Posts tagged with ‘non-fiction’

  • Books we Got for Christmas

    Books our Family Got for Christmas

    By on December 28, 2014

    Regardless of ereaders, everyone in our family received some paper copy books for Christmas. Interestingly, they were all non-fiction!...

  • review Tim's Vermeer

    Movie Review: Tim’s Vermeer

    By on November 9, 2014

    I loved this film and give it 5 stars. It is fascinating on many different levels. It was interesting...

  • felting books

    Felting Books

    By on October 26, 2014

    I mentioned earlier this month in a blog after visiting the New England Felting Supply that I had requested...

  • Ann Patchett This is a Story of a Happy Marriage

    Book Review: This is the Story of a Happy Marriage

    By on October 17, 2014

    I loved this book and give it a radiant five stars. I really enjoyed reading this collection of magazine...

  • Non-fiction books for kids

    Non-Fiction Books about the 20th Century for Kids

    By on September 2, 2014

    These books about the 20th century I recommend for any homeschooling family or any curious, precocious kid on your...

  • the greater journey review, the greater journey: americans in paris

    Book Review: The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris

    By on July 17, 2014

    If you enjoy history, art, or Paris, you would enjoy this book if you can stick with it. Whoever...

  • Gift ideas for Mother's Day, motherhood quotes

    Book Review: Mom Candy

    By on May 10, 2014

    This is an inch and a half thick book full of a thousand quotes for moms, perfect for mother’s...

  • Cooked Michael Pollan

    Book Review: Cooked

    By on May 7, 2014

    I became a fan of Michael Pollan’s over his book The Omnivore’s Dilemma which was a watershed read for...

  • Wonderbook

    Book Review: Wonderbook (Guide to Creating Imaginative Fiction)

    By on April 26, 2014

    This book is a total delight; take this thick, detailed work slowly and treasure and contemplate every morsel.

  • Confucius Says

    Confucius Says

    By on March 24, 2014

    I found this 1977 $2.00 volume of sayings by Confucius. I couldn’t resist sharing some of these with...

  • cooking with vegetables

    Nigel Slater’s Tender Vegetable Tips

    By on February 28, 2014

    This book is a tome, with over 400 recipes and extensive gardening tips for growing vegetables, it has 624...

  • YNAB and a Total Money Makeover

    By on February 27, 2014

    I couldn’t be more pleased that my husband and I read the above book together and have launched into...