Fiction

Barracuda: Coming of age tale of a young athlete

Svetlana Lasrado

3 Stars

Title: Barracuda Author: Christos Tsiolkas Publisher: Hogarth Published: September 9, 2014 (First…

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Delightful

Erin O'Riordan

4.5 Stars

Delightful - I enjoyed reading this more than I actually enjoyed reading 

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Kept me up at night, I couldnt stop reading or being scared!

Crystal Wall

5 Stars

I just finished my copy of Gillian Flynn's Sharp Objects. This is my kind of book. A family story, a family of girls, a twisted mother and a…

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Not what I expected

Tara Santiago

2.5 Stars

I read many spiritual "relationship" books and was expecting good things from this book, unfortunately it was not what I was expecting. …

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Book Review: Barracuda by Christos Tsolkas

Monica Staton

4.5 Stars

There are some novels that remain on the fringes of your mind forever. Long after you've flipped the final page and lingered over the…

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Non-Fiction

Reliving the 1960s

Susan Braun

4.5 Stars

Growing up, I loved President Nixon. Our family spoke well of him, and if you’ve read

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Book Review – Pilgrim’s Wilderness by Tom Kizzia

Jeff Randleman

4.5 Stars

Never have I been both so fascinated and disturbed by a book as I was by Pilgrim's Wilderness, by Tom…

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Adventure and Madness in America's Last Frontier.

Annie Hicks

4 Stars

When I first heard of Pilgrim’s Wilderness, I read a blurb in the Sunday Oregonian Living Section and thought ‘this book sounds good…

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Why are girls being raised as boys?

Carol Papuga

5 Stars

This fascinating, interesting book by journalist, Jenny Nordberg deals with the current status and treatment of women in Afghanistan. …

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Cooking & Food

Simple Thai Food

Faina Shpiler

4.5 Stars

This was a pretty good book. I made a couple of recipes from the book, all of which were - easy to make- tasted very…

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Extra Virgin is a Smokin' Hot Cookbook!!

Tina Culbertson

5 Stars

Extra Virgin by Gabriele Corcos and Debi Mazar is one of the most beautifully photographed, detailed with passionate backstories and…

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Coq Au Vin and....

Aimee Lambert

4 Stars

First, My Paris Kitchen by David Lebovitz is a beautiful book and an excellent read. There is no doubt he can write as well as he can cook.…

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Sweet: Our Best Cupcakes, Cookies, Candy, and More by Editors of Food Network Magazine

Melissa Tumino

5 Stars

Sweet: Our Best Cupcakes, Cookies, Candy, and More is one of the best dessert books I have ever owned. I don’t usually make a lot of sweets…

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Blue Ribbon Baking from a Redneck Kitchen, a cookbook by Francine Bryson

Deborah Martin

5 Stars

Ms. Bryson may believe she has a redneck kitchen, but her recipes are much more sophisticated than that.  This cookbook has…

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Business

Still The Best Job-Hunting Guide Available

Tim Roberts

5 Stars

Forty-four years ago one of the most inspirational and practical books ever first saw publication. Inspirational because it helped you…

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IF LOOKING FOR A JOB OR NEW CAREER THIS BOOK IS FOR YOU!

Cheryl Perez

5 Stars

First off I received this book free in return for this review from blogging for books , so I was checking out books to review and came across…

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Fantastic Resource for Job-Seekers

Carita Alexander

4 Stars

"What Color is Your Parachute", the revised and updated 2015 edition is an exceptional resource for first-timers entering the job market or…

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Beyond IQ?

Deena Shoemaker

3.5 Stars

Beyond IQ lures the reader in with an interesting concept. Garth Sundem covers the different aspects of the brain that deal with…

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The Young Entrepreneur's Guide to Starting & Running a Business

Anne Campbell

5 Stars

The Young Entrepreneur's Guide to Starting & Running a Business: Turn Your Ideas Into Money! by Steve Mariotti is…

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Entertainment

Lost in Translation by Ella Frances Sanders

Karen duBarry

4.5 Stars

Lost in Translation is, first of all, a beautiful little book. The words and phrases it contains are, without fail, interesting or…

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Dad is Fat

Jenni VanDeVoorde

4 Stars

***This was posted to my blog (my Goodreads review follows underneath)****Book 53 of my 2014 Reading…

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Damn fine read

Adam Pober

4 Stars

I've been a fan of McSweeney's since I picked up "Created in Darkness by Troubled Americans" one day in a book store. This book felt like…

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Dear Luke, We Need to Talk, Darth: A Review

Leslie Cawley

4 Stars

Such imagination! Mr. Moe really does get into the minds of pop culture icons in his book, Dear Luke, We Need to Talk, Dad,…

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Blogging for books book review: Girl talk!

sharon mccumber

5 Stars

I absolutely love hearing about other womens experiences in life. As weird as some people might find that, it's hard not to admit it after…

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Faith

cindy woodsmall

brandy baldwin

4 Stars

Well I like the book. And knew it was the last in this series. I felt it was lacking its like watching at tv show for 5 years and you know…

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A Love Undone

Liz Terek

4 Stars

Jolene is set to marry Van & start her new life. But, weeks before the wedding, both her parents die in an accident. Now, with numerous…

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A Love Undone

Dee Wolters

5 Stars

Love Undone" by Cindy Woodsmall, book reviewJolene is preparing to marry her sweetheart, when her parents are tragically killed in a drowning…

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Amish

VikTory Arch

5 Stars

A book of tragedy and hope. When the darkest hours a in the life, and there is no other way Hannah runs away.

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Exquisite storytelling!

Andrea Cox

5 Stars

By Andrea Renee CoxAnother wonderful book is heading to stores near you in early October. 

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Crafts, Home & Hobbies

Family Pictures Made Easy and Fun

Terry Jeanette Carter

5 Stars

As an amateur photographer, who loves to take pictures of her family, I found this book easy to read and understand. I wish I had had this…

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Review: Your Family in Pictures by Me Ra Koh

Heather Lammers

5 Stars

Your Family in Pictures is a beautiful book that helps moms, dads, grandparents, kids... create memorable family photos. Me Ra Koh walks…

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Review: Your Family in Pictures

Cassie Payne

4.5 Stars

Your Family in Pictures is the follow up book to Me Ra Koh's previous photography titles: Your Baby in Pictures and…

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Capturing Love

Tanya Arcucci

3.5 Stars

I received his book from Blogging For Books in exchange for a review. All opinions are my own.The New Art of Capturing Love is a really nice…

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August Reads

Amanda Emerson

5 Stars

My sister-in-law suggested this book and I am so glad that she did!  One of my goals over the past few years has been to improve my…

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Better Living

Bend Your Brain!

Ashley Reiter

5 Stars

This book is so fun! I love it, it is one of those books you can come back to and try the puzzles multiple times. It's great!!

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Excellent Puzzler!

Richard Jones

5 Stars

Do you like Sudoku? Do you enjoy visual puzzles?

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Bend Your Brain by Marbles: The Brain Store

Jill Ivy

3 Stars

I was excited to read this book because I enjoy puzzles that make you think.  After reading it, I think it is a nice book, but…

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Bend Your Brain by The Minds Behind Marbles: The Brain Store

cynthia lakshminarayanan

4 Stars

When I was younger I was obsessed with puzzles, now as an adult , other important things have taken over and I can't really remember…

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Felt more like trivia recall than mind improving

Debbie White

3.5 Stars

"Bend Your Brain" is a puzzle book containing 151 puzzles to give your brain a workout. The puzzles were divided into 5 sections, and each…

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