Reading & Book Reviews : Society & Culture & Entertainment
This is a very large book that tells a story of the world today with all the battles of terrorism, religion, brutality, rape, control of humans, and food scarcity. I was afraid the book would lose the reader just by the immense scope of the story that spreads over many nations, seas and oceans, many
Grisham's book, A Painted House, has a completely different feel to it than many of his legal thrillers.While many of his books take place in big cities with rich, big city lawyers, this book takes place in rural Arkansas with an extremely poor family.A Painted House revolves around a young boy
10 Books That Screwed Up the World: And 5 Others that Didn't Help By Benjamin Wiker, Ph.D. published by Regnery Publishing, Inc. This book was deeper than my normal tastes and abilities, but after two "intellectual" friends recommended it and I saw the title, I couldn't resist. I
There are truckloads of diet books available that claim to have the "secrets" of weight loss, or the diet supplement or plan that is the long awaited magic bullet. Many are gimmicks, some are completely misleading, and others only touch on the problems but offer no real solutions. Not