The Reel Sisters

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Post by Kibetious » 03 Apr 2018, 13:10

Can any applicable lessons be drawn from this?

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Post by zilizopita1998 » 11 Apr 2018, 15:57

The strength of a woman. In this book, the author has clearly shown the true prowess of women in our society.

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Post by Zain A Blade » 12 Apr 2018, 09:15

For me, the lesson I'll take away from this book is that women could actually ENJOY traditionally sports and pastimes. Now I can't help but wonder if a group of women would enjoy hunting. Hmmm...

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Post by bigirimanacelestin » 12 Apr 2018, 11:15

Yeah it is. This story shows how to work as a team is great. it is applicable lesson to be drawn in the book.
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Post by nobunkum » 17 Apr 2018, 10:39

Zain A Blade wrote:
12 Apr 2018, 09:15
For me, the lesson I'll take away from this book is that women could actually ENJOY traditionally sports and pastimes. Now I can't help but wonder if a group of women would enjoy hunting. Hmmm...
I'm from the country and I've seen it. :D

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Post by Ebonez_nahmi » 18 Apr 2018, 08:01

Still waiting to get the book to read, but from all indications, it is worth the wait!
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Post by Alwaystkd » 20 May 2018, 22:46

Women are stronger together. Working in a team brings out the best of each person.

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Post by JR Mercier » 01 Jun 2018, 04:20

:tiphat: Can't wait to read this book. :techie-studyingbrown:

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Post by ValBookReviews » 08 Jun 2018, 21:34

Absolutely! I believe there are multiple lessons that are applicable and can be drawn from "The Reel Sisters": love, compassion, bravery, hardship, friendship, 'fly fishing' and so much more.
"And another book was opened, which is the Book of Life". (Revelation 20:12 (NKJV) :reading-7:

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Post by Kareka88 » 18 Aug 2018, 11:04

This book shows women learning how to be authentic and real with other people. How to share your struggles and share what you are really feeling or thinking. It teaches us how to open up with others and let them into our chaotic, troublesome, busy, heartbreaking, exciting, and sometimes adventurous lives.
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Post by holsam_87 » 25 Aug 2018, 17:26

I got that people can develop life long relationships over the mutual love of a hobby.
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Post by Ann Mattocks » 07 Sep 2018, 09:47

Women are stronger than many realize, we can do anything we set our mind to. Family is not just blood related, the bonds of friendship can be stronger than that of a blood relative.

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Post by michmc3 » 22 Sep 2018, 09:33

I took up fly fishing when I decided to write this novel. I have met some of the most amazing women that love to fly fish! I firmly believe that mother nature is the best teacher, so there are many, many applicable lessons to be drawn from the book. Give it a try! ~Michelle Cummings, author of The Reel Sisters

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