Book Reviews


Books that equip, encourage and inspire


Prayers for Teens

Prayers for teenagers written by teenagers . . . ...Read More
March 19, 2021

Go Colour

Three great themed booklets to help children and young people pray through colouring!...Read More
March 5, 2020

Raising Faith

Katharine Hill and Andy Frost have written a cracking book called "Raising Faith" - it's full of wisdom and practical illustrations . . . ...Read More
July 6, 2018

The Personality of Jesus

One of the first books youth books ever written was Francis Clark’s “Christ and the young people”.  His book, originally published in 1916 sparked new...Read More
June 20, 2018

Exploring Spirituality in Video Games

You cannot engage in a game and be a passive recipient.  There is something inherently immersive about gaming.  Can the same be said of our...Read More
March 7, 2018

Diary of a Disciple – Peter & Paul

Following on from the MEGA "Luke's Story", the first book in the "Diary of a Disciple" series from Scripture Union this next instalment takes us...Read More
October 26, 2017

Exploring Emotional Health

“Exploring Emotional Health" full of wisdom and vital information . . . ...Read More
July 17, 2017

Faith Generation

Faith Generation explores how we pass on faith . . . ...Read More
December 21, 2016

Comfort in the Darkness

This book aims to help children draw close to God through biblical stories of night time and sleep. What is not to love about this...Read More
September 26, 2016

The Flood

This is a staggering book - drawing you right in to the time, the place, the whole feel of . . . well, humanity on...Read More
April 2, 2014

Fortunately, The Milk

Neil Gaiman writes odd stuff for adults and weird and crazy stuff for kids . . ....Read More
July 12, 2013


In ministry, and in life, it can be hard work sifting through the  dross, finding the intelligent, quality comment from the inane cliche . ....Read More
March 8, 2013

Postmodern Youth Ministry

I have to confess, my reasons for first buying this book back when it came out in 2001 was twofold, I thought the cover was...Read More
March 6, 2013


This great little book is one I keep coming back to . . . ...Read More
February 18, 2013

One Generation from Extinction

A book that tracks the history of children's ministry and why it matters . . . ...Read More
February 13, 2013

Ambiguous Evangelism / A Review

To be blunt, many of those we want to reach with the good news have no idea what we are talking about.  This book helps...Read More
February 11, 2013