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Romance novel identifies knowing self as most important step in discovering happiness

Romance novel identifies knowing self as most important step in discovering happiness

Attractions are always hampered by baggage, the hurts buried deep in our souls that rise up when life gets bumpy. Insecurities raise their ugly heads, and if people don’t mentally stop such thoughts, they spiral out of control and lead us where we don’t want to go. As it affects us in real life, so…

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Wings of the Wind beautifully written, leaves deep impression

Wings of the Wind beautifully written, leaves deep impression

I loved Wings of the Wind, the third novel in Connilyn Cossette’s Out of Egypt series, published by Bethany House. I enjoyed the first two in the series, as well, but the main characters Alanah and Tobiah captured my heart in a different way. I loved watching this couple transform from enemies to intimate friends.…

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Connilyn Cossette is talented new author

Connilyn Cossette is talented new author

Do you enjoy historical fiction? Ever tried Biblical fiction? I discovered this new author through some book blurbs which interested me, and although I hadn’t read this genre before, I became hooked by these engaging stories. Connilyn Cossette weaves gripping tales set in Egypt prior to and soon after the Exodus with Moses. From the…

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Romance novel addresses true beauty

Romance novel addresses true beauty

Outward beauty is praised in our culture. Skin products, clothes, diet plans, and exercise programs are among the many items used to bombard us with what some call beauty. Such concentration causes problems with self-esteem and sometimes health for all the people who cannot live up to such an ideal. The media portrays an image…

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Reader relives history in this novel

Reader relives history in this novel

Family secrets always cause pain. The secrets Hannah Sterling discovers after the death of her mother are shocking, and her journey to Germany to find the answers to her questions only brings more disturbing news and some unsavory people into her life. Hannah’s mother had always been distant, so much so that Hannah felt unloved…

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