The Resource Book girl : a journey through the treasures and transforming power of a reading life, Sarah Clarkson, (electronic resource)

Book girl : a journey through the treasures and transforming power of a reading life, Sarah Clarkson, (electronic resource)

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Book girl : a journey through the treasures and transforming power of a reading life
Title
Book girl
Title remainder
a journey through the treasures and transforming power of a reading life
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Clarkson
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
When you hear a riveting story, does it thrill your heart and stir your soul? Do you hunger for truth and goodness? Do you secretly relate to Belle's delight in the library in Beauty and the Beast? If so, you may be on your way to being a book girl. Books were always Sarah Clarkson's delight. Raised in the company of the lively Anne of Green Gables, the brave Pevensie children of Narnia, and the wise Austen heroines, she discovered reading early on as a daily gift, a way of encountering the world in all its wonder. But what she came to realize as an adult was just how powerfully books had shaped her as a woman to live a story within that world, to be a lifelong learner, to grasp hope in struggle, and to create and act with courage. She's convinced that books can do the same for you. Join Sarah in exploring the reading life as a gift and an adventure, one meant to enrich, broaden, and delight you in each season of your life as a woman. In Book Girl, you'll discover: how reading can strengthen your spiritual life and deepen your faith, why a journey through classic literature might be just what you need (and where to begin),how stories form your sense of identity, how Sarah's parents raised her to be a reader-and what you can do to cultivate a love of reading in the growing readers around you, and20+ annotated book lists, including some old favorites and many new discoveries. Whether you've long considered yourself a reader or have dreams of becoming one, Book Girl will draw you into the life-giving journey of becoming a woman who reads and lives well
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Clarkson, Sarah
Dewey number
248.4
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Spiritual life
  • Christians
  • Books and reading
  • Christianity and literature
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Book girl : a journey through the treasures and transforming power of a reading life, Sarah Clarkson, (electronic resource)
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multicolored
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
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MWT12066649
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781496425829
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12066649
Specific material designation
remote
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12066649
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Book girl : a journey through the treasures and transforming power of a reading life, Sarah Clarkson, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT12066649
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781496425829
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12066649
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12066649
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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