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Let’s ReadNovember 18, 2015

Let’s Read

By Mary Barrett

The Horse of My Heart

By Callie Smith Grant

Published by Revell Books, a division of Baker Publishing Group, PO Box 6287, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49516-6287

221 pages, paperback, $12.99, ISBN 978-0-8007-2334-7

This is an inspiring true collection of stories about horses and mankind. You will read about horses that show up at the right time. There are horses who help their humans learn important truths, and who rescue the very people who rescued them. These true stories of horses and the people who love them are sometimes touching, humorous and miraculous.

Callie Smith Grant is the editor several nonfiction books for young readers and adults.

Keeping Christmas

By Dan Walsh

224 pages, hardback, $14.99, ISBN 978-0-8007-2119-0

For the first time, empty nesters Judith and Stan Winters are spending the holidays alone. Judith is heartbroken and can’t bring herself to decorate the bare spruce in their living room. Stan knows he had to do something. Will a box of handmade ornaments change everything?

Dan Walsh is the bestselling author of several books, including The Unfinished Gift.

90 Minutes in Heaven

By Don Piper

245 pages, paperback, $14.99, ISBN 978-0-8007-2680-5

Don Piper was on the way home from a conference when his car was crushed by a semi truck that crossed into his lane. Medical personnel said he died instantly. While his body lay lifeless inside the ruins of his car, another minister saw the wreck and prayed for him. Then Don’s grueling recovery begins.

Don Piper is a bestselling author, ordained minister, and a popular speaker.

A Light in the Wilderness

By Jane Kirkpatrick

336 pages, paperback, $14.99, ISBN 978-0-8007-2231-9

Letitia cherishes the papers that prove she is no longer a slave. She relies on those words and is beginning to trust Davey Carson, an Irish immigrant headed out west. She meets Nancy Hawkins and Betsy, a Kalapuya Indian, on the wagon train. The Oregon Trail is treacherous. Will turning suspicion into friendship become their road to freedom?

Jane Kirkpatrick is the bestselling author of more than twenty-five books.

These books can be found at your local bookstore, by writing to the publisher at the above address, by using the website, by calling 616-676-9185 or by checking your local library.