Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Found In Translation

Found In Translation by Roger Bruner and Kristi Rae Bruner.

Summery:Kim Hartlinger thinks she is going to the Silver City in Mexico to evangelize.She's had a bad day.She missed her flight, was three hours late and then she learns that they are going to a small village, Santa Maria, instead of the Silver City.Which had electricity.Santa Maria never had electricity.She didn't bring good clothes and on her first day breaks her arm.She does have some good breaks though.She makes friends with a little girl, Anjelita,  who has only one hand.She becomes friends with an African American, Aleesha too.She can't do much with her arm now.She does some clearing with some of the older villagers and children.God tells her of a special plan he has to help the village.Can she help Geoff a guy with a background come out and finally find Jesus?

Romance:Geoff has a thing for her.He is not a Christian with a slight history.She pretends to like a guy, with his consent, to satisfy Anjelita.Who had been trying to match make her.

Language:She mention herself or some other people cussing.But no words are worded.

Violence:Geoff had gone with some friends and was with them when they painted their parents names on gravestones.He didn't do it though.It was told in a story.Kim makes friends with the villagers and Anjelita's mother tells of how her elder daughter had helped people get to safety when the twister came and died in it.

Other:An older guy explains in vague description how they need to relieve themselves.

Time Period:Modern.

What I thought:I really liked it! It had a great message and had a lot of miracles and stuff.I really liked Kim's character.

Rating & Age:4 stars. 13 up.


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