Dreams from My Father – Book Review

If you had told me eight years ago that I would one day read one of Obama’s books, I would have told you that you were full of shit. I voted for Romney. I voted for McCain four years prior to that. I was proud to be a Republican although I’ve never believed in oneContinue reading “Dreams from My Father – Book Review”

A Curse So Dark and Lonely – Book Review – No Spoilers

It was… ok. That’s the beauty of there being so many books in the world. We aren’t required to love every book we read. We all have different likes and opinions therefore we are going to like different things. The key is to find a friend or a book reviewer… ME!!… that you have similarContinue reading “A Curse So Dark and Lonely – Book Review – No Spoilers”

A Good Marriage – Book Review – No Spoilers

My two May picks for my Book of the Month subscription were The Knockout Queen by Rufi Thorpe, reviewed here, and A Good Marriage by Kimberly McCreight. I picked A Good Marriage because I saw a post somewhere that Nicole Kidman was looking at turning it into a movie and that intrigued me. I’m notContinue reading “A Good Marriage – Book Review – No Spoilers”

Stories I Only Tell My Friends – Book Review

I’m currently listening to White Fragility by Robin DiAngelo but prior to this, I listened to Stories I Only Tell My Friends by Rob Lowe. It was published Apr 2011 by Henry Holt and Co or Macmillan Audio if you listen to the Audible edition like I did. I’m probably going to say this overContinue reading “Stories I Only Tell My Friends – Book Review”

Black Widow – Book Review – No Spoilers

This review is for Black Widow: A Sad-Funny Journey Through Grief for People Who Normally Avoid Books with Words Like “Journey” in the Title by Leslie Gray Streeter. The print version was published by Little, Brown and Company in Mar 2020. I listened to the audio version which was read by the author, published byContinue reading “Black Widow – Book Review – No Spoilers”

May BOTM Unboxing

I found Book of the Month about 18 months ago and it is so much fun! I love having the opportunity to pick out the books that I want every month. Seeing what books are available for the next month is like finding what is under the tree Christmas morning. The books are either bestContinue reading “May BOTM Unboxing”