Today’s Featured Book Deal is: On The Edge of The Dark Sea of Darkness, by Andrew Peterson. $1.99 This is book one of Peterson’s excellent for kids and adults Wingfeather Saga. It is a huge hit in the Thompson household, even by our more finicky readers. An excellent fantasy book and series that combines humor, action, and some deep, important truths as well. Highly Recommended – ***** Personal review. ****½ on Amazon (out of 217 reviews)
Lottie Moon: Changing China for Christ. $1.99 Another book that is equally beneficial for children and adults, this is a 160 page biography of heroic missionary to China, Lottie Moon. *** on Amazon (out of 3 review)
George Whitefield: The Voice that Woke The World. $1.99 George Whitefield is a personal hero of mine. He is one of the most prolific preachers in history, having preached thousands of sermons (sometimes 8 or more a day!) via horse transport, and lacking microphones and other modern amenities.
God Took Me by the Hand, By Jerry Bridges: $1.99 This is an autobiographical look at the grace of God in Jerry Bridges’ life. In his 83 years, Bridges has had a remarkable impact as a missionary, speaker, writer and exemplar of God’s rich grace.
EXPIRED: What Every Christian Needs to Know About the Qur’an, by apologist James R. White. $
1.99 White is an apologist and debater, and is possessed of a keen mind, a sharp tongue, and a wealth of knowledge on Islam. This work is a solid introduction to the Islamic faith through the eyes of biblical Christianity.
Finally, Here is a classic (and massive) 9 volume book on the Holy Spirit by Puritan John Owen. $.99 Rich in theology and remarkably deep, this book is well worth the ninety-nine cent price!
Other Books and Deals:
Winston Groom’s Shiloh, 1862 is almost 450 pages long, and is a very well reviewed historical overview of one of the bloodiest battles in American history. An excellent value at $2.99!
Here is a FREE, non-courtroom focused book by bestselling author John Grisham. Strangely enough, the book is called The Tumor, and is about a potential advance in cancer treatment. Sounds a little like snake-oil to me, but then again – I haven’t read it, and maybe I should.
You could do worse than picking up Mark Twain’s literary classic, Tom Sawyer. It is currently FREE on Amazon. Some say that Huck Finn was the better novel, but I’ve always preferred Tom Sawyer myself.
EXPIRED: (Now $1.99) Here’s a
Freebie! Battle Ready by Dallas Theological Seminary Professor and Promise Keeper Steve Farrar. FREE! Here’s the publisher’s description: “Battle Ready is for any man who longs to serve God. Inside you’ll explore the lives of men who made an impact in their world, including Joshua, who led the Israelites in to the Promised Land, and Caleb, who trusted God for victory in battle.”