Books

Chivalrous – Review (Sleiman)

Chivalrous is the second book in the Valiant Hearts series by Dina L. Sleiman, with the first being Dauntless. Gwendolyn Barnes is a child of title, her father being the noble, but ruthless Baron Barnes of North Britannia. She is now 16 years old, and without a husband. Though she should...

Passover Resources for Christians

Many of you know that although I am a Christian, I have a deep passion for Judaism, and Jewish people in general. This week is Passover; where Jews celebrate the Exodus and how God “passed over” their firstborn during the plagues of Egypt. The holiday lasts eight days...

A Cry From Egypt (Auer) – Review

A Cry from Egypt by Hope Auer is a Christian fictional novel about a young girl’s experience through the Exodus and the Passover. Young Hebrew Jarah has been a slave all her life. As she grows older and begins questioning her hope and beliefs, Moses comes, and demands Pharaoh let...

100 Historical Books For Kids: Grades K-4

History should never be boring! Here is a list of 100 quality historical books for kids, reviewed. I have read most of them, and the ones I haven’t, they look really good and I feel comfortable recommending them. I tried to include a mixture of well-known classics, with many of...

The Kite Runner (Hosseini) – Review

“For you, a thousand times over!”  I read The Fault in Our Stars before The Kite Runner and I found it [TFIOS] pretty shallow, and I didn’t feel I got anything out of it. I normally read a WWII book (my favorite time period) after I read a bad book, but instead began The Kite Runner...