Fiction

Working For It

Heather Fineisen

5 Stars

Man Booker Finalist. Literary novel. Dystopian. Love Story. Satire. Just some of the labels placed on Howard Jacobson' s J. : A novel.  …

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A CONSTELLATION OF VITAL PHENOMENA REVIEW

Caroline Robey

.5 Stars

For all of those who read this book and thought it was thought-provoking, wise and touching: Why? And more importantly, how did you even get…

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Summer House with Swimming Pool by Herman Koch

Nicole Smolinski

4 Stars

*I received this book from BloggingForBooks in exchange for an honest review*This book literally starts with you meeting this…

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J by Howard Jacobson - A Good, If Not Too Cheery, Read

Emma kleinfeldt

4 Stars

Some time in the past, something happened, if it happened, that wasn’t good. No one is quite sure what it was, what caused it, and no one…

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Characters you'll love to hate

Heather Tucker

4 Stars

This book, Summer House with Swimming Pool, is entertaining in the beginning. A doctor who despises his patients, readily writes…

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Non-Fiction

Let Me Be Clear

Michelle Kelly

3 Stars

Katie Kieffer is a young conservative author, blogger, speaker.  In her recent book,LET ME BE CLEAR  Barack Obama's War On…

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A pastor's pastor offers wisdom for the church catholic

Julius McCarter

5 Stars

Pope Francis' Evangelii Gaudium:  The Joy of the Gospel is a beautiful pastoral vision of the Church…

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Book Review – A Spy Among Friends by Ben Macintyre

Jeff Randleman

4.5 Stars

One of my favorite authors of all time is Tom Clancy. The author of The Hunt For Red October, Patriot…

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Joy: Catholicism's Emergency Kit

Jalane Schramm

5 Stars

So much noise has been made since the election of Pope Francis. In the first year and a half, the world has forgotten so quickly the…

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A Spy Among Friends:A Mat Sense Review

James Nobles

4 Stars

First a thank you for Blogging for Books to give a shot at this Real Life thriller. Read the review and tell me what you think, click…

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Cooking & Food

Excellent!

Leah Richardson

5 Stars

Pizza is one of my favorite foods. I already have a favorite recipe for pizza crust and of course my favorite toppings that I rarely stray…

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Book Review: My Perfect Pantry

Katrina Roets

5 Stars

I'm sure it comes as no surprise that I got my fingers on another cookbook to review. I just can't seem to say no to them! I'm an addict..to…

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Blogging for Books: North, by Gunnar Gislason and Jody Eddy

Wendy Gordon

4.5 Stars

Nordic cooking is all the rage these days, a remarkable development for a region previously known largely for lutefisk.  Chef Gunnar…

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Flour and Water Pasta by Thomas McNaughton

Aaron Rishell

5 Stars

An elevated guide to the craft of pasta-making by rising star chef Thomas McNaughton of San Francisco's…

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The Pizza Bible

Shannon Hearne

4 Stars

This book is a huge volume of all things pizza! There are tons of fantastic recipes. I'm most excited about the pizza dough recipes,…

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Business

The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo

Jill Ivy

4 Stars

I enjoyed reading this book.  I could identify a lot with Kondo as she shared her lifelong pursuit of tidyness and order. …

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The Young Entrepreneur's Guide to Starting a Business (Book Review)

Jackson Dame

4.5 Stars

For the past two months I've been working my way through 

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Great training for your brain

Tom Meiers

4 Stars

Scientific tools for training problem solving, intuition, emotional intelligence, creativity, and more. The author says in the introduction "…

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Beyond IQ

Abram T Francis

2 Stars

What an exciting book to find out your are more than your IQ. There is so much potential in you and this book will help you to find them out. 

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Tidying and Organizing!!

Michael Deutsch

4.5 Stars

The title of this book sounded very intriguing.  I would like to think I’m pretty tidy and keep things organized, then I look around,…

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Entertainment

One of the most entertaining memoirs I've read

Casey Thomas

4.5 Stars

Neil Patrick Harris is the kind of person I'd love to have lunch with. More than that, the kind of person I'd like to be friends with. He's…

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Review: Neil Patrick Harris

Matthew Lloyd

3 Stars

Let me first say that I do not want to get into the values or morals of Harris and his characters on tv. I chose this book simply for the…

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from Beth's Book-Nook Blog

Beth Nolan Conners

4.5 Stars

While attending BEA this year, I went to the breakfast featuring Neil Patrick Harris talking about his forthcoming autobiography, which is in…

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Girl Talk

shellie brewer

4.5 Stars

  "Whether you seek advice on handling running out of booze during the holidays or running into your ex on the…

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if i could choose my own autobiography id be a panda

sharon mccumber

5 Stars

As a child, reading was my favorite thing in the world! Normally you could find me in any quiet corner with my nose in a book and by dinner I…

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Faith

Pick the period

Dianna Gardenhour

4 Stars

If you prefer to stay in our modern age yet go to a different setting, try reading Amish fiction.  In 

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The Daughter of Highland Hall

Jen Pen

5 Stars

SUMMARY:Beautiful yet feisty Katherine Ramsey needs only to find a prosperous, title-bearing husband to make her future safe and sure;…

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Daughter of Highland Hall

Rebecca Peterson

3 Stars

Katherine Ramsey enter's London's social season with high hopes of getting a good match. With her Aunt as her instructor, she moves in the…

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Daughter of Highland Hall

Rebecca Peterson

3 Stars

Katherine Ramsey enter's London's social season with high hopes of getting a good match. With her Aunt as her instructor, she moves in the…

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Thrilling and delightful, wonderful love story!

Tara Box

5 Stars

I adore love stories. When I read the first book of this series, The Governess of Highland Hall, I knew it was a series I…

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Crafts, Home & Hobbies

Finally, a Book for Us Good-Looking Folks!

Matt Forster

5 Stars

We’re a handsome family, I am not too humble to admit. And while it might not be apparent during the day-to-day, we have been known take a…

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Inspiring and Informative

Sheyenne Wilson

5 Stars

I tend to be a documenter. I was the girl in high school who was taking pictures at the football games on Friday night- and not just…

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(Photography) book review: Your Family in Pictures, by Me Ra Koh

Stephanie Green

5 Stars

Me Ra Koh’s Your Family in Pictures came to me a bit prematurely, as it’s designed to teach you to take beautiful photos of your…

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Recommendations

Julie A

4 Stars

Your Family In Pictures by Me Ra…

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Better Living

Fluent Forever {Book Review}

Heather Vogler

4.5 Stars

Fluent Forever by Gabriel Wyner teaches you how to learn any language and never forget it. Written by a man who…

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Puzzling

Karen Wise

3.5 Stars

If you know me even a little bit—in real life or online—then you know that I love puzzles. Whether it's sudoku or crossword, kenken or…

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Bend your brain

Kimberly Webb

5 Stars

Having a child who loves puzzles and brain teasers I'm always on the look out for something to challenge him and his father.  They love…

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The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo

Jill Ivy

4 Stars

I enjoyed reading this book.  I could identify a lot with Kondo as she shared her lifelong pursuit of tidyness and order. …

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Fluent Forever: How to Learn Any Language Fast & Never Forget It Book Review!

chelsie fletcher

5 Stars

I've been having a lot of fun collecting books for my future home library and the book "Fluent Forever" is an awesome addition.…

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