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Love Protects by Julia David – Book Review, Preview

Love Protects by Julia David – Book Review, Preview

by Phyllis Helton
August 22, 2019
Book Reviews

Author Julia David tackles difficult topics in her Leaving Lennhurst series. In Love Protects, after being abused and cheated on, Anna has been thrown out of her home. Will has endured prejudice because of his Native American heritage and is burdened with the care of his younger siblings, including a sister, […]




Songs of Salvation – Bethany Turner

Songs of Salvation – Bethany Turner

Have you ever taken an enneagram test? I resisted for the longest time. Not for any real reason—it’s not like I had anything against it. The truth is, I just didn’t understand it. (Truth is, I’m still not sure I do.) Myers-Briggs I could get behind. That makes sense to […]