Music Monday: Sawyer Brown “The Walk” #MusicMonday #TheWalk #Music #Country

Music Monday

This meme was created by Drew @ The Tattooed Book Geek. You pick a song that you really like and share it on Monday.


Last time I shared:

T’Pau “Heart and Soul”

Today’s share:

Sawyer Brown “The Walk”

I just finished the third book in The Noel Collection series by Richard Paul Evans. In the book, one of the main characters spent time in the Vietnam War which jogged my memory for today’s song. Ironically, Richard Paul Evans also wrote The Walk Series which has no connection, but it shares the same title for today’s song as well. Anyway…this is one of my favorites. I forgot how much impact this video had on me the first time I watched it in the early 90s. Hope you enjoy.

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Book Review: The Penultimate Peril by Lemony Snicket (A Series of Unfortunate Events #12) #BookReview #ChildrensBooks #Fiction

The Penultimate Peril (A Series of Unfortunate Events #12)

By Lemony Snicket

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My review:

We’ve finally finished the 12th book in A Series of Unfortunate Events “The Penultimate Peril.” This turned out to be one of our favorite installments.

Mild spoilers

In the beginning of the story, the Baudelaires are traveling with Kit Snicket to the Hotel Denouement. Here they’ll take up positions as concierges to spy on some of the guests staying there. Their mission is to discern who’s working for and against V.F.D. and to investigate who this mysterious J.S. person is in the hotel.

“You’re not children anymore, Baudelaires. You’re volunteers, ready to face the challenges of a desperate and perplexing world.”

The children split up to assist guests of the hotel and all run into familiar characters from previous installments, eventually having a run in with Esme, Carmelita, Principal Nero, and Count Olaf once again. Count Olaf’s plan remains finding the sugar bowl (a mysterious object all the enemies want) and also the Medusoid Mycelium (deadly fungus that nearly killed Sunny) from the previous book The Grim Grotto. Continue reading “Book Review: The Penultimate Peril by Lemony Snicket (A Series of Unfortunate Events #12) #BookReview #ChildrensBooks #Fiction”

Book Review: A Treasury of Christmas Miracles by Karen Kingsbury #BookReview #Christmas #Christian #20booksforChristmas

A Treasury of Christmas Miracles

by Karen Kingsbury

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My thoughts:

Joyful, inspiring, and full of hope–A Treasury of Christmas Miracles is a compilation of about fourteen true stories where people were blessed with a miracle, many connected to Christmastime.

“Unfortunately we live with a sense of urgency for all the wrong reasons. Perhaps our time would be better spent looking for the miracles that so clearly exist around us. Especially during the Christmas season.”

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