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May Short Book Reviews

These short book reviews were kindly requested by Lean Stone Book Club. American History by William Willis The blurb pretty much covers everything that the book entails. It definitely is a road map to discovering America and where everything originates. What I found interesting… Continue Reading “May Short Book Reviews”

Powerful Literary Quotes (Day 7)

Snow Falling on Cedars Author: David Guterson Year: 1994 “None of those other things makes a difference. Love is the strongest thing in the world, you know. Nothing can touch it. Nothing comes close. If we love each other we’re safe from it all. Love… Continue Reading “Powerful Literary Quotes (Day 7)”

Powerful Literary Quotes (Day 6)

In a Free State Author: V.S. Naipaul Year: 1971 “The only lies for which we are truly punished are those we tell ourselves.”  

April Short Book Reviews

These short book reviews were kindly requested by Lean Stone Book Club.   Healing by Josephine Green This book is beyond the normal health books you read. It entails subject matters such as meditation, the power of the prayer, fasting and energy healing such… Continue Reading “April Short Book Reviews”

Kid Friendly Books – (Day 3)

There are hundreds of books written for children, however, how do you know which one is the right one? In my opinion, if a book has a positive learning message for your child then it is definitely worth investing into. At the end of the… Continue Reading “Kid Friendly Books – (Day 3)”

Short Book Reviews (April)

These short book reviews were kindly requested by Lean Stone Book Club. Music History by Andrew Sullivan Music history is a book written for an audience that wishes to discover the truth about its history. It is an excellent book, in my opinion, for music teachers,… Continue Reading “Short Book Reviews (April)”

Robert Germaux – Author Interview

Robert Germaux Author Interview In your own words, please tell us about Grammar Sex and Other Stuff:   As I say in the blurb for the book, it’s one man’s take on life’s little moments, minor annoyances and unexpected delights.   This book is… Continue Reading “Robert Germaux – Author Interview”

Harkworth Hall by L.S. Johnson (Book Review #273)

Harkworth Hall is a late Georgian historical adventure novel that has hints of goth, romance, and thrill embedded into it. The story focuses on the lead heroine, Caroline whom is very smart, adventurous, and is likeable. Her situation in life is The author and… Continue Reading “Harkworth Hall by L.S. Johnson (Book Review #273)”

“New Food of Life: Ancient Persian and Modern Iranian Cooking and Ceremonies,” by Najmieh Batmanglij: A Review by da-AL

*** Novelist da-AL will soon release her book, “Flamenco & the Sitting Cat.” For more of her writing, visit her blog: HappinessBetweenTails.WordPress.com *** It’s the start of Spring and with it Persian New Year, the time of year that is among the happiest everywhere… Continue Reading ““New Food of Life: Ancient Persian and Modern Iranian Cooking and Ceremonies,” by Najmieh Batmanglij: A Review by da-AL”