Friday, May 07, 2010

The Prophecy by Dawn Miller

It is time for a FIRST Wild Card Tour book review! If you wish to join the FIRST blog alliance, just click the button. We are a group of reviewers who tour Christian books. A Wild Card post includes a brief bio of the author and a full chapter from each book toured. The reason it is called a FIRST Wild Card Tour is that you never know if the book will be fiction, non~fiction, for young, or for old...or for somewhere in between! Enjoy your free peek into the book!

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Today's Wild Card author is:

and the book:

The Prophecy

Zondervan (April 13, 2010)

***Special thanks to ***Special thanks to Pam Mettler of ZonderKidz for sending me a review copy.***


Dawn Miller is an award-winning filmmaker and author who has written and produced several books, a music video and an urban teen drama. She lives in St. Louis with her teenage son and is currently at work on the graphic novel and feature film version of "The Watcher Chronicles".

Visit the author's MySpace.

Product Details:

List Price: $9.99
Reading level: Young Adult
Paperback: 352 pages
Publisher: Zondervan (April 13, 2010)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0310714338
ISBN-13: 978-0310714330


The Prophecy by Dawn Miller

Here is my review of this incredible teen suspense novel:

First of all, I would like to extend a heartfelt “Thank you” to Dawn Miller and her publisher for sending me a copy of "The Prophecy" to review for them. I have always been grateful for this generosity, and I am trying to improve at being consistent in taking the time to thank these wonderfully giving individuals in a public forum. I really appreciate your time, effort and expense in making a reviewer copy available to me.

Dawn Miller’s young adult thriller “The Prophecy” is one of Zondervan’s Guaranteed Good Reads. I originally requested this book for my daughter. She enjoys Christian teen romance and drama as well as the uber-popular Twilight Series. So, I thought this book would be right up her alley. Unfortunately, I haven’t been able to coerce her into reading it…YET.

“The Prophecy” is written beautifully with a youthful voice. It is a tale of angelic warfare that has entered the corporeal realm because of five teenagers who are capable of ending the war. When the eyes of these teens are opened to this hidden world, the real adventure begins.

This book is gripping and suspenseful regardless of the age of the audience. I will be on the lookout for more novels in The Watchers series. Another bonus of the book is a cool set of discussion questions that can be used by a teen reading group. I will definitely continue to try to get my 16 year-old to read this novel.

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