Reading & Book Reviews : Society & Culture & Entertainment
Isaac Asimov passed away 17 years ago, in 1992. Many of his fiction books and a few of his non-fiction books are still in print, but even libraries are getting rid of his essay collections - no doubt because they are considered out of date. However, nothing could be further from the truth.
Stefan Kanfer has written an insightful book on the life and times of Humphrey Bogart. Some movie stars may come and go, while others develop iconic status. And still others will never be forgotten. Bogie is always with us.
Gone Tomorrow is the thirteenth book in the Jack Reacher series by award-winning author Lee Child. Lee Child is a pen name of Jim Grant.
Power Play is a clever, action packed read that's firing on all cylinders...intelligent, intriguing and absolutely entertaining- a boardroom blockbuster that demands to be read in single sitting and leaves you breathless, yet wanting more. When CEO, Peter Rawlings, suffers a fatal heart attack
I am always looking for audio books that my kids and I can listen to while driving to and from appointments. We all seem to prefer our "stories" to music on drives longer than ten minutes or so. A friend recommended The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate by Jacqueline Kelly.
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Needing a new beginning, pediatrician Andi Gordon acquires one of the three sisters on Blackberry Island off the coast of Seattle. The three sisters in the novel actually refers to three Victorian houses built next to one another in a cul-de-sac. Her latest acquisition is in shambles and Andi hopes
Although it might seem strange that a man might be reviewing a book on how to win your boyfriend or husband back, who might know better what would work and what wouldn't on such a subject? I am a male of the species and have been through breakups that went well and those that didn't go wel
This book is published by Melvin Powers, a motivational speaker, producer of infomercials, and mail order consultant.With the Napoleon Hill can-do philosophy, you can achieve the goals you set.Many refer to this book as their success bible.
A comparison between the major characters of the novel The Scarlet Letter and the play A Doll's House using the feminist criticism. It shows their similarities as a symbol of females in their society at their time and their differences in individuality.
Generating ideas is easy. It's executing them once they're created that's the challenge. Creative industry guru, Scott Belsky, studied successful idea implementers for six years. He details his findings in his new book, "Making Ideas Happen: Overcoming The Obstacles Between Visio
With the benefit of 150 years of hindsight, it is entirely possible to acknowledge now that the completion of the Union Pacific Railroad in 1869 was of greater importance to the people of the United States than the inauguration of steamship service across the Atlantic or the laying of the Atlantic O
The boys, Jem and Dill, witness Helen, Tom Robinson's wife who is now a widow, collapse even before Atticus has the chance to tell her the bad news. Atticus tries to be gentle in breaking the news but Helen cannot hold in her emotions. Within two days, Tom's death becomes the town's t