My Good Reads

Life is always a little bit sweeter with a good book. Here are a few that I have enjoyed:

(** – highly recommend –  as in go get this book now)

2020 List

86 Bloomberg Place Series by Melody Carlson (4 books)

**Afraid of All Things by Scarlett Hiltibidal

**Antelope in the Living Room by Melanie Shankle (read all of her books. Real Life. So Funny.)

The Wednesday Sisters by Meg Waite Clayton

The House on Olive Street by Robyn Carr

**The Simple Faith of Mister Rogers by Amy Hollingsworth

2019 and before List

**The Next Right Thing by Emily Freeman

(if you want real-life-make-you-laugh-out-loud books)

The Cozy Life by Pia Edberg

Better than Before by Gretchen Rubin

**Sacred Pauses by April Yamasaki

A Million Little Ways by Emily Freeman

Simply Tuesday by Emily Freeman

It’s Not Suppose to be this Way by Lysa TerKeust

Eat Cake. Be Brave. by Melissa Radke

**The Best Yes by Lysa TerKeurst

**The Road Back to You by Ian Morgan Cron (Ennegram Personality Book)

The Sister Circle Series by Nancy Moser and Vonette Bright

**Anxious for Nothing by Max Lucado

Goliath Must Fall by Louie Giglio

In This Moment by Karen Kingsbury

Four Seasons Series by Gary Chapman and Catherine Palmer

Butternut Creek Series by Jane Myers Perrine

Tales from Grace Chapel Inn Series (various authors)

Water Valley Series by Jeff High

Secrets of Blue Hill Library Series by Emily Thomas

Rhythms of Rest by Shelly Miller

Chasing Slow by Erin Loechner

Overwhelmed: How to Quiet the Chaos… by Kathi Lipp and Cheri Gregory

Heart of HollyHill Series by Ann Gabhart

How You Will Do Everything Based on Your Personality Type by Heidi Priebe

Walk to Beautiful by Jimmy Wayne

Minimalism at Fifty by Jennifer Tritt

Treasure Harbor Complete Series by Leah Atwood

For the Love Jen Hatmaker

Roots and Sky by Christie Purifoy

Sabbath in the Suburbs by MaryAnn McKibben Dana

Chasing Francis by Ian Cron

Elm Creek Quilt Series by Jennifer Chiaverini

Jesus Calling (a devotional) by Sarah Young

One Thousand Gifts by Ann Voscamp

Love Does by Bob Goff

**The Mitford Series by Jan Karon

Empty Promises by Pete Wilson

Fifty Acres and a Poodle by Jeane Marie Laskas

Ocean Star by Christina Dimari

Blue Like Jazz and A Million Miles in a Thousand Years by Donald Miller

The Gift of an Ordinary Day by Katrina Kenison

Margin: Restoring Emotional, Physical, Financial and Time Reserves to Overloaded Lives by Richard A. Swenson, M.D.

Tending Roses series by Lisa Wingate

Same Kind of Different as Me by Ron Hall and Denver Moore

What difference do it make? by Ron Hall and Denver Moore

Living Simply by Joanne Heim

Freedom from Tyranny of the Urgent by Charles E. Hummel

Becoming More than a Good Bible Study Girl by Lisa TerKeurst

Crazy Love by Francis Chan

Hole in the Gospel by Richard Stearns

God Guides by Mary Geegh

Have a New Kid by Friday by Kevin Leman

Forgotten God by Francis Chan

What Happens When Women Say Yes to God by Lysa TerKeurst

Cure for the Common Life by Max Lucado

The Way They Learn & Every Child Can Succeed by Cynthia Ulrich Tobias

The Art of Nurturing a Tranquil Soul by Mary Jenson