Fiction

"The Room"--A Review

Tatum Rangel

3.5 Stars

This story is narrated by the delightfully odd Bjorn, who starts a new job at an open-plan office.  While enduring the ups and downs of…

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Couldn't get into it

Dawn Roberto

2.5 Stars

As the lights of Macau come alive, Doyle-‘Lord Doyle’ to his cronies- descends into a casino to see if lady luck is with him. A…

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If I Fall, If I Die by Michael Christie

Sandra Antunovic

4 Stars

For nine years, Will Cardiel has lived Inside with his…

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Poetic and Complicated

Karen Blue

3 Stars

This is such a difficult book to review. If I Fall, If I Die was poetic and complicated. Although I grew…

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Sadly This Wasn't For Me...

Breana Montgomery

.5 Stars

This is going to be incredibly short. It’s been a long time since I had to DNF a book, and this unfortunately is going to be one of them.…

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Non-Fiction

Book Review: "The Invisible Front" by Yochi Dreazen

wesley hoffmann

4 Stars

Mark and Carol Graham were kind of your normal military family. She followed him around the world with each new assignment, from Germany to…

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A man apart from and a part of the culture at large

Jalane Schramm

5 Stars

As a Lutheran Pastor and then Catholic priest, Neuhaus was very familiar with prophetic his call as a Christian to be "in the culture" but…

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The Invisible Front by Yochi Dreazen, 2014

Jaina Rose

4 Stars

This is going to be a very tricky book to review, because I honestly don't know how to approach the material. This is probably the…

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When Lions Roar

BONNIE Buckingham

4 Stars

This is not Aslan or The Lion King but the secret meetingof Winston Churchill and Joseph Kennedy in the 1930'sat Chartwell,…

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Cooking & Food

[Review] The Portlandia Cookbook

Elvira Makarevich

5 Stars

Always being a fan of the actual show Portlandia, I jumped into an opportunity to read this book and see what awesome recipes I can find. But…

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Congrats to Emma Campion !The Slanted Door by Charles Phan with Janny Hu Photography by Ed Anderson Published by Ten Speed Press Berkley

Ann Benoit

4 Stars

Emma Campion, the Cover Designer of The Slanted Door is to be congratulated for her outstanding work.  The…

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Cookbook Review: Lighten Up, Y'all

Amanda Keeton

4 Stars

I've been trying to eat healthier lately so I was excited when I received my new cookbook Lighten Up, Y'all by Virginia Willis. Many of…

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The Skinnytaste Cookbook

Melissa Tumino

5 Stars

I am really loving The Skinnytaste Cookbook by Gina Homolka. If you have never stumbles upon her blog you can here: 

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Business

Powerful, timeless leadership lessons communicated simply

Nick Duffel

4.5 Stars

“He who hesitates is lost,” so the famous saying goes. And for leaders in the fast-paced, ever-changing business climate of the last…

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Lifestyle Design

Yesha Patel

3 Stars

Tim Ferriss does a good job introducing the concept of "Lifestyle Design" in The 4-Hour Workweek. He explains the…

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Entertainment

Wow. Don't go down the wrong road.

Louis Zinc II

4.5 Stars

Food labels are an entire language in and of themselves. The ingredients in manufactured goods are often unable to be interpreted by the…

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Hot Pockets 2: The Hot-Pocketing

Robert Underwood

4 Stars

There are few things Americans like to do more than eat. No one knows that better than comedian Jim Gaffigan. He has made a career…

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Happiness Of Pursuit

Abram T Francis

4 Stars

This is an awesome book telling us to pursue happiness in our everyday life. we need to make happiness happen in our lives because it is a choice

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Charming and delightful

Meaghan Gerard

4 Stars

So many times, even the best writers among us, are at a loss for words. It's why we turn to idioms and metaphors. We attempt to construct…

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Faith

An invite to the craziness that is Juliette's family

Chris Jager

4.5 Stars

Dear Readers,First let me tell you I really enjoyed reading A Table by the Window by Hillary Manton Lodge.  It is a…

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Review: The Daughter of Highland Hall

Maria Page

4 Stars

The Daughter of Highland Hall by Carrie Turansky is the second book in the Edwardian Brides series. I really enjoyed this…

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The Daughter of Highland Hall

Alisha Lotterle

4 Stars

I really enjoyed "The Daughter of Highland Hall"! It was a good historical fiction novel with great characters and good themes. The…

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Echos of Mercy is a keeper.

dawn miller

5 Stars

Echoes of Mercy was the first book I've read by historical Christian fiction author Kim Vogel Sawyer. I instantly fell on love with this…

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A Table with a View

Kristen Schmidt

4.5 Stars

A Table by the Window by Hillary Manton Lodge is a book that was supplied for review by Monmouth Publishing.    Lodge has a…

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Crafts, Home & Hobbies

Book Notes: February

Renee Emerson

4.5 Stars

Your Family In Pictures by Me Rah…

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The Reading Chair: Your Family in Pictures

McKenzie Swanson

3.5 Stars

I received this book for review from Blogging for Books. All thoughts and opinions are my own.Aaaaand another one bites the dust! I'm…

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Your Family in Pictures

shelby jardine

4 Stars

I love taking pictures. Most people do. Well..mostly selfies to embarrass my children with.Example in point: My hubby…

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LOVE

Emily York

5 Stars

I have loved Me Ra Koh since she did little spots on Disney Junior to teach mommies how to take pictures of their kids. I always thought she…

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A Must Have

Robi Malone

5 Stars

This is a book that every MONDERN photographer needs on their shelf. Every page had much needed information to cover LGBT weddings. Many…

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Better Living

mequilibrium

holly kunde

5 Stars

This book was very helpful. Really helps you to learn to deal with stress and overwhelming conditions. I recommend this to anyone.

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Happiness Of Pursuit

Abram T Francis

4 Stars

This is an awesome book telling us to pursue happiness in our everyday life. we need to make happiness happen in our lives because it is a choice

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The Perfect Score Project - Debbie Stier

Krystal Bealing

3 Stars

I cannot tell you for the life of me what drew me to this book, but it was on my TBR list for a while before I found it on Blogging For…

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Between the Dark and the Daylight

Julius McCarter

4.5 Stars

Joan Chittister's Between the Dark and the Daylight:  Embracing the Contradictions of Life is one of those books that spiritual…

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The New American Herbal

Laura Gill

4.5 Stars

I have studied herbalism formally and was pleasantly surprised by Stephen Orr's new book. While it does contain some of the typical…

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