Saturday, June 26, 2010

Teach your children about the Constitution

Hardcover List Price $17.99

America had won the Revolution, but our troubles were far from over. The thirteen states were squabbling, the country could not pay its bills, and in Massachusetts farmers had taken up arms against the government. Was our country, which had fought so hard for its independence, going to survive? In May 1787 delegates from across the country -- including George Washington, ... (Read More)

Does your relationship have the munchies?

Starved Stuff: Feeding The 7 Basic Needs Of Healthy Relationships

Paperback List Price $16.95

Is your relationship STARVED? or does it just have the munchies? Creating a healthy and lasting relationship with your partner can be both wonderful and demanding. Acclaimed national speaker and relationship expert Matt Townsend explores both the challenges and solutions for healthier couples in Starved Stuff: Feeding the 7 basic needs of healthy relationships. STARVED is an acronym for 7 basic needs that are critical to all ... (Read More)

Friday, June 25, 2010

Glen Beck political thriller

Beck, Glenn/ Balfe, Kevin
Hardcover List Price $26.00

A plan to destroy America, a hundred years in the making, is about to be unleashed . . . can it be stopped? There is a powerful technique called the Overton Window that can shape our lives, our laws, and our future. It works by manipulating public perception so that ideas previously thought of as radical begin to seem acceptable over time. Move the Window and you change the debate. Change the debate and you change the country. For Noah Gardner, a twentysomething public relations executive, it's safe to say that political theory is the furthest thing from his mind. Smart, ... (Read More)

Go back in time to the days of the Pioneers and Ancient Egypt

Enchanted Tunnels, Book 1: Pioneer Puzzle

Marianne Monson
Paperback List Price $6.99

After learning about pioneers in their Primary class, twins Nathan and Aria end up in the gym after church, waiting for their mother. When a game of tag takes them to the space underneath the stage, they soon find themselves at the end of a long tunnel, where a cave opens up and they meet a pioneer boy their age by the name of Joseph F. In Book 1, Pioneer Puzzle, Nathan and Aria learn to gather firewood, milk cows, and round up missing oxen as they learn what it really means to be a  ... (Read More)

Marianne Monson
Paperback List Price $6.99

Book 2, Escape from Egypt, finds the twins in ancient Egypt.
All dressed up as pioneers, Nathan and Aria head through the tunnel again. But this time, they find themselves in Egypt on the eve of the Exodus. Excitement turns to fear when the twins must decide if they should head back through the tunnel to escape Pharaoh?s army, or help an Israelite boy who has been left   ... (Read More)

Tuesday, June 22, 2010

"Same vein as Jane Austen"

Sarah M. Eden
Paperback List Price $14.99

Harry Windover adores blonde, green-eyed Athena Lancaster, but alas, a penniless man like himself has no hope of winning a young noblewoman's hand. To add insult to injury, Athena's brother-in-law and guardian, the Duke of Kielder, has asked Harry to assist Athena in finding the gentleman of her dreams. But the lovesick Harry is cunning as well: as the weeks pass, he introduces Athena to suitors who are horrifically boring, alarmingly attached to their mothers, downright rude, astoundingly self-absorbed, and utterly ridiculous. Athena can't comprehend why she is having so little  ... (Read More)

Friday, June 18, 2010

The Silence Of God
Hardcover List Price $24.99

Book on CD

At the turn of the century, St. Petersburg offers the best of Imperial Russia. The vast country is filled with grand cathedrals and a faithful populace who love and revere Tsar Nicholas II and the Romanov family. But as Russia becomes further entrenched in the Great War, a revolution begins brewing within her own borders. For the wealthy Lindlof  family, the only Latter-day Saints living in St. Petersburg at the time, life will never be the same -changed forever by an ... (Read More)

Thursday, June 17, 2010

Mormon Tabernacle Choir
3 CDs  List Price $29.98

In 1910, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, joined by Columbia Records at the time, made its first commercial recording in the historic Salt Lake Tabernacle. Now, a century later, the Choir has become one of the most famous organizations in ... (Read More)

