is #1--in my spare time.) She agrees with Margaret Mead: "Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has."

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Author: Leonard Sweet

Publisher: David C. Cook

ISBN: 978-4347-6474-4

Author: Stephen W. Smith

Publisher: David C. Cook

ISBN: 978-1-4347-6472-0

Author: Fritz Kling

ISBN: 978-1-4347-6484-3

Every Christian leader will benefit from reading this book

Author: Reneau Peurifoy MA.
ISBN: 978-0-929437-16-3

In his most recent book, Reneau Peurifoy sheds much-needed light on the problem of human emotion. He brings a rational blend of theology and scientific psychology to explain why God gave us emotions.

Author: Kathy Herman
ISBN: 978-1-4347-6785-1

The Last Word is exceptional. The characters come off as real people living in the real world, trying to figure how to live life as a Christian. They don’t always get it “right.” They make mistakes, deceive themselves and others, make harsh judgments, live in denial, think ugly thoughts and do sinful things

Author: Karen Boes Oman
Illustrator: Marilyn Brown
ISBN-10: 1449961592
ISBN-13: 978-1449961596

Gifts of the Heart, by Karen Boes Oman, is a treasure. It’s a wonderful story about giving rather than getting

Author: Brian Cohen
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 978-1-4401-5025-8

Cohen has a great story to tell in his first novel. As his writing matures, I believe we will see some very good literature from him. Cohen is not a John Grisham or a Jane Austen. He is Brian Cohen, a writer who has found his own unique voice. I’m looking forward to his next novel, and the one after that

Author:  Don Cousins
ISBN: 978-1-4347-6808-7

This is an excellent book for those who want to grow deeper spiritual roots

Author: Christine Eisner
ISBN: 978-0-9842282-0-1

This is a book about home design, but not the way we usually think of it. Yes, we want to create a beautiful space, but Comfort Living goes beyond that. It shows how to create a safe and nurturing space, a place where we and our families can simply be, a sanctuary in the midst of very busy lives

Author: Fred Tribuzzo
ISBN: 978-160844-014-6

St Nick is an interesting twist on a familiar old tale. It’s worth reading even if only to remind us that the future is not predetermined and that change is always possible.

Author: Mike Mason
ISBN: 978-1-4347-6526-0

The Blue Umbrella (and the books that will follow it) is an excellent example of the genre. Kids will enjoy the series immensely, and so will their parents

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