“The Gift of a Traveler” by Wendy Matthews

An original and beautifully illustrated story, “The Gift of a Traveler” is a fascinating Christmas tale. Written in a way that older children can appreciate, it is the kind of story that can be enjoyed every year by all ages. The wonderful pictures by Robert Van Nutt are enough to capture the attention of any child … More “The Gift of a Traveler” by Wendy Matthews

“Miracles Happen” the autobiography of Mary Kay Ash

You’ve probably heard of Mary Kay Cosmetics – you know, the company that sells skincare and make up and gives their top people pink Cadillacs – but do you know anything about Mary Kay herself? Yes, Mary Kay Ash was a real person, a woman who founded her own company in 1963 when society didn’t … More “Miracles Happen” the autobiography of Mary Kay Ash

“Jonathan Livingston Seagull” by Richard Bach

If you’re a “baby boomer” you probably remember “Jonathan Livingston Seagull” very well! This book appeared in the early 1970s when so many of us were searching for inspiration. Loving the uplifting message but without even understanding the religious undercurrents, we embraced it as one of our classics. It can be read just as a … More “Jonathan Livingston Seagull” by Richard Bach

“The Shell Seekers” by Rosamunde Pilcher

  Who can blame Penelope for struggling with her overly materialistic and selfish children? They even want to sell her father’s most personal painting, “The Shell Seekers” that was his special gift to his beloved daughter! If you enjoy Rosamunde Pilcher’s writing, sit down with this book and you’ll be transported into this family and their … More “The Shell Seekers” by Rosamunde Pilcher