Search Results: "supergal vs. god"


BOOK REVIEW

SuperGal vs. GOD by Lori Hynson
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 18, 2013

"A winsome, entertaining and occasionally inspiring story of bad things happening to pretty good people."
A woman's faith is sorely tested in this sprightly, tragicomic novel of redemption. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 25, 2011

"Inclusive and modern theology that will give both Jewish and Christian readers a reason to celebrate sexual diversity."
A progressive look at homosexuality in religion told from a Jewish perspective. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: May 1, 2015

"A short, disjointed work of religious speculation that will appeal mainly to readers who already agree with the authors' hypotheses."
A short collection of miscellaneous observations about spiritual matters in various religions. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

GOD by Jack Miles
NON-FICTION
Released: April 14, 1995

"A flawed but able telling of a story that's not easy to comprehend, much less articulate. (First printing of 35,000; Book-of-the-Month Club/Quality Paperback Book Club selections; author tour)"
This learned and insightful approach to talking about God is a theological education in itself. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

GOD by Reza Aslan
Released: Nov. 7, 2017

"Slightly shocking but not groundbreaking—a readable but minor addition to the body of knowledge about 'God.'"
Seeing the concept of God as an expression of the self. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

DINOSAUR VS. SCHOOL by Bob Shea
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 17, 2014

"Still, Shea's concept of 'winning' at school clearly has to do with self-confidence, determination and, sometimes, teamwork—a winning idea indeed. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Can a dinosaur come out on top when he tries to tackle all kinds of new things at school? Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

GOD by Deepak Chopra
Released: Sept. 25, 2012

"This book will appeal to the spiritually minded."
Billed as a "teaching novel," this book uses examples from the lives of mystics of diverse traditions to pose questions about the origins, significance and reach of consciousness. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

GOD by Stephen Hayward
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 1, 1993

"A very mixed bag, with a few gems amid the dreck."
Each of 19 different writers gives us a take on the divine- -with more points of view and tones of voice than in the whole of the Old Testament. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

DINOSAUR VS. MOMMY by Bob Shea
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 3, 2015

"Treat a pack of preschoolers (and their mommies) to this title and eagerly await Dinosaur's next adventure. (Picture book. 3-5)"
Shea continues his wildly popular series with this offering, but who will win: Dinosaur or Mommy? Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

DINOSAUR VS. THE POTTY by Bob Shea
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 28, 2010

"A shoo-in for storytime fave status and an excellent title to supplement the standard, more earnest potty-training fare. (Picture book. 3-5)"
Another high-volume trail of victories for the red, toothy, roaring two-or-so-year-old introduced in Dinosaur vs. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 1, 2008

"A lively look at the underside of a campaign foreshadowing three successive presidencies that would end in assassination, failure and disgrace."
A historian revisits the exciting, close-run 1960 campaign. Read full book review >