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Melody Carlson

Forfatter af Benjamin's Box

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Melody Carlson was born in San Francisco, California on March 2, 1956. She graduated from Lane Community College. Before becoming a Christian author, she volunteered in teen ministry, taught preschool, and worked briefly in interior design and in international adoption. She has written over 200 vis mere books for children, pre-teens, young adults, and adults including Revell, Finding Alice, The Christmas Bus, the Diary of a Teenage Girl series, and the Carter House Girls series. (Bowker Author Biography) vis mindre

Omfatter også følgende navne: Melody Carlson, Melody A. Carlson

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Værker af Melody Carlson

Benjamin's Box (1997) 649 eksemplarer
Back Home Again (1905) 447 eksemplarer
The Christmas Bus (2006) 379 eksemplarer
Becoming Me (2000) 346 eksemplarer
Christmas at Harrington's (2010) 319 eksemplarer
Dark Blue: Color Me Lonely (2004) 305 eksemplarer
The Christmas Dog (2009) 268 eksemplarer
It's My Life (2001) 267 eksemplarer
My Name Is Chloe (2003) 247 eksemplarer
Who I Am (2002) 232 eksemplarer
The Christmas Shoppe (2011) 230 eksemplarer
Just Ask (2005) 226 eksemplarer
Deep Green: Color Me Jealous (2004) 225 eksemplarer
Hidden History (2003) 202 eksemplarer
Torch Red: Color Me Torn (2004) 201 eksemplarer
On My Own (2002) 201 eksemplarer
Finding Alice (2003) 199 eksemplarer
The Prayer Of Jabez For Little Ones (2001) — Adaptor — 188 eksemplarer
Blade Silver: Color Me Scarred (2005) 188 eksemplarer
Sold Out (2003) 181 eksemplarer
Mixed Bags (2008) 180 eksemplarer
Pitch Black: Color Me Lost (2004) 174 eksemplarer
Burnt Orange: Color Me Wasted (2005) 173 eksemplarer
I Heart Bloomberg (2008) 162 eksemplarer
Fool's Gold: Color Me Consumed (2005) 158 eksemplarer
I Do! (2005) 156 eksemplarer
Face the Music (2004) 156 eksemplarer
A Mile in My Flip-Flops (2008) 155 eksemplarer
Road Trip (2003) 154 eksemplarer
Angels in the Snow: A Novella (2002) 153 eksemplarer
The Gift of Christmas Present (2004) 148 eksemplarer
Faded Denim: Color Me Trapped (2006) 148 eksemplarer
An Irish Christmas (2007) 148 eksemplarer
The Storytellers' Collection: Tales of Faraway Places (2000) — Redaktør; Bidragyder — 146 eksemplarer
Catwalk (On the Runway) (2010) 143 eksemplarer
All in the Timing (2001) 132 eksemplarer
Stealing Bradford (2008) 131 eksemplarer
On This Day (2006) 130 eksemplarer
Crystal Lies (2004) 130 eksemplarer
Bright Purple: Color Me Confused (2006) 126 eksemplarer
Harsh Pink: Color Me Burned (2007) 126 eksemplarer
A Christmas by the Sea (2018) 125 eksemplarer
The Happy Camper (2020) 124 eksemplarer
Moon White: Color Me Enchanted (2007) 123 eksemplarer
The Christmas Joy Ride (1700) 123 eksemplarer
Love Finds You in Sisters, Oregon (2009) 122 eksemplarer
Ready to Wed (2007) 119 eksemplarer
Blood Sisters (2001) 119 eksemplarer
Bitter Rose: Color Me Crushed (2006) 118 eksemplarer
These Boots Weren't Made for Walking (2007) 116 eksemplarer
The Christmas Angel Project (2016) 116 eksemplarer
Meant to Be (2005) 115 eksemplarer
As Young as We Feel (2010) 114 eksemplarer
Love Finds You in Pendleton, Oregon (2010) 114 eksemplarer
Premiere (On the Runway) (2010) 112 eksemplarer
Double Take: A Novel (2011) 105 eksemplarer
Falling Up (2006) 104 eksemplarer
Winter Wonders (2003) 102 eksemplarer
King of the Stable (1998) 102 eksemplarer
Just Another Girl (2009) 101 eksemplarer
The Christmas Swap (2020) 99 eksemplarer
Secretly do good deeds (2002) 99 eksemplarer
Not-So-Simple Life (2008) 98 eksemplarer
Let Them Eat Fruitcake (2008) 96 eksemplarer
Three Days: A Mother's Story (2005) 91 eksemplarer
The Lost Lamb (1999) 90 eksemplarer
Shattered: A Daughter's Regret (2011) 89 eksemplarer
The Christmas Cat (2014) 87 eksemplarer
Grace Unplugged: A Novel (2013) 86 eksemplarer
The Christmas Pony (2012) 85 eksemplarer
Courting Mr. Emerson (2019) 84 eksemplarer
Beyond Reach (2007) 83 eksemplarer
Christmas in Winter Hill (2019) 81 eksemplarer
Viva Vermont! (2008) 79 eksemplarer
That Was Then... (2006) 77 eksemplarer
Forgotten: Seventeen and Homeless (2010) 77 eksemplarer
A Simple Christmas Wish (2013) 77 eksemplarer
Looking for Cassandra Jane (2002) 76 eksemplarer
The Other Side of Darkness (2008) 72 eksemplarer
Baby's First Book of Prayers (2002) 71 eksemplarer
