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August 13, 2019

Here are all of the books we've reviewed that were published August 13, 2019. You can also view all of the books we've reviewed that were published anytime in August 2019.

Book Review

God Creates a Snake

by Rebecca Monterusso

"God Creates a Snake" is a subtle and humorous tale that humanizes God as fallible. Charles Peterson’s humorous picture book "God Creates a Snake" jokes about expectations and reality, excitement and disappointment; it proves that... Read More

Book Review

I See You

by Jeremiah Rood

The real question posed by Terence Lester’s thoughtful, inspirational Christian book "I See You" is whether we are willing to see ourselves in the faces of the poor and forgotten. Lester’s work succeeds both at comforting the... Read More

Book Review

Claiming T-Mo

by Peter Dabbene

Eugen Bacon’s novel "Claiming T-Mo" is a family saga of love and magic cast in an interplanetary setting. Told across a grand, multi-generational timescale, the story begins with Novic, a priest who disobeys the accepted tradition of... Read More

Book Review

Jump!

by Pallas Gates McCorquodale

Get ready to spring into action with this little board book with big energy. One creature after another stretches and flexes while spreading their wings, paws, flippers, and claws to show off their high—or maybe not so high—jumping... Read More

Book Review

Trini's Big Leap

by Pallas Gates McCorquodale

Trini is bold, jumping and twirling in bright yellow boots, a floral sundress, and crimson cape. But her confidence is shaken when her attempts to build a block castle all fall flat. With a little help from friends, Trini discovers the... Read More

Book Review

Moonlocket

by Karen Rigby

Peril and Victorian steampunk meld in Peter Bunzl’s winsome middle grade novel, "Moonlocket". Lily, her mechanical fox Malkin, and their friend, Robert, return for a personal mission that highlights London’s old-world mystique. Jack... Read More

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