Book Reviews


Book Reviews | Dec. 13 2017

Book Review — The Christmas Code: Daily Devotions Celebrating the Advent Season

O.S. Hawkins. Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 2017. 60 pp. (Small Paperback). You may remember O.S. Hawkins from “The Joshua Code.” I did and was... [READ MORE]

Book Reviews | Dec. 13 2017

Book Review — ’Twas the Evening of Christmas

Glenys Nellist, Author; Elena Selivanova, Illustrator. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 2017. 30 pp. (Large Hardback). You can probably guess a lot... [READ MORE]

Book Reviews | Dec. 13 2017

Book Review — The Christmas Blessing

Melody Carlson. Grand Rapids, MI: Revell, 2017. 167 pp. (Paperback). I have reviewed a Melody Carlson book every Christmas since I began doing... [READ MORE]

Book Reviews | Nov. 15 2017

Book review — Whole Living in a Broken World

Charles W. Davis. Columbus, GA: Brentwood Christian Press, 2016. 160 pp. (Paperback). Author Charles Davis maintains that the world is broken,... [READ MORE]

Book Reviews | Nov. 15 2017

Book review — Waiting for a Song in the Night: The Trauma of Pastoral Termination

Eli Landrum. Cleveland, TN: Parson’s Porch Books, 2016. 101 pp. (Paperback). This is not the first book on pastoral termination I have reviewed... [READ MORE]

Book Reviews | Nov. 15 2017

Book review — A Life Beyond Amazing: 9 Decisions That Will Transform Your Life Today

David Jeremiah. Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 2017. 256 pp. (Paperback). The way I see it, a David Jeremiah book is like a Junior Hill book — all... [READ MORE]

Book Reviews | Sep. 6 2017

Book review — All Summer Long: A San Francisco Romance

All Summer Long: A San Francisco Romance Melody Carlson. Grand Rapids, Michigan: Revell, 2016. 320 pp. (Paperback). I try not to review too many... [READ MORE]

Book Reviews | Aug. 30 2017

Book review — The Story of Reality

Reviewed by Martine Bates Fairbanks Greg Koukl. Grand Rapids, Mich.: Zondervan, 2017. 189 pp. (Paperback). Before I even write the first sentence... [READ MORE]

Book Reviews | Aug. 30 2017

Book review — Baptist Revival: Reaffirming Baptist Principles in Today’s Changing Church Scene

Reviewed by Martine Bates Fairbanks Dan Nelson. North Fort Myers, Fla.: Faithful Life Publishers, 2016. 124 pp. (Paperback). Pastor Dan Nelson... [READ MORE]

Book Reviews | Aug. 2 2017

Book Review — 30 Days of Hope for Strength in Chronic Illness

Reviewed by Martine Bates Fairbanks Elizabeth Evans. Birmingham: New Hope Publishers, 2016. 140 pp. (Paperback). We all need hope; those who... [READ MORE]