The Bond Of Love
Paw Prints by Morgan J Muir is a beautiful
simple picture book about the death of a pet.
The book is beautifully illustrated. The
pictures provide an ideal starting place for a discussion about loss with our
The reader can ‘feel’ the loss and the gap left
behind by a beloved pet dog. Grief leaps from the pages.
Simple text helps even the very young
understand the message. Each page provides chances to discuss the action and
The Gift Of Love
Love Finds A Way by Jae Blessing is a delightful Christian short
story and the second story in the Jubilee Series but can be read as a
It is a story about the love of
God and His faithfulness at all
times. Things happen in life that hurt but God never lets us face them alone.
The story reveals how God gives a gift of love.
There is more to life than just
work. We do need to earn a living but when work takes over and is our main
focus, we have a problem. The story discusses this and shows how a character
receives a wake-up call.
Simple But Powerful
Will God Still Find Me? By Vikki Walton is a delightful picture book based on Romans 8:39 “neither height
nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from
the love of God that is in Christ Jesus our Lord.”
The book has simple rhymes backed up with
repetition. Its message is simple and clear, providing a perfect starting point
for a discussion about God’s love.
A Warm Welcome
Rachel’s Pudding Pantry by Caroline Roberts is a deliciously
wonderful feel-good contemporary offering. It will warm your heart and soul.
The novel is a real assault on
all your senses, with much of the action around puddings. The reader can almost
‘taste’, ‘smell’ and ‘see’ the delicacies. My taste buds were awakened as I read. It is very pleasing to have
recipes included at the back of the book.
The characters are as warm and welcoming as the
kitchen they cook in. The majority are female with the nurturing touch that
wraps around the reader. The characters are multi-generational as three
generations try to recover from a tragedy.
Much of the action is set on a Northumberland
farm. Comprehensive descriptions enable the reader to ‘walk’ through the