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The Concise Greek-English Lexicon of the New Testament
The Concise Greek-English Lexicon of the New Testament
Price: $31.02

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Not all that difficult to navigate, April 7, 2013
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The text is not all that difficult to navigate if one is at all familiar with the Greek alphabet and the scroll bar on the bottem of the Kindle screen. I have found it extremely helpful, even though I do not have a Ph.D. in Greek.For several months I did not purchase this based on previous comments about it being of no use on the kindle. I finally broke down and purchased it during a sermon at church. I could not have been happier with it. I am assuming the phd commenter was somewhat new to his ebook.


Mockingjay (Hunger Games Trilogy, Book 3)
Mockingjay (Hunger Games Trilogy, Book 3)
Price: $6.99

1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Carried Along by Previous Momentum, May 10, 2012
This book is really carried along by the momentum of the first two books. This is needed as this book can be disappointing at times. Why? The stories are character driven, and by this book Kat has devolved from a strong character with potential to do great things to a girl who hides in closets. Even side missions lack resolution. I realize there is a trend to focus on teenage angst in this sort of book. However, I think this is overdone here.

This is still a strong series. The first book is now one of my favorites. The second is also a good read. This book, though somewhat disappointing, is still worth struggling through.


Koine Bible
Koine Bible
Price: $2.99

4 of 6 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars errors in text, April 22, 2012
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This review is from: Koine Bible (Kindle Edition)
This would be great, but for the little boxes that take the place of letters in every word of the text. It is obviously not worth much as it stands.
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A Dance with Dragons (A Song of Ice and Fire)
A Dance with Dragons (A Song of Ice and Fire)
by George R. R. Martin
Edition: Hardcover
Price: $23.38
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19 of 20 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars The "American Tolkien" Falls Short, October 18, 2011
On the back cover of the book a journalist states that Martin is the closest thing America has to Tolkien. While Tolkien's work will be cherished by readers for years to come, this series has little chance of being a book of all time. It has nothing of the epic nature of the LOTR--except its length. A better comparison of this work would be with the "Wheel of Time" series. Neither brings the story to any resolution at any point. This, to this reader, is the most frustrating element of this series in an often frustrating read.

Martin stated he would finish the series at book 4; book 4 stretched on in to book 5. Book 5, however, is not a conclusion. The story just stops. It doesn't take a prophet to see that more books will be coming from Martin in this series. I will make a personal prophetic utterance at this point: Though I will read several hundreds of books before I leave this mortal coil, another book in the Song of Ice and Fire series will not be one of them.


Amazing Grace: William Wilberforce and the Heroic Campaign to End Slavery
Amazing Grace: William Wilberforce and the Heroic Campaign to End Slavery
by Eric Metaxas
Edition: Hardcover
Price: $17.98
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22 of 35 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Good information, but, writing style leaves much to be desired, April 5, 2007
Wow. This book is well-researched and has much worth-while information. But, oh, my. I've never read a book (and I've read many) with such frustrating invasions of the author's personal--for lack of a better word--wit. Here are two examples that I read yesterday. These were within the same paragraph:

[their lifestyles were similiar, including overeating] "thus, like whales in a pod . . .,"

[The kings sanity would come and go over the years but for now he became sane] "like a kidney stone, this too passed."

Over and over and over again, these inane "witticisms," trite and overused expressions, and etc. kick me out of the biography, which could be stirring and should be powerful.

very frustrating
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Perpetua: A Bride, a Martyr, a Passion
Perpetua: A Bride, a Martyr, a Passion
by Amy Rachel Peterson
Edition: Paperback
Price: $11.75
67 used & new from $0.49

2 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Perpetua: powerful spiritual truths grafted into engaging historical novel, January 18, 2007
Perpetua has many powerful spiritual truths grafted into an engaging story. I like to read stories. When I find one that is compelling and at the same time delivers spiritual insights, it is a treasure. In this, I compare Amy Peterson's work to those of George MacDonald--which is for me high praise! I hope to see more writing from this author in the future.


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