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  1. The Confession
    The Confession
    Robert Whitlow
    Thomas Nelson / 2014 / Trade Paperback
    $11.99 Retail: $15.99 Save 25% ($4.00)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 19 Reviews
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  1. Henderson, NV
    Age: Over 65
    Gender: female
    4 Stars Out Of 5
    Thought provoking
    December 1, 2014
    babe
    Henderson, NV
    Age: Over 65
    Gender: female
    Quality: 4
    Value: 5
    Meets Expectations: 4
    Discussed this book in a Book Club and group felt it an ok book. Not up to "The Choice" level, but still a book worth reading. "The Chair" brings out how Christians can be so critical, if it is a situation they have experienced. "The Chair" also brings out that confession and restitution is God's way. The group felt the non-Christian was the one person who showed the main character true love.
  2. 4 Stars Out Of 5
    The Confession
    October 23, 2014
    Cindie Haese
    Quality: 4
    Value: 5
    Meets Expectations: 4
    With many twists and turns in this book you were continually surprised. True to the title of this book, the author brought forth the ideal that not only is confession good for the soul, but that the truth does indeed set you free! Many characters added to the drama and won your heart as well. I will pass this one on, but not before I take one last look just to see what I might have missed the first time, the plots were that good.
  3. Upstate NY
    Age: 55-65
    Gender: male
    5 Stars Out Of 5
    Grace and Mercy Come Together
    October 6, 2014
    Floyd Johnson
    Upstate NY
    Age: 55-65
    Gender: male
    Quality: 5
    Value: 5
    Meets Expectations: 5
    Robert Whitlow is one of my go to authors and The Confession is evidence why. A legal thriller that will hold the readers interest from page one - a car wreck with a dead teen and his friend. But the story takes place ten years later as the surviving teen is beginning to build his career and (hopefully) a family.

    But as many must learn, the past can not be hidden and the truth will come out. Whether in a car wreck or at the scene of a gunshot, lives are inevitably changed. And when the truth is revealed it will Grace and Mercy to move into the next phase of life. Many years ago I heard a couple of simple definitions of Grace and Mercy:

    Grace is getting what we dont deserve.

    Mercy is not getting what we do deserve.

    Holt Douglas, a relative new assistant DA, and his new friends, Greg and Valerie Stevens, would need to learn the meaning of those words - both from God and from each other. And they do.

    I hope that the author is not done with these characters - there is still life in a community with some borderline corrupt politicians and lawmen, and a new lawyer with little allegiance to the existing power brokers in town. Life is not done for a new believer, with a new job, and a new wife - a life I would like to read more about. But even if this is the only story with these characters, the book is worth the time spent reading it over the past week. It was for me, I expect it will be for others as well.

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    This review is based on a free electronic copy provided by the publisher for the purpose of creating this review. The opinions expressed are my own.
  4. Toronto, Ontario
    Age: 45-54
    Gender: female
    5 Stars Out Of 5
    Raw and Real
    October 5, 2014
    Radiolady
    Toronto, Ontario
    Age: 45-54
    Gender: female
    Quality: 4
    Value: 5
    Meets Expectations: 5
    I have been a fan of Robert Whitlow for some time, and I found The Confession to be honest, gritty, and real. It's a story about redemption that comes about in a way that is totally unexpected. There are enough plot twists to raise the eyebrows, and some twists in the story line that give you moments of gasp. While there is a romance involved, it doesn't turn out the way you would think, with the "walking into the sunset together." Loved it.
  5. Prescott, AZ
    Age: 55-65
    Gender: female
    4 Stars Out Of 5
    Confession is good for the soul
    October 5, 2014
    lukeandlibby
    Prescott, AZ
    Age: 55-65
    Gender: female
    Quality: 4
    Value: 4
    Meets Expectations: 4
    Robert Whitlow is a great story teller who writes from a Christian point of view. I enjoyed this book right up until the end which seemed a little abrupt. The characters were well-written and likeable. The moral is obviously about confession. It involves a childhood transgression and how the lack of confession effected his life. This is definitely a book worth reading.
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