Posts tagged with ‘Book Reviews’

  • 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...

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  • 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...

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  • 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...

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  • Simplicity by Richard Rohr book review and quotes

    Simplicity by Richard Rohr (book review with quotes)

    By on April 2, 2017

    Both my husband and I enjoyed this book by Richard Rohr, who is a Franciscan Priest much appreciated by...

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  • 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.

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  • 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...

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  • 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...

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  • When the Emperor Was Divine (Book Review)

    When the Emperor Was Divine (Book Review)

    By on March 1, 2017

    This books does not take long to read, but it is deeply affecting. I give it five stars.

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  • Book Review: My Grandmother Told Me To Tell You She’s Sorry

    By on January 19, 2017

    This book is as different and wonderful as the exceptional almost-eight-year-old-girl and her chaotic, cantankerous, superhero of a...

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  • Book Review: Interrupted

    Book Review: Interrupted

    By on January 11, 2017

    This fresh book is thankfully neither self-satisfied nor the last word, but the beginning of a discussion on what...

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  • book review Jade Dragon mountain

    Book Review: Jade Dragon Mountain

    By on January 5, 2017

    I really liked this mystery set in 18th century China. It was fresh and well written, and it tied...

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  • 2016 reading challenge complete

    2016 Reading Challenge Complete

    By on December 22, 2016

    It has been a bit of a scramble to complete my Reading Challenge for this year, but I'm going...

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