Category Archives: Book reviews

The Poisonwood Bible – Book Review

Book: The Poisonwood Bible by  Barbara Kingsolver Size: 576 pgs Publisher: Harper Perennial Modern Classic, May 2005 My Rating: Category:  Historical fiction, religious Summary:  Baptist preacher Nathan Price decides he wants to be a missionary, so he takes his wife and four girls to the Congo … Continue reading

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Book Review: Platform

Book: Platform: Getting Noticed in a Noisy World by Michael Hyatt Size: 288 pages Publisher: Thomas Nelson; First Edition edition (May 21, 2012) My Rating: 🌟🌟🌟🌟 Category:  Business Technology, Social Media, Marketing Summary: Times are changing. A platform is no longer a wood … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Miracle Morning

Book: The Miracle Morning: The Not-So-Obvious Secret Guaranteed to Transform Your Life (Before 8AM) Size: 170 pages Publisher:  Hal Elrod (December 7, 2012) My Rating:🌟🌟🌟🌟 Category:  Self-help, Motivational, Entrepreneurship Summary: Do you want to be more productive and fulfilled with your life?  The Miracle … Continue reading

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The Secret to Having More Time in a Day

      Book: The ONE Thing: The Surprisingly Simple Truth Behind Extraordinary Results by Gary Keller and Jay Papasan Size:  240 pages Publisher: Bard Press; 1 edition (April 1, 2013) My Rating: Category: Non-Fiction,  Business, Management/Leadership Summary: Do you want fewer … Continue reading

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The American Sniper

Book: American Sniper: The Autobiography of the Most Lethal Sniper in U.S. Military History by Chris Kyle Size: 434 pages Publisher: HarperCollins (January 29, 2013) My Rating: Category:  Autobiography, Military Summary: Chris Kyle is a true American Hero.  He served four … Continue reading

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Book Review:The Wired Soul

Book: The Wired Soul by Tricia McCary Rhodes Size: 224 pages Publisher: NavPress (July 1, 2016) My Rating: Category:  Non-Fiction, Christian living Summary: Technology brings change in our personal lives.  Is that a good thing or a bad thing?   In The Wired Soul, Tricia McCary Rhodes challenges … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Longing in Me

Book: The Longing in Me: How Everything You Crave Leads to the Heart of God. By Sheila Walsh Size: 208 pages Publisher:   Thomas Nelson (April 5, 2016) My Rating: 🌟 Category: Non-Fiction, Women’s spiritual growth Summary: In a vulnerable and honest … Continue reading

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Book Review: The War of Art

Book: The War of Art: Break Through the Blocks and Win Your Inner Creative Battles by Steven Pressfield Size: 190 pages Publisher: Black Irish Entertainment LLC (January 11, 2012) My Rating: 🌟 Category:  Non-Fiction, creativity and success Summary: Mr. Pressfield describes resistance as … Continue reading

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Book Review: Dear Mr. Knightly

Book: Dear Mr. Knightly by Katherine Reay Size: 336 pages Publisher:  Thomas Nelson (November 12, 2013) My Rating: 🌟 Category: Fiction Summary: Samantha Moore, a 23 year old orphan receives a grant from an anonymous benefactor to attend college and study journalism.  The only catch is that … Continue reading

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Book Review: Cold Hard Truth on Men, Women and Money by Kevin O’Leary

Book: Cold Hard Truth on Men, Women and Money by Kevin O’Leary Size: 273 pages Publisher: Gallery Books (September 17, 2013) My Rating: 🌟 Summary “Don’t spend too much. Mostly save. Always invest.” Kevin O’Leary offers simple advice from his years … Continue reading

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