Entries Tagged as 'Religion'

What Is Easter?

April 16th, 2011 · 3 Comments · Books

Review By JENNIFER KALI What Is Easter? describes traditional Easter celebrations as the narrator attempts to determine the true meaning of Easter. Is it the bunnies, the eggs, the candy, the baby chicks, the gifts, the fancy dress, the parade, the choir? No, of course not! Though these things are fun, Easter is about Jesus. […]

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The Story of the Easter Robin

April 9th, 2011 · 2 Comments · Books

Review By BEN DEVRIES Christian children’s books about the biblical story of Easter or the animals we culturally associate with the celebration today (bunnies, chicks, etc.) are plentiful. But books which are true to the original message of Christ’s resurrection and also communicate a message of genuine concern for animals are hard to find. Because of this, […]

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Gracias, The Thanksgiving Turkey

November 20th, 2010 · No Comments · Books

Review By CAROLYN M. MULLIN Where in the world do I start with this book? The Latina in me loves the fact that this holiday tale is about a Puerto Rican family living in a bustling, close-knit burrow in New York City, but the animal advocate  is frustrated at the blustering disconnects within the text. […]

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