Manned and Unmanned Flights to the Moon

Space has long been a topic I have enjoyed. I like space in general, but missions to explore around Earth and the moon are specifically interesting to me. Since I won’t be able to do anything like that personally, seeing the experiences and pictures from others that have done it are great to see. This […]

Cabinet of Curiosities

There are a lot of things that we don’t realize happen. Coincidences, inventions, stories of survival, and others events that are incredible, but never hit the mainstream. This book is full of those events. Aaron Mahnke has compiled the stories behind a wide variety of accomplishments and bizarre occurrences. I was intrigued by how people […]

The Illustrated Bible Story by Story

Sometimes it is difficult to picture the places and events in the Bible. Most of us are separated by time and distance, so we may not fully understand what the times and areas were like. The Illustrated Bible Story by Story helps with that by providing pictures and background information that allows readers to get […]

The Trace

The Trace takes a new route in superhero stories. Ella Kepler suddenly realizes that she is not normal and is thrust into a world she had been born for. Through it all, she must come to terms with her past, present, and future. The plot has a good mix of action and slower times that […]

After It’s Over

Following the lock-down and shortages during COVID, this book takes the aftermath down a different path that forces mankind to make the decision to either help one another or take what they need by force. Reece was able to escape the cities before things got bad and he found a place that he could live. […]

Defiant Joy

While Christians have plenty to be joyful about, there are times that we misunderstand what joy is. It is often used as a synonym for happiness, so when bad times hit, we think that we’re failing because we’re not happy. Jennifer Michelle Greenberg seeks to dispel that in Defiant Joy by sharing what joy actually […]

Challenger

I was too young to know anything about the Challenger tragedy when it occurred. I learned about it in school, but it wasn’t in any great detail. While I was still young, space became one of my favorite topics, and Challenger had a place in that, even if I didn’t know much about it. When […]

The Pilgrim’s Progress for the 21st Century

The Pilgrim’s Progress is a classic work that shows an example of living as a Christian and facing the challenges of the world. David Harakal brings the story into modern times with The Pilgrim’s Progress for the 21st Century. The overall themes are still intact, as are the challenges that the Pilgrim family face on […]

Pilgrims of Stone and Saber

Pilgrim has been given the responsibility of the Lodestone. With that comes challenges and danger, both to which she must learn how to deal with. Pilgrim endures problems while being guided by the Lodestone to a goal that she does not know. Though surrounded with fantasy elements, there are many illustrations that are familiar Christian […]

The Bible Atlas

We are years removed from the events recorded in the Bible. It can be hard to connect what we read with the areas involved. The Bible Atlas works to help bridge that gap. It is filled with colorful pictures and illustrations that allow readers to see what the Bible passages are talking about. Maps are […]