Written by author Arran Francis, creator of multiple series for BBC's CBeebies Radio, Wombat & Jones: The Great Banana Mystery is a funny tale about friendship, problem-solving, and teamwork. Simple mistakes and jumping to conclusions can happen after all, but Wombat & Jones try their best to put it right and learn from them.
Want to Read Wednesday: The Pastor Wears a Skirt by Dorothy Nickel Friesen
Rev. Dorothy Nickel Friesen, an ordained Mennonite pastor, digs deep into the soul of a pastor with humor, pathos, and passion. Her memoir, a collection of short stories based on true events, visits the agony of bedside death, lost dreams, and angry parishioners who walk away from her leadership. She also shares the laugh-out-loud stories of weddings (a missing groom), rituals of deep meaning (with water from the Jordan River), and tension-filled advocacy for peace (on a military base).
Want to Read Wednesday: The Black Madonna- A Womanist Look at Mary of Nazareth by Courtney Hall Lee
This book considers the relationship between African American women and Mary of Nazareth. After examining the history of black American motherhood during slavery and beyond, this book then gives an overview of the existing views of Mary in both the church and the academy.
2019 Year Round Up: Books Related to Disability
.My name is Rebecca and I am a voracious reader. I am also a visually impaired writer and I love to support other authors with disabilities. On this blog, I make an effort to share information about books that include characters that have disabilities. Diverse representation in media is something about which I am incredibly… Continue reading 2019 Year Round Up: Books Related to Disability
Interview with Screenwriter William Osborne, Author of Jupiter’s Fire (#YA Historical Fiction)
Screenwriter William Osborne discusses his latest work of YA Historical Fiction, Jupiter's Fire. He shares about the difference between writing a novel and writing for the screen, his inspiration, and the research required to write historical fiction.
Brooke Bratz, author of Chronic Love, offers her own personal testimony regarding chronic illness and faith (Just Read Tours Blog Tour)
Brooke Bratz, author of the book Chronic Love, shares her own personal testimony about her journey with chronic illness has brought her closer to God.
Book Review: Naked Truths About Getting Book Reviews by Gisela Hausmann
Title: Naked Truths About Getting Book Reviews 2018 (Kindle Edition) Author: Gisela Hausmann Genre: Nonfiction/ "How To" Available on Kindle The irony that I am writing a book review for a book about getting book reviews is not lost on me. I discovered this author on Twitter and I was intrigued by the information she… Continue reading Book Review: Naked Truths About Getting Book Reviews by Gisela Hausmann
Author Interview: Spices & Seasons- Simple Sustainable Indian Flavors by Rinku Bhattacharya
I love food and I really enjoyed the opportunity to interview Rinku Bhattacharya about her latest book, Spices and Seasons!
Cover Reveal: Dinner in the Sky by Anne John-Ligali (Contemporary Romance)
Hello, Friends! My name is Beckie and I love to write. I am a voracious reader with a soft spot for genre fiction, especially sweet romance. That is why I was very interested when Rachel from Rachel's Random Resources invited me to take part in the cover reveal for the romance novel, The Dinner in… Continue reading Cover Reveal: Dinner in the Sky by Anne John-Ligali (Contemporary Romance)
Driving with a Disability: Infographic by Michael Leavy
Driving with a disability is a possibility for some members of the disability community! Just because someone has a disability does not meant that person is automatically unable to drive.