Anything but Normal: A Novel (2010) 71 eksemplarer
A Christmas in the Alps (2021) 70 eksemplarer
Once Upon a Summertime (2015) 68 eksemplarer
The View From the Lighthouse (2011) 67 eksemplarer
A Quilt For Christmas (2022) 67 eksemplarer
Homecoming Queen (2008) 67 eksemplarer
The Christmas Blessing (2017) 66 eksemplarer
Lost in Las Vegas (2009) 64 eksemplarer
Gold 'n' Honey Bible (1997) 64 eksemplarer
The Ark That Noah Built (1997) 60 eksemplarer
Spring Broke (2009) 59 eksemplarer
New York Debut (2009) 59 eksemplarer
All for One (1820) 59 eksemplarer
Degrees of Guilt: Miranda's Story (2003) 59 eksemplarer
Limelight: A Novel (2009) 58 eksemplarer
Playing with Fire (2007) 58 eksemplarer
Rendezvous (On the Runway) (2010) 55 eksemplarer
The Day the Circus Came to Town (2000) 55 eksemplarer
A Treasure Beyond Measure (2001) 54 eksemplarer
Simple Song, A: A Novel (2013) 54 eksemplarer
The Easterville Miracle (2004) 54 eksemplarer
The Other Brother (1999) 52 eksemplarer
Farmer Brown's Field Trip (2000) 51 eksemplarer
Tale of Two Houses (1998) 51 eksemplarer
All Summer Long (2016) 51 eksemplarer
Here's to Friends (2011) 50 eksemplarer
The Jerk Magnet (2012) 49 eksemplarer
Payback (2008) 49 eksemplarer
Trading Secrets: A Novel (2014) 49 eksemplarer
Never Been Kissed: A Novel (1859) 48 eksemplarer
The Greatest Gift (1541) 47 eksemplarer
Once Upon a Winter's Heart (2014) 47 eksemplarer
Hometown Ties (2010) 46 eksemplarer
Last Dance (2010) 45 eksemplarer
It's Not Funny I'Ve Lost My Money! (2000) 45 eksemplarer
No Room at the Inn (2006) 44 eksemplarer
Spotlight (On the Runway) (2010) 43 eksemplarer
What Matters Most (2009) 43 eksemplarer
Spring Breakdown (2010) 42 eksemplarer
Homeward (1997) 41 eksemplarer
My Happy Heart (1750) 40 eksemplarer
My Amish Boyfriend: A Novel (2014) 40 eksemplarer
Glamour (On the Runway) (2011) 38 eksemplarer
Tupsu: A Squirrel Who Was Afraid (1997) 38 eksemplarer
First Date (2013) 38 eksemplarer
Under a Summer Sky (2017) 37 eksemplarer
When the Creepy Things Come Out (2003) 35 eksemplarer
Awakening Heart (1998) 35 eksemplarer
Still Waters (2011) 34 eksemplarer
Her First Bible (1997) 33 eksemplarer
The Parable of Two Builders (2003) 33 eksemplarer
Love Gently Falling (2015) 32 eksemplarer
His First Bible (1997) 31 eksemplarer
The Lullaby Bible (1997) 30 eksemplarer
Yes or No, Who Will Go? (2002) 29 eksemplarer
Heartland Skies (1998) 28 eksemplarer
Sea Hag's Treasure (1997) 27 eksemplarer
Your Heart's Desire (2016) 25 eksemplarer
Ciao (On the Runway) (2010) 25 eksemplarer
Goodnight, Angels (2011) 22 eksemplarer
The Prom Queen (2013) 22 eksemplarer
Prom Date (2015) 21 eksemplarer
Hope from Acorn Hill [2-in-1] (2011) 21 eksemplarer
Blind Date (2014) 20 eksemplarer
Double Date (2015) 20 eksemplarer
The Most Beautiful Tree (2001) 19 eksemplarer
The Best Friend (2012) 18 eksemplarer
Jessica (SpringSong Books #20) (1996) 16 eksemplarer
Gone Too Soon (2018) 16 eksemplarer
Trapped: Caught in a Lie (Secrets) (2012) 16 eksemplarer
Girl Power (2-in-1) (2012) 15 eksemplarer
War of the Weeds (Fruit Troop) (1998) 13 eksemplarer
Take Charge (2-in-1) (2009) 12 eksemplarer
As Time Goes By (Mulligan Sisters) (2017) 10 eksemplarer
Raising Faith (2-in-1) (2012) 10 eksemplarer
Secret Admirer (2-in-1) (1605) 9 eksemplarer
Devotions for Clutterers (2004) 9 eksemplarer
Home Sweet Tiny Home (2021) 8 eksemplarer
String of Pearls (2017) 8 eksemplarer
Sisters at Heart (2000) 6 eksemplarer
Odd Girl Out (Being Zoey) (2019) 5 eksemplarer
Meet the Misfits (2019) 5 eksemplarer
Take Time: A Moment for the Heart (2000) 5 eksemplarer
Peachy Pete (Fruit Troops) (1999) 4 eksemplarer
Gladys Grape (Fruit Troops) (1999) 3 eksemplarer
Pineapple Paul (Fruit Troops) (1997) 3 eksemplarer
Devotions for Real Life (2012) 3 eksemplarer
Christmas Shoppe 2 eksemplarer
Baby's First Book of Blessings (2020) 2 eksemplarer
Blackberry Bart (Fruit Troops) (1997) 2 eksemplarer
Julianne and the Judge (2022) 2 eksemplarer
Tammy Tangerine (Fruit Troops) (1997) 2 eksemplarer
Lyle Lemon (Fruit Troops) (1997) 2 eksemplarer
The Waiting Room (2014) 2 eksemplarer
Anna Apple (Fruit Troops) (1997) 1 eksemplar
Mexico : alcoholism (2007) 1 eksemplar
The Long Road Home (2014) 1 eksemplar
Awakening (2012) 1 eksemplar
箴言部落格 1 eksemplar
Pappas pojkar (2005) 1 eksemplar
In Pendleton Oregon 1 eksemplar
Devotions For The Overwhelmed (2002) 1 eksemplar
Mixed Bangs 1 eksemplar

