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An Encouraging Book-Pairing: “The Secret Garden” & “As a Man Thinketh”

If you’re looking for a few good and encouraging books to read this summer, I have a great pair for you: The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett and As a Man Thinketh by James Allen.They’re the perfect mixture of fiction and non-fiction/self-improvement reading. The Secret Garden has been on my to-read list for a… Continue reading An Encouraging Book-Pairing: “The Secret Garden” & “As a Man Thinketh”

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Wordy Wednesday: New Month, New Beginnings

“No, this is not the beginning of a new chapter in my life; this is the beginning of a new book! That first book is already closed, ended, and tossed into the seas; this new book is newly opened, has just begun! Look, it is the first page! And it is a beautiful one!” –… Continue reading Wordy Wednesday: New Month, New Beginnings

On the Bookshelf · The Encouragement Corner · Wordy Wednesday

Wordy Wednesday: The Most Memorable Books Every Person Should Read (Part 1)

Sometimes you read a book because you have to. Sometimes you read it and you hate it; but sometimes you read it & the words write themselves on yourย  mind and heart. 1.“Fahrenheit 451” by Ray Bradbury:ย I read this book in a high school English class. The teacher tied the book into the idea of… Continue reading Wordy Wednesday: The Most Memorable Books Every Person Should Read (Part 1)