Fiction

Lola

C Cheng

4.5 Stars

This was a surprising find in the list of novels so I decided to give it a go. The book was not what expected but it kept my attention and I…

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LOVED it!

Rebecca Cross

4.5 Stars

This book addressed SO many of the relevant hot topics of our day & news stories, in an easy to read, captivating way.  I loved that…

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New Boy

Jennifer Strohschein

.5 Stars

I found this book to lean rather far to the disconnected and unbelievable side of things. As the mother of three boys, the youngest turning…

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Noelle

Susan Miller

4 Stars

Just in time for Christmas, a warm-hearted tale about a family, a community, and a dog. Noelle,…

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Non-Fiction

Seemed good, but...

Jennifer Corkern

4 Stars

The Shambhala Principle is a different way of finding happiness in your life, based on the author's father. It is well written and easy to…

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American Wolf by Nate Blakeslee

Kelly McLeod

4 Stars

I have grown a fascination with wolves over the past couple of years. I had a friend who died of a brain tumor and he was part Navajo Indian…

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Fundamentally Flawed.

Lindsay Humes

2 Stars

've read Gretchen Rubin's Better than Before, which I enjoyed. However, "The Four Tendencies" is a struggle to get through. I could not…

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Jesus Reveals What God is Really Like

Laura Dallas

5 Stars

Brian Zahnd was a hellfire-and-brimstone preacher, and the success of his church rewarded him for it. He had been…

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Cooking & Food

My New Favorite Cookbook

Scott Wilson

5 Stars

Malibu Farm Cookbook is my new favorite cookbook.  The recipes are mouth-watering!   The Frittata with Ricotta and Peas…

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The Kitchn Cookbook

Amy Yingling

5 Stars

More than just a cookbook, the kitchn, shows us how to set…

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An Encyclopedia of Peppers

Bethany Schatzke

3.5 Stars

This book is not for the casual pepper fan.  This encyclopedic book is a detailed, thorough explorations of this beautiful and…

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Review: Food52 Ice Cream and Friends: 60 Recipes and Riffs for Sorbets, Sandwiches, No-Churn Ice Creams, and More

Kelly Gunderman

4 Stars

This book is so much fun.  I read it over the summer, and had the chance to try out a few of the recipes in it, and I found it to…

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Holiday Cookies - A Review

Laura Greth

4.5 Stars

I love Christmas! And this book has 100% of the reason why: Cookies! There's something so lovely about seasonal cookies and it just feels…

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Business

"Med School Uncensored" Book Review

Tia Schmidt

4.5 Stars

"Med School Uncensored" is a detailed survivors guide for anyone attempting or wishing to get into med school. Since my sweet beau's biggest…

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Phenomenal Book!

Elisa Apanda

5 Stars

This book helped change the way I saw academics, and changed my grades for the better. As a second-year student who read this going…

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Med School Uncensored by Dr. Richard Beddingfield

Emma Levine

4.5 Stars

This is part how-to book, but mostly memoir. I wanted to read it because I love the memoir genre and, for some reason, I also like reading…

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Book Review: Color Index XL by Jim Krause

Elisha Dorfsmith

4.5 Stars

With a larger size and expanded format, Jim Krause has released his newest Color Index reference for artists and designers and anyone else…

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Blogging for books: Color Index SL, by Jim Krause

Wendy Gordon

2.5 Stars

I am an avid knitter and crocheter and my favorite aspect of the process is working with color and texture.  I thought this book…

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Entertainment

Entertaining Read!!

Pearl Lui

4.5 Stars

I decided to pick up a comic panel book for a change, and actually really enjoyed this book! It was a fun read, going through all the…

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The build

yari benitez

2 Stars

Since I had a bit of problem with the batching of this book I started to read it ahead but this book was honestly not interesting at all I…

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A Beautiful Book of Stories

Katerina Tadenev

5 Stars

The Moth Presents All These Wonders is a mesmerizing book- a compilation of stories from individuals of all walks of life. A symposium…

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Fun Idea, Mediocre Execution

Allison Banmally

2.5 Stars

The packaging and design for Come As You Aren't are very slick. It's an impressive box with three types of cards: Who, What, and Where. You…

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Faith

Isaiah's Daughter by Mesu Andrews

cathy booton

5 Stars

Isaiah's Daughter by Mesu Andrews is Ms. Andrews newest novel from the history of the Bible.  Ms. Andrews writes beautifully of the…

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940 Saturdays Journal Review

Sarah Massey

4.5 Stars

Did you know that there are only 940 Saturdays between your baby’s birth and his/her 18th birthday? That’s hard to believe, isn’t it?…

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Just okay, nothing amazing

Katrina Weidknecht

3 Stars

The book is divided into four parts, which are: Seeds, Roots, Starts, Fruit.…

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Crafts, Home & Hobbies

A Beautiful Mess Happy Handmade Home

Amy Yingling

5 Stars

So after the cookbook review I thought I would try my hand…

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Book Review: Cheap Chic

Jenna Newsome

3 Stars

Cheap Chic was a 1970's fashion Bible of…

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The Life-Changing Manga of Tidying Up by Mario Kondo

Jessica Miller

5 Stars

I really enjoyed reading the Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up, so when I saw a magna version on the shelf I was…

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Better Living

Besties

Cassandra Gilgenbach

3.5 Stars

**Review will be posted on my blog, 

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Good source for foundational info

amy pennington

3 Stars

This book is thick and gorgeous, though some of the photography feels a bit more "stock" photo then practical. I would've appreciated…

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Love For Appalachia

Jamie Warren

4 Stars

"Victuals: An Appalachian Journey,…

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