A few days ago I wrote a post about reading trends – do you or have you read a book more than once? My general answer was “no” with the […]
My God and My All, The Life of Saint Francis of Assisi, shares the drastic decision Francis of Assisi made when he declared he would dedicate his life to Christ and forsake a life of leisure and family fortune. It takes you on the road Saint Francis traveled as he discovered his purpose in Christ and as he realized what living in His image meant.
Reading The Surprising Imagination of C.S. Lewis will give the reader a new level of understanding of the different topics Lewis wrote about. It will open the mind of the reader and give them a deeper appreciation of Lewis’s writing style. As a fan of Lewis, I felt Jerry Root and Mark Neal gave me a treasure by exposing the gems Lewis inserted into his stories and letters.
Science Fiction isn’t a genre I am familiar with – except for Star Trek. I am not a reader of SciFi unless it is Star Trek related, so reading this novel was a difference experience for me. When reading a fiction, mystery, or suspense, all these genres have something in common; they are about our world and describe objects I am familiar with. Not so with Out of the Silent Planet.
I was excited to receive this book. When growing up, I remember watching the old Pippi Longstocking movies so when I found out the author of Rasmus and the Vagabond […]