Fiction

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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What is underneath

Kristin Whitehair

3.5 Stars

This novel is creepy in a good way.  It is about the true self, or what is hidden.  This isn't always happy or healthy.  In…

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Tantric Coconuts by Gregory Kincaid

Randall Harris

2.5 Stars

I had high hopes for this novel.  But then I realized that this is not so much a novel as it is a treatise on spiritual…

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Book Review: Bittersweet

Sarah Weber

4.5 Stars

College freshman Mabel Dagmar is, plainly and simply, plain and simple. Her family’s dry-cleaning business leaves them with little money to…

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"The Girl In The Road" by Monica Byrne

Jillian Rogers

2 Stars

This book took me a while to get through. There are a lot of parts in this book where I was left confused as to what was happening. There…

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Non-Fiction

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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Book Review: Without You, There Is No Us

Trish Ryan

3.5 Stars

Without You, There Is No Us by Suki Kim might be…

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A Race for the Future

Kathrine Esten

2 Stars

hen President Obama decided for purely political reasons to put off all action on immigration reform until after the November elections, Rep.…

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Mr. Kessler Has No Shame

Karen Oil

.5 Stars

This book is the National Enquirer, no I think the Star, of presidential books. Gossipy, malicious with a clear agenda. I grew suspicious…

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Cooking & Food

Review for The Pizza Bible

Summer McLaughlin

5 Stars

This book is awesome! It starts off with a master class and it tells you everything you need and how to make the pizza dough. Then it goes…

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Meat Lovers: Meat and Potatoes is the Cookbook of Your Dreams!

Joi Sigers

5 Stars

I just finished writing the review for Meat and Potatoes: Simple Recipes That Sizzle and Sear on my food blog and, after I published it, I…

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Sweets, sweets and more sweets

Jennifer Eat Cake For Dinner

3 Stars

This book is full of sweets, sweets and more sweets.  I thought this would become my new favorite book, but I didn't like it as much as…

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Review: Blue Ribbon Baking from a Redneck Kitchen by:Francine Bryson

Jalynn Patterson

5 Stars

About the Book:A pie champion and down-home Southern baker reveals her winning recipes for pies, cakes, cookies, and more in this…

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Amazing

Jennifer McCullar

4 Stars

what an amazing book

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Business

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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The Ecstasy of Surrender

Brittany Angrisani

5 Stars

I was intrigued by this book immediately for my own self as well as for my clients being a mental health counselor. Judith takes you…

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Being a Warrior

Rhyan Wong

5 Stars

I thought this book was amazing in every way. And I thought this book was very practical and very inspirational. The author has a good grasp…

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The Happiness of Pursuit

Nicole Sharpes

3.5 Stars

Inspirational book with some great advice. I wish it had more practical tools like the authors previous book "The $100 Start Up", but other…

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Entertainment

REVIEW: "Lost in Translation" and the Power of Words

Lindsey collins

3 Stars

A couple of weeks ago I heard about something called Blogging for Books. Basically you get books and promise to write honest reviews of…

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Food: A Love Story by Jim Gaffigan

Rachel Fender

4 Stars

I was delighted to get to read Food: A Love Story. I read Gaffigan's first book, Dad is Fat and had a…

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awesomeness

holly kunde

5 Stars

This was really an awesome book but really, could you expect anything else from Neil Patrick Harris? It is very clever and enjoyable. Thanks…

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Crap Taxidermy

Jennifer McClelland

4 Stars

With a title like Crap Taxidermy my expectations for this book were not too high. But I was pleasantly surprised by this book. The pictures…

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Book Review: Food A Love Story by Jim Gaffigan

krystal deb

5 Stars

Food A Love Story is the newest book by stand-up comedian and bestselling author, Jim Gaffigan. His last book Dad Is Fat was immensely…

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Faith

The Widow of Saunders Creek by Tracey Bateman

Kali Smith

5 Stars

The Widow of Saunders Creek by Tracey Bateman was fantastic. It kept me in suspense and I couldn't put it down once I started reading it. The…

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The Daughter of Highland Hall by Carrie Turansky

Beth-Anne White

4 Stars

From the publisher:Strong-willed and beautiful, debutante Katherine Ramsey feels ready to take the London social season by storm, and she…

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Can mercy rain for this family?

Rhonda Nash-Hall

5 Stars

Kim Vogel Sawyer has a true gift in her writing.   She is able to express deep emotions through her characters and allow the…

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Twists, Turns, Turmoil and finally Triumph!

Roy Wahlgren

5 Stars

WOW!  A LOVE UNDONE by Cindy Woodsmall is another winner.  This book has so many stops and starts that it really keeps a persons…

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Finding a love to last a lifetime.

Melissa Frederick

4 Stars

Where do I even begin to Review this wonderful book, I guess the best place to start would be at the beginning.Ivy Clark has…

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Crafts, Home & Hobbies

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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Your Family in Pictures Book Review

Sarah Massey

5 Stars

I LOVE THIS BOOK. I was a little hesitant about reviewing a book about photography because I just hadn't found a book that I felt helped ME…

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[BLOGGING FOR BOOKS] — YOUR FAMILY IN PICTURES

Denise Mattox

4.5 Stars

I love to take pictures and it has begun to help make me a living, but I have a hard time calling myself a “professional.” A big part of it…

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Better Living

Language Learning

Casandra Helzer

3 Stars

Fluent Forever: How to Learn Any Language Fast and Never Forget it by Gabriel Wyner is a book written to help us all learn how to…

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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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Sunday Suppers

Amy Lowery

5 Stars

I was given the opportunity to review the book, 

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Sunday Suppers Review

Martha Kate Stratton

5 Stars

Absolutely love everything about this cookbook.  The recipes are wonderful.  The pictures are beautiful.  And the meaning of…

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