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nerual452

my very original book blog *woot*

I'm a slow reader but I love books. I hope to read more every year. 30 Books this year!

Currently reading

The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes
Arthur Conan Doyle
Galatians for You: For Reading, for Feeding, for Leading
Timothy Keller
Life In A West German Town
Robin Sawers
Shepherding a Child's Heart
Tedd Tripp
Concise Theology
J.I. Packer
The Voyage of the Dawn Treader
C.S. Lewis, Pauline Baynes
Proverbs: The Tree of Life
Graeme Goldsworthy, Paul Barnett
Stirrings Of The Soul: Evangelicals And The New Spirituality
Michael Raiter
The Complete Sherlock Holmes Collection
Arthur Conan Doyle
Today
September
23
April 2014
03
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April 2014
02
reviewed: Mary Poppins
If I had read this as a child I'm sure I would have fallen in love with it. As it was I was very entertained but unable to lo...
Mary Poppins - Mary Shepard, P.L. Travers
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April 2014
1
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March 2014
23
reviewed: Battle Magic
I've never been as big a fan of the 'Circle' universe stuff as opposed to the 'Tortal' universe stuff. Across the board I fi...
Battle Magic - Tamora Pierce
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March 2014
12
reviewed: Transforming Grace: Living Confidently in God's Unfailing Love
If ever there were an all encompassing book on grace, apart from the bible itself, I would imagine that this would have to be...
Transforming Grace: Living Confidently in God's Unfailing Love - Jerry Bridges
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February 2014
24
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February 2014
13
reviewed: Darkfall Book 1 of the Legendsong
What must be a long time ago now I had a Borders voucher and wanted to get 'bang-for-buck' on an Isobelle Carmody book. I wa...
Darkfall - Isobelle Carmody
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January 2014
10
reviewed: Allegiant (Divergent, Book 3)
Allegiant is the 3rd (and final) book in a young adult dystopian series now making it's way into the cinema.  I started readi...
Allegiant  - Veronica Roth
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January 2014
07
reviewed: Pride and Prejudice (Modern Library Classics)
I've always loved the BBC mini series. I have watched it so many times - but I've always been put off reading the book for t...
Pride and Prejudice - Jane Austen, Anna Quindlen
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December 2013
26
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December 2013
20
reviewed: The Transfer: A Divergent Story
I've heard that the audio version for this book is quite good... I imagine it would be better than just reading the words. I...
Four: The Transfer: A Divergent Story - Veronica Roth
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December 2013
19
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December 2013
17
reviewed: Gospel-Powered Parenting: How the Gospel Shapes and Transforms Parenting
Gospel-Powered Parenting is the first parenting book I've read so I have little to compare it to. I turned to it in a state ...
Compiladores: princípios, técnicas e ferramentas - Alfred V. Aho, Avi Sethi, Jeffrey D. Ullman
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December 2013
11
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November 2013
23
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July 2013
01
reviewed: Faithfully Fit: A 40-Day Devotional Plan to End the Yo-Yo Lifestyle in Chronic Dieting
I love the principle of this book and the idea behind it and many of the ideas running through it. I love that it's meditati...
Faithfully Fit: A 40-Day Devotional Plan to End the Yo-Yo Lifestyle of Chronic Dieting - Claire Cloninger
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June 2013
01
reviewed: Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
My Aunty got me reading the Harry Potter books. At the time the first four had been released and I was on holidays in Townsv...
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone  - J.K. Rowling
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April 2013
1
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March 2013
1
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February 2013
13
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January 2013
17
reviewed: They Never Came Home (Laurel leaf suspense)
Well, I’m continuing my Lois Duncan bent by reading through the books that I don’t remember very well first. All I could rem...
They Never Came Home - Lois Duncan
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January 2013
13
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January 2013
07
reviewed: Just Do Something: A Liberating Approach to Finding God's Will
"We walk into the future in a God-glorifying confidence, not because the future is known to us but because it is known to God...
Just Do Something: A Liberating Approach to Finding God's Will - Kevin DeYoung
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January 2013
05
reviewed: Ransom
Ransom by Lois Duncan is the best book I've read this year (Get it? Because I've only read to books? Anyway...)The thing to...
Ransom - Lois Duncan
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January 2013
01
reviewed: Uglies (The Uglies)
Let me take a deep breath before I begin so this review doesn't turn into a long boring rant about everything I was disappoin...
Uglies  - Scott Westerfeld
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