Posts tagged with ‘5 Star Books’

  • The Wright Brothers (Book Review)

    The Wright Brothers (Book Review)

    By on September 14, 2017

    It is the perfect blend of a great writer and thorough researcher– with a direct and unadorned style– writing...

  • The Girl Who Drank the Moon (Book Review)

    The Girl Who Drank the Moon (Book Review)

    By on August 11, 2017

    I thoroughly enjoyed this 2017 Newberry Award winner that many said was the best book of 2016.

  • The Great Spiritual Migration (Book Review)

    The Great Spiritual Migration (Book Review with Notes)

    By on August 4, 2017

    This book makes some major great points and I am encouraged that it is so popular that it is...

  • The Winthrop Woman (Book Review)

    The Winthrop Woman (Book Review)

    By on July 18, 2017

    I recommend this book highly to any one interested in the 1600's in New England (particularly Connecticut), for you...

  • Hillbilly Elegy book review

    Hillbilly Elegy (Book Review)

    By on May 26, 2017

    David Brooks of the New York Times calls this book "essential reading for this moment in history." I agree,...

  • In the Company of Women (Book Review)

    In the Company of Women (Book Review)

    By on May 12, 2017

    Lets keep forwarding and amplifying the kind of authenticity, permission, and innovative ingenuity, expressed in these pages!

  • Cloud Atlas (Book Review)

    Cloud Atlas (Book Review)

    By on April 28, 2017

    Wow. I give this stunning, thought provoking book, a rousing five stars. This is a most brilliant book, far...

  • News of the World book Review

    News of the World (Book Review)

    By on April 20, 2017

    This short, sweet book is full of gun-slinging action, overcoming, and warmth. It is perfect to read after a...

  • The Robe (Book Review)

    The Robe (Book Review)

    By on April 17, 2017

    I can't say enough good things about this book, and I give it an enthusiastic five stars. I think...

  • invention of nature book review

    The Invention of Nature (Book Review)

    By on March 27, 2017

    This biography of Alexander Von Humboldt is brilliantly researched, pragmatically told, and wildly relevant. I give it five stars.

  • Vanessa and Her Sister (Book Review)

    Vanessa and Her Sister (Book Review)

    By on March 18, 2017

    This book is about the "Bloomsbury Group," which I didn't know much about before, even though I had heard...

  • Sunday sketching book review

    Sunday Sketching (Book Review)

    By on March 5, 2017

    This is an absolutely wonderful book. It is part memoir, part a book about design and creativity, part humor...