Fiction

A nihilistic summer read that could use a dip in the pool

Laura Roberts

2 Stars

All summer I’ve been putting off writing my review of Herman Koch’s Summer House with Swimming Pool

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Dark Eden - 1 Star

Rachel Harris

1 Star

Storyline - On the alien, sunless planet they call Eden, the 532 members of the Family shelter beneath the light and warmth of the…

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A Staggering Work of Heartbreaking Genius

Nancy Cavillones

5 Stars

I really took my time with this book. The story is so rich, with so many layers and I found myself re-reading sections of the book as the…

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Nutty

cindy barriga

3 Stars

Tantric Coconuts by Greg Kincaid is a bit everything and a little of nothing. I honestly thought it was going to be a love story with…

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Book Review: Tantric Coconuts by Gregory Kincaid

Michelle L. Hankes

3 Stars

I received this book for free through Blogging for Books and I was excited. In Blogging for Books, you get to choose what books you want…

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Non-Fiction

WOW!!!

Alyssa Washburn

5 Stars

{About the Book}A SEARING INDICTMENT OF THE MASTER OF…

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A Spy Among Friends

Annette Kristynik

4 Stars

Summary:Kim Philby, is known as the greatest spy in history. He'd began working in British Intelligence, MI6, during World War II. He…

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Patriarch Madness

Melanie Stocks

4.5 Stars

Pilgrim's Wilderness: A True Story of Faith and Madness on the Alaska Frontier ( 2002) by Tom Kizzia is captivating and disturbing at the…

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Here is Where by Andrew Carroll

Linda Brandau

4 Stars

Author Andrew Carroll was inspired to write this book after visiting the spot where Abraham Lincoln’s son was saved by the brother of…

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Cooking & Food

The B.T.C. Old-Fashioned Grocery Cookbook

Chris Curtis

3 Stars

The B.T.C. cookbook is not what I thought it would be.  (B.T.C. stands for Be The Change)  I was looking for simple home cooking…

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Thai Food

Hannah Caroline

4 Stars

Simple Thai Food is a cookbook with heart.  In the introduction the author, Leela Punyaratabandhu, explains that this…

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70 Classic Snacks You Loved As A Kid

Amy Lowery

5 Stars

Yummy! Treat Yourself - 70 Classics Snacks You Loved As A Kid! This has to be one of my favorite books I have been offered for review.…

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COOKBOOK CORNER – EXTRA VIRGIN

Blaise Doubman

5 Stars

“Extra Virgin” By: Gabriele Corcos and Debi MazarYou might recognize Gabriele and Debi from their hit cooking show “Extra Virgin” on…

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Part Memoir, Part Cookbook

Denise McFarland

4 Stars

My Paris Kitchen: Recipes and Stories by David Lebovitz is part memoir, part cookbook. The description…

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Business

Book Review: Beyond IQ by Garth Sundem

ann Saylor

4 Stars

I've been busy reading through Garth Sundem's book,

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Blog post #4 Beyond IQ

Dorothy Vandunk

4.5 Stars

Beyond IQ was a facinating book. I throughly enjoyed learning the many ways to keep on track in your mind. I enjoyed how the words were a bit…

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Thrive!

Kristy Harvey

5 Stars

There’s no doubt that Ariana Huffington is an incredible role model and great inspiration for innumerable people around the world. But,…

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What Color is your parachute? Guide to Rethinking Resumes

Jason Hutchins

1.5 Stars

What Color is your parachute?  Guide to Rethinking Resumes This is a review.  Of a book.  No, seriously.  This is how…

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The Gems in 'Thrive': A Book Review

Emily Hoferer

3 Stars

Arianna Huffington's Thrive: The Third Metric to Redefining Success and Creating a Life of Well-Being, Wisdom, and Wonder is…

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Entertainment

Get ready for the apocalyptic goodnesss !

Jessica Brown

5 Stars

I thought this was a funny, interesting read! Some of the disasters were pretty…

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Hilariously funny

Jessica Lietz

5 Stars

Dad Is Fat by Jim Gaffigan is a very funny and very honest insight into a busy dad's life in a small NYC apartment with five, yes five…

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a funny read

Brenna Meyer

2.5 Stars

Although I enjoyed reading how to survive a sharknado and other unnatural disasters, it's not something I would tell everyone to go out and…

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"Just My Typo" by Drummond Moir

CRYSTAL PORTER

4.5 Stars

"Just My Typo" was different what I was expecting, not really sure what I was expecting. It's one of those coffee table books. Pick it up and…

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Dad is Fat: A Book Review

Michelle Morgan

5 Stars

Jim Gaffigan is one of our favorite comedians! I was so excited to have the opportunity to review his book. Dad is Fat is such an easy read.…

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Faith

The Pursuit of Tamsen Littlejohn: A Novel

Beverly Terry

5 Stars

The term pursuit is apt for this historical fiction romance because it describes the many facets of the story's events, beginning with the…

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A Table By The Window by Hillary Manton Lodge

Charity Lyman

3 Stars

I have to admit, this book was not high on my favorites list. Which I felt bad about because I have thoroughly enjoyed the other stories from…

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Enjoyed this Book!!!

Karen Lyons

4.5 Stars

The Pursuit of Tamsen Littlejohn A Novel by Lori…

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Seasons of Tomorrow

aimee moore

5 Stars

In this stirring conclusion to Woodsmall's latest contemporary Amish romance series, a shocking tragedy upsets Rhoda Byler's peace about…

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Seasons Of Tomorrow ~ Cindy Woodsmall

Brenda Casto

5 Stars

I have been hooked on Cindy Woodsmall's writing for several years. There is something about the way she creates her characters…

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Crafts, Home & Hobbies

Your Family in Pictures

Jennifer McClelland

4 Stars

This book arrived today and I've already finished it. While I don't have a family of my own, I do take a lot of picture for other people and…

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Amazing!

Tima Murrell

5 Stars

Pictures are such an important part of our memories. Every family wants pictures to capture the important occasions and the everyday…

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capturing memories

Melissa Fuller

4.5 Stars

Last week, I received this book to review and boy, was I excited! Most of my pictures I take, includes someone in my family being in them. …

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Your Family in Pictures ybMe Ra Koh

cathy booton

4.5 Stars

Your Family in Pictures by Me Ra Koh is a small but essential book on how to get good pictures of your family.  How many…

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Book Review: Your Family in Pictures by Me Ra Koh

Stefanie Kamerman

5 Stars

My husband is the photog in our family, not me. He will happily take our Canon Rebel out before I even remember we own a DSLR. Steve…

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Better Living

Book Review: Beyond IQ by Garth Sundem

ann Saylor

4 Stars

I've been busy reading through Garth Sundem's book,

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Blog post #4 Beyond IQ

Dorothy Vandunk

4.5 Stars

Beyond IQ was a facinating book. I throughly enjoyed learning the many ways to keep on track in your mind. I enjoyed how the words were a bit…

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What Color is your parachute? Guide to Rethinking Resumes

Jason Hutchins

1.5 Stars

What Color is your parachute?  Guide to Rethinking Resumes This is a review.  Of a book.  No, seriously.  This is how…

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Excellent and Exciting Resource

Brittany Strelluf

5 Stars

I knew as soon as I saw “Fluent Forever” By Gabriel Wyner, I knew I had to have it. The author uses humor and interesting imagery to get…

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Beyond IQ Review

NATOSHA miller

5 Stars

Beyond IQ is an interesting read, very useful for building your brain power and teaching you to open your mind to new ways and…

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