"Books can be dangerous. The best ones should be labelled 'This could change your life'."
-Helen Exley

"A novel is the chance to try on a different life for size."
-Marion C. Garretty

Thursday, August 4, 2011


Follow My Book Blog Friday is hosted by Parajunkee's View. This week's question is:

Q. Talk about the book that most changed or influenced your life (was it a book that turned you from an average to avid reader, did it help you deal with a particularly difficult situation, does it bring you comfort every time you read it?).


The book (book series) that has changed my life the most is The Christy Miller Collection. I just reviewed one of the books, and like I say in my reviews, these books are absolutely amazing. They have changed my life so much. I have realized how important it is to have God in my life, and what it means to be a true Christian. I love Christy, I really connect with her! She struggles with everyday teenage things: dating, friendships, high-school, overly strict parents, and God. I'm just drawn in by Robin Jones Gunn's writing. These books are so amazing! I love to sit and read them when I'm going through a tough time; they are just heart-warming.

What book has most changed or influenced your life? Follow, leave a comment and blog address and I'll follow you back!

9 comments:

  1. Hi & Happy Friday!

    My FF, http://obsessionwithbooks.blogspot.com

    Have a nice weekend.

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  2. I'm going to have to try The Christy Miller books! I love Christian fiction, and I've read many adult titles. I'm a new follower!

    Katie's Amazing Book Reviews

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  3. Just hopping over! Nice answer. I haven't read any Christy Miller books, but I'll check them out!
    See what I chose over at Fuzzy.Coffee.Books if ya like!
    Courtney
    *new follower

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  4. I haven't read any of her books, but that's great that they influenced your life! Great post this week :)

    Here's my FF!

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  5. Hi Katy, thanks for visiting my blog! I'm now following you back. :-))

    I haven't read the Christy Miller collection, but your answer makes them sound really interesting. I think I'll head over to Amazon and have a look! :D

    Have a fabulous weekend!

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  6. Hi Katie! Thanks for hopping by! Following you back now. I love that you picked a series that is truly thought provoking!

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  7. I haven't read the Christy Miller series, but I will definitely have to check it out! :)

    Thanks for hopping by!

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  8. Hopping through. I haven't read the Christy Miller books. Sounds like something I'd like though.
    My Hop

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  9. Thanks for stopping by my blog earlier. :D

    I love books that help strengthen faith! it's always so nice

    - Kylie

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