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Betty is a widow on fixed income. She and her neighbor, Jack whose backyards adjoin are having a dispute. Christmas is coming soon and Betty is having a hard time getting into the Christmas spirit. A dirty, little, hungry dog appears in Betty's yard, she is not pleased. Soon after that Betty's granddaughter, Avery arrives having had a fight with her parents and asks to stay with Betty. Avery takes to the dog and bathes him and feeds him. Betty does not want the dog and secretly plans to drop him off at the animal shelter. The dog runs into Jack's yard and Avery befriends Jack. In the end, all three people are brought together all due to a little dog.… (mere)
 
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dara85 | 20 andre anmeldelser | Nov 27, 2023 |
This was unrealistic in a lot of ways. Alice is strangely aware of many of her symptoms, including her delusions. All her problems are solved quickly and easily. The story glosses over the times when she was homeless and poor, and it seemed like money was never really an issue.

Then, there's the issue of insta-love - and readers are supposed to believe that this couple falls in love immediately after meeting, essentially, while the main character is experiencing major psychosis. Then, she has some therapy and doesn't even need medication anymore…

It was all just a bit ridiculous.

Also, the author seemed to indicate that oppression by demonic forces is never a thing, that mental illness is always this wholly separate issue. The Bible is clear that many things are due to demonic influence, including insanity.
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If you love cats and dogs you will enjoy the two humorous heart warming stories in this collection.
 
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