Category: Memoir

Plantains and the Seven Plagues Paz Ellis (Book Review #742)

Plantains and the seven plagues is a memoir written about the author’s life, her struggles from childhood and living at her bi-cultural home. The book begins with Paz living in New Jersey and how many times she moves from one home to another. Paz’s… Continue Reading “Plantains and the Seven Plagues Paz Ellis (Book Review #742)”

Santander: Rambling on Borrowed Time by David Ellison (Book Review #740)

Santander is a memoir written about the author’s astonishing life as a gay teacher. He is 36 and has been a mentor, school admin, columnist and has had other important roles. His autobiography comprises his educational background, life experience, schools and the world. His… Continue Reading “Santander: Rambling on Borrowed Time by David Ellison (Book Review #740)”

Wings of destiny by Fasihur Rahman (Book Review #732)

Wings of destiny is a biography book about the life of Ziaur Rahman Ansari (1925-1992), who served as a union minister in the council of ministers of two Prime Ministers – Indira Gandhi and Rajiv Gandhi. The book is in six sections and explains… Continue Reading “Wings of destiny by Fasihur Rahman (Book Review #732)”

I Died But I Got Better: How A Dozen Brushes with Death Transformed My Life by Lance Von Prum (Book Review #730)

I died, but I got better is a book written about Lance Von Prum’s experience living his life and how he has escaped death a few times. He explains all of the good and the bad, highs and lows and does not shy away… Continue Reading “I Died But I Got Better: How A Dozen Brushes with Death Transformed My Life by Lance Von Prum (Book Review #730)”

Never stop dancing by John Robinette and Robert Jacoby (Book Review #696)

Never stop dancing is a Memoir. The book is written about grief, friendships and love. The loss of John’s wife is the prominent and most impactful part of the content. The loss truly moves his home and world, and as he grieves over the… Continue Reading “Never stop dancing by John Robinette and Robert Jacoby (Book Review #696)”

Layman’s Handbook: A Journey to Self by Aidan McNally (Book Review #677)

  A Journey to self is a handbook written providing the tools for people who wish to make a change in their lives.

My Piece and My Peace: The Autobiography of Brandon A. Rowell by Brandon Rowell (Book Review #672)

My piece and my peace is an autobiography written about Brandon and his life. He has it all and is probably one of the luckiest people having the best life one could imagine. His job, love life, family life, living situation, and his desires… Continue Reading “My Piece and My Peace: The Autobiography of Brandon A. Rowell by Brandon Rowell (Book Review #672)”

17 Life: Corner or Crossroads? Aidan Mc Nally (Book Review #578)

17 & life is a memoir written by Aidan Mc Nally describing his life at the age of 15- 17 – 18 and everything he goes through from that age onwards. His story is filled with ups and down including jail experience, facing important… Continue Reading “17 Life: Corner or Crossroads? Aidan Mc Nally (Book Review #578)”

The little book of Stoicism by Jonas Salzgeber (Book Review #562)

The little book of Stoicism is a book geared towards bettering your life using Stoic Philosophy. The book begins by providing a brief explanation of the history of Stoicism. The philosophy of what it means and how effective the practices, meditations are for our… Continue Reading “The little book of Stoicism by Jonas Salzgeber (Book Review #562)”