Sunday, June 13, 2010

Shandra Covington Mystery series now in paperback

A Time to Die: A Shandra Covington Mystery

Jeffrey S. Savage
Paperback  List Price $15.99
When reporter Shandra Covington finds her best friend, Bobby Richter, close to death on Shandra?s apartment floor, she knows the bullet was meant for her. Making matters worse, Bobby's fiance is making sure Shandra gets nowhere near the hospital room where Bobby lies in a coma. With her apartment in shambles and possibly still dangerous, Shandra is forced to stay with her tough-as-nails Harley-riding private investigator friend. In an attempt to clear her mind, Shandra agrees to do a newspaper story on the death of a prominent politician's daughter. But what she thought was a simple overd ... (Read More)

Jeffrey S. Savage
Paperback List Price $16.99
Shandra Covington simply assumed her grandmother's house was sold after she hastily moved in with Shandra and her mother two decades ago. Yet, here it was, deeded to Shandra in her grandmother's will. Shandra, single, aggressive, and an accomplished journalist, has tender memories of the time spent as a young girl in the old house on the hill, and her curiosity and sentimentality lead her to a final visit of the forgotten home. What she discovers shocks Shandra to her very core. Not only is the house still filled with her grandmother's old belongings, but there is also a body, long since dead ... (Read More)

Jeffrey S. Savage
Paperback List Price $15.99

"Curiosity can be a curse, and just like the proverbial cat, feisty Shandra Covington could soon end up dead.. As a newspaper reporter, Shandra meets unusual people every day. But Pinky Templeton is the first one who has claimed, quite vocally, to be dead! She would just ignore him as another nut case, except life-threatening events are happening to those close to her. And Pinky seems to be involved--although the official records show he did die in 1957.Now that he's gone and died again, Shandra feels she must find out the truth--even if her friend, police officer Bobby Richter, doesn't want ... (Read More)

Saturday, June 12, 2010

Is the Constitution ..

Anderson,Donald B.
Paperback  List Price $19.95

For ten years, a secret society has risen to power. They have infiltrated every facet of the federal government. They are powerful. They have extraordinary access to public funds. They have incredible technologies. And freedom is their nemesis.They have sought to destroy economic freedom, amass power to the federal government, and create mass dependency. They call themselves THE THREAD. And now, they are poised to destroy the Constitution and rise to power. But, on the eve of the ... (Read More)

What's so funny?

Horton, Andrew
CD Talk  List Price $11.99

Why do we laugh? What makes you laugh? Why do some people laugh at something when others don't? Why is it that sometimes you just can't stop laughing? Are there situations when we shouldn't laugh? (If you've ever seen anyone with milk spraying out the nose, you know very well that sometimes laughing just isn't a very good idea!) What do the scriptures say about laughing? D&C 88:121 says we should "cease from all . . . light speeches [and] from all laughter." But then Ecclesiastes 3:1, 4 tells us, "To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven. . . . (Read More)

Thursday, June 10, 2010

Latest From Heather Moore

Heather Moore
Paperback  List Price $16.99

As night falls, a scarlet-robed man emerges from the temple and a hush falls over the waiting crowd. Studying the hooded figure with enmity, Alma recognizes that this is the man who incites rebellion among the people of Zarahemla. This is the man who dares preach from the very place where King Benjamin uttered his final blessings upon the people of the church. Defiling the tower with his very presence, the man who embodies evil raises a hand to silence the drums, then calls to his followers through the eerie quiet. And that's when Alma realizes the terrible truth: this man is his ... (Read More)

Fashion a Shield of Faith

Shield of Faith

Bruce A. Chadwick, Brent L. Top, and Richard J. McClendon
Hardcover  List Price $24.99

Many scholars have claimed that religion has little or no effect on the lives of young people. Some even assert that religion is harmful to teens and young adults. The authors undertook a groundbreaking study, spanning 17 years and three countries, to determine what role religion plays in the lives of LDS youth. This important study shows that religion is a meaningful, positive force in the lives of LDS teens and young adults. It can help provide them with tools they need to fashion a shield of faith. ... (Read More)

Wednesday, June 9, 2010

Are you a priesthood leader? Do you know one?

George Durrant

Paperback  List Price $8.95

While at General Conference a few years ago, I walked to the Relief Society Building. As I approached the room where the displays were, a sister distributing handouts asked me, Are you a priesthood leader? I paused to consider her profound question, and then I replied, I believe you would have to ask my wife and children to answer that question. They are the ones who know. Robert Bryson
One Sunday afternoon, I was with my family in the back yard talking and eating homemade ice cream. It was nearing the time when we were to get ready to go to Sacrament Meeting. My eight year old son said, ... (Read More)

Tuesday, June 8, 2010

Mission Prep Study Guide

Richard Allen
Paperback List Price $17.99
Filled with practical and insightful applications for prospective missionaries--or anyone with a desire to bring souls unto Christ--this supplemental workbook parallels Church missionary study materials and will help deepen the reader's understanding of gospel concepts while teaching specific skills for effective missionary work. With a positive, helpful tone Richard Allen presents insightful quotes and powerful case studies along with relevant, substantive ideas about not only what to expect in the mission field but how to prepare to share the gospel. Using insights gleaned from years of  ... (Read More)

Monday, June 7, 2010

Elder Hales first book Arrived today !

Return: Four Phases of Our Mortal Journey Home
Robert D. Hales
Hardcover List Price $27.99

When Elder Robert D. Hales served as a jet fighter pilot in the U.S. Air Force, the motto of his unit was "Return with Honor." Applying this to our mortal journey, Elder Hales shares keen insights gleaned from years of experiences as a Church leader and business executive. As we travel life's path, we encounter four distinct stages: preparation, decision, serving, and enduring. Elder Hales considers each of these essential periods and makes his message clear-whatever your stage in life, keeping sacred covenants, prayerfully making life's important decisions, and embracing the Atonement can ... (Read More)

Friday, June 4, 2010

Show your appreciation for the most important men in your life

Yvonne Swinson
Paperback List Price $8.99

Bill Wells wasn't a famous man, but he left an invaluable legacy for those who knew him. He lived his life by a few simple words of wisdom-recorded in a little black notebook-and taught his children to do the same. Now, with this collection of mini-memoirs, his daughter Yvonne Swinson shares his legacy with you. 33 Habits of a Really Good Man includes Bill's favorite memories and experiences and shares ideas on how these habits can lead to a "really good" life. Available just in time for Father's Day, ... (Read More)

Thursday, June 3, 2010

Now on CD

Mike McPheters
CD List Price $12.99

You've read his best-selling book, Agent Bishop, but now you can experience Mike McPheter's life in a way you never have before. In this inspiring new video presentation, Mike shares stories from his experience as both an FBI agent and an LDS bishop. Caught between two worlds, Mike often found himself arresting drug dealers in the afternoon and issuing callings later that evening. But with a keen sense of humor and unwavering faith, Mike was able to learn from both his roles. Perfect for family gatherings, youth, and adults alike, this is one evening you'll never forget. ... (Read More)

Agent Bishop: True Stories from an FBI Agent Moonlighting as a Mormon Bishop

Mike McPheters
Paperback List Price $17.99
When Mike got his dream job as an FBI agent, he never thought he would also be called as an LDS bishop four times! Follow Mike as he recalls his adventures as an FBI agent and inspiration as a bishop. As Mike fought crime and Satan with a pistol in one hand and scriptures in the other, he learned the importance of obedience in both jobs. Filled with surprises and unexpected thrills, and told with humor and ease, Agent Bishop: True Stories from an FBI Agent Moonlighting as a Mormon Bishop is the perfect memoir for the FBI agent in all of us! ... (Read More)