Search Results: "Xavière Devos"


BOOK REVIEW

FRIENDS FOR ALL SEASONS by Géraldine Elschner
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 2006

"Her clean watercolor illustrations match Elschner's straightforward story about childhood feelings and the passing of the seasons. (Picture book. 3-6)"
When Millie the marmot goes into hibernation, her best friend Sunny the squirrel gets very sad. Read full book review >

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VERY VEGGIE DEVOS FOR LITTLE ONES by Pamela Kennedy
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 7, 2017

"For VeggieTales fans; others may be mystified by the reverent rhubarb and pious peas. (Board book. 2-4)"
A collection of 30 Christian devotions re-enacted by the anthropomorphic vegetables and fruits from the animated VeggieTales films. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 8, 1997

"A down-to-earth paean to simple goodness (with a foreword by former president Gerald R. Ford)."
A successful executive's principled, persuasive pitch for the notion that freedom is anchored in cardinal virtues of the sort that helped make the US a leader among nations. Read full book review >

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SIMPLY RICH by Rich DeVos
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 1, 2014

"Amway's legion of employees will reap the most benefits from this prideful, well-intentioned memoir."
Business wisdom from a seasoned professional who built a billion-dollar company from the ground up. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: April 12, 1993

"An unmemorable but good-hearted addition to the tradition of Dale Carnegie and Norman Vincent Peale."
A Christian businessman offers an inspirational blueprint for happiness—which includes ownership of a small business, unlimited opportunity to accumulate wealth, and development of a ``positive, compassionate'' stance toward one's own and others' ``dreams.'' In bite-sized segments with subtitles like ``Who Was Karl Marx and Why Was He So Angry at Capitalism?'' and ``Winners Heeded! Read full book review >