Fiction

Review of My Life in Middlemarch by Rebecca Mead

Kari Miller

4 Stars

I read Middlemarch by George Eliot for the first time about ten years ago, as a graduate student in a Liberal Arts program.…

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Review of Barracuda by Christos Tsiolkas

Jordyn Blew

4.5 Stars

Awesome novel! I really enjoyed this book. It had great characters and character development. The plot was interesting. I will definitely be…

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Fun and interesting, but not award-worthy

Shannon Fox

3 Stars

Dark Eden is often compared to Lord of the Flies, but to me all the resemblance it bears to Lord of the Flies is the…

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Mother, Mother by Koren Zailckas: Brilliant, Fascinating, Breathtaking

Mira Nikolova

5 Stars

Most mums are great. Most mums are awesome. But there are also mums you’d better stay away from. If you can.The Hursts are a picture…

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Mother, Mother

Kyle Wendy Skultety

5 Stars

Wow. Double wow. Anyone who knows a narcissist will cringe and nod at matriarch Josephine’s behavior, as she manipulates her way through her…

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Non-Fiction

Pilgrim’s Wilderness – A true story of Faith and Madness on the Alaska Frontier by Tom Kizzia

Wendy Thomas

5 Stars

I make no secret of the fact that I love non-fiction books. Tell me how to do something, what you’ve learned, or how and why something…

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A Love Story Plus The History of Skyjacking Equals a Fascinatingly Un-put-down-able Read

Lisa Rufle

4 Stars

As someone with a lifelong fear of flying, it always surprises people that I am fascinated by books, movies and documentaries about…

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Not your usual story of addiction

Deborah Hightower

4 Stars

Too many times, society pegs the addict as one on skid row that is not 'trying' to do better. Turney Duff reminds us that addiction knows no…

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A Great Read

Arden Hamer

4.5 Stars

I was intrigued by A Spy Among Friends, by Ben Macintyre, but resisted reading it because I was afraid I did…

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Wonderfully Surprised

Kelly O'Dowd

3.5 Stars

To be honest, I don't really read anything even remotely political. But, I am getting to the point in my life where I cannot just blindly…

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Cooking & Food

Festive and Delicious Recipes

early francs

4 Stars

Tacolicious Festive Recipes for Tacos, Snacks, Cocktails, and More Sara Deseran with Joe Hargrave, Antelmo Faria, and Mike Barrow Photography…

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Fire and Smoke Review

Stephanie Turner

4 Stars

We learned so much from this book and the most important thing my husband took from it is that our propane grill is great for just that –…

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Meat & Potatoes - Recipe Book Review

Life Breath Present

5 Stars

Rahm Fama, having cooked all across America, is now the corporate chef for US Foods. He has a wonderfully inspiring story, which is included…

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Book Review: Meat and Potatoes

Jonathan Anderson

3 Stars

Rahm Fama has a passion for meat, and he knows what he is talking about has he has three decades of experience in the food world. Even with…

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Business

Powerfull, aware, knowledgeable

jorge rodriguez

3 Stars

its a good book. I recommend this to anyone who wishes to learn how to let go. it will give you examples to follow. Sometimes when you need…

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Beyond IQ

Chris Chunn

4 Stars

Beyond IQ is a great, little book if you’re looking for ways to strengthen parts of your brain and if you’re trying to improve…

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Great Guide for Interviewees!

Michele Lawrence

5 Stars

I received a free copy of What Color is Your Parachute: Guide to Rethinking Interviews from Blogging for Books in order to review. I think…

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I just met an old friend!

Carol Papuga

5 Stars

What Color is Your Parachute? 2015 By Richard N. Bolles   This book is like an old friend. …

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Job Interviews as Conversations

Tim Roberts

4 Stars

Think about the most engaging conversations you've ever had.  What were they like?  Informative?  Illuminating? Funny? Did you…

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Entertainment

Very tongue in cheek, laugh out loud funny

Bri Wignall

4.5 Stars

Written word is a lost form of contact, with social media and YouTube stealing the thunder for any of the old fashioned methods of…

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Very tongue in cheek, laugh out loud funny

Bri Wignall

4.5 Stars

Written word is a lost form of contact, with social media and YouTube stealing the thunder for any of the old fashioned methods of…

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How to Survive a Sharknado and Other Unnatural Disasters by Andrew Shaffer #review

Bernadette Callahan

4.5 Stars

Ever wonder how you would survive flying sharks? You are outside with your family and all of a sudden!... a Meteor…

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Book Review: How to Survive a Sharknado and Other Unnatural Disasters

Liz Ballif

4 Stars

As a Mormon, I one hundred percent an get behind preparedness.  In our semi-annual meetings (also known as General Conference)…

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Books for September

Meaghan Gerard

4 Stars

This cry for help perfectly sane and well-balanced book on parenting is hysterical even for someone (like me) who doesn't…

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Faith

A Broken Kind of Beautiful by Katie Ganshert

Joy Hannabass

5 Stars

MY REVIEWThis is an awesome book, and I just loved, loved it!!!  For ten years Ivy Clark has been modeling fashions, and outside beauty…

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Seasons of Tomorrow by Cindy Woodsmall

James Everett Hannabass

5 Stars

What I Think Jacob has left the Old Order Amish settlement and probably won't return, since his brother and…

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The Pursuit of Tamsen LittleJohn

Missy Shay

5 Stars

I just finished a book by a new author for me, Lori Benton.  The name of the book is The Pursuit of Tamsen LittleJohn.…

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A Table By the Window

Tara Mitchell

4 Stars

Hillary Manton Lodge is a new author for me. However, the book cover and description intrigued me. A Table By the Window was a light…

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Dinah's predicament grounds a compelling tale of Americana

Violet Nesdoly

4 Stars

Dinah Hubley is starting to attract unwanted attention and pressure from the after-dark visitors to her home, a Chicago bawdy house called…

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Crafts, Home & Hobbies

Your Family in Pictures

Gina DeRyke

4.5 Stars

I have not heard of Me Ra previously, but I was inspired by this book to take more pictures of my new family. I really enjoyed the 'photo…

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Your Family in Pictures - Book Review

Holly Brown

5 Stars

I was so excited to receive 

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Your Family in Pictures review

Kimberly Mills

3.5 Stars

This is the first book I have received from Blogging for books to review. When I first got it, I flipped though and quickly looked at the…

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Great Tutorial

Beth Krahulec

5 Stars

"Your Family in Pictures" by Me Ra Koh is an easy to understand crash course in photographing family events, holidays, and other everyday…

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Amazing Tool

Beth Anderson

5 Stars

Me Ra Koh has put together a valuable tutorial on family photography in the book, "Your Family in Pictures: The Parents' Guide to…

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Better Living

Powerfull, aware, knowledgeable

jorge rodriguez

3 Stars

its a good book. I recommend this to anyone who wishes to learn how to let go. it will give you examples to follow. Sometimes when you need…

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Pick up this Book to Pick up a Foreign Language

Taylor Neuhaus

4 Stars

Most Americans try to learn foreign languages in high schools through memorizing word lists by the category and doing grammar drills.…

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Food for your Brain

Susan Irwin

4.5 Stars

This book is a great way to keep your brain active - aerobics for the brain!  It's full of puzzles, brain-teasers, and activities…

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Exceeds Expectations

Laura Aldridge

4.5 Stars

This little book is a gem as it is delightfully challenging. Not your average puzzle book as it really brings new patterns that will have…

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Bend Your Brain

Patricia Janes

3.5 Stars

Bend Your Brain by The Minds Behind Marbles: The Brain Store is a brand new puzzle book written to challenge your mental skills.  Games…

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