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Why I Don’t Accept Free Books from Publishers…and the One Time I Do!

Some of you may already know that I do not receive free books to review from Christian fiction publishers such as Tyndale or Bethany House, but I thought it might be interesting to share with you why that is! Before I get started, let me just mention-- in the spirit of kindness--that I'm in no… Continue reading Why I Don’t Accept Free Books from Publishers…and the One Time I Do!

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Dream Casting “Hidden Among the Stars”

Around the book-blogging community I've seen something called Dream Casting. Oh, don't worry-- it's not some sort of pagan bedtime ritual! If you haven't heard of it before, it's casting in the sense of choosing someone for an acting role. Basically, you take a novel or other work you would really like to see translated… Continue reading Dream Casting “Hidden Among the Stars”

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The One I Really Want to Love

Science fiction. Final frontiers, colorful characters, thrilling and imaginative challenges to overcome... I love it. But where's the Christian Science Fiction? I realize it's more difficult to write because so many of the common constructs of science fiction do not fit within a Biblical worldview, but it can be done. As a teen, for example,… Continue reading The One I Really Want to Love