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Emily Whitten

Emily Whitten

Emily is a book critic and writer for WORLD. She is a World Journalism Institute and University of Mississippi graduate, previously worked at Peachtree Publishers, and developed a mother's heart for good stories over a decade of homeschooling. Emily resides with her family in Nashville, Tenn.

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Articles by Emily Whitten
Understanding the Taliban

Understanding the Taliban

For September’s Classic Book of the Month, Emily Whitten recommends Taliban by Ahmed Rashid

Three stories of basketball players and coaches following Christ

Suggestions for lifting up believers facing the Taliban’s persecution

Oscar Wilde’s novel can help Christians understand some of the pressures of our own day


Netflix horror trilogy targets teens with occult themes and pro-LGBT messaging

A roundtable discussion with two Christian counselors and Emily Whitten

Two counselors offer suggestions for helping those in emotional and spiritual distress

Joni Eareckson Tada’s autobiography is full of deep spiritual truths

Three unique ways families can experience the Bible this summer

Four classic books