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User Review  - justindtapp - LibraryThing

This book reads like poetry, prose, and a sermon with vivid illustrations at points. Voskamp develops a theology of thanksgiving. She begins with her own realization that Luke 22:19 tells us Jesus ... Read full review

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User Review  - pgchuis - LibraryThing

I am torn about how to review this book. I found it difficult to read, due to the writing style and in particular the author's idiosyncratic use (and non-use!) of the definite and indefinite articles ... Read full review

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User Review  - SusanEAC - LibraryThing

I have this on my iPod and have listened to about half of this book. I can understand its popularity but, personally, I found it kind of repetitive. I have a great deal of respect for the author as a ... Read full review

Not Something I'd recommend

User Review  - Linda -

In this book the author has chronicled her journey from ingratitude to gratitude in a poetic way. Her transformation is amazing to see. By deciding on choosing to be grateful, she now is a happier ... Read full review

yes and no

User Review  - JohnDeereGirl -

When we are young, our perspective is simple. The simple, little things it life bring us joy and amazement. The dare that is presented and discussed in One Thousand Gifts is to live with that same ... Read full review

very hard to read

User Review  - lynn -

I have never read anything written like this. I really like the idea of the book but the way she uses her words makes it very hard to read. This is not an easy read Read full review

Overall, worth reading

User Review  - Mraziyen -

It was pretty good, especially the beginning because I like how the author really exhorts you to be thankful for everything. After a while, it gets a little repetitive though and I would just like for ... Read full review

User Review  - lg123 -

The book was fairly interesting. I have not finished reading it, however, I will soon. In the first part of the book the author seems to drift into a poetic stance, which I found a bit confusing. I had a hard time keeping interested, and decided to read it later. It seemed repetitive. Read full review

One Thousand Gifts

User Review  - gshaw5 -

Good book makes a great gift for a girlfriend or loved one. Read full review

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User Review  - brandyhei - LibraryThing

One Thousand Gifts contains a lot of excellent perspective. I found some of the word pictures to be a bit too much. Read full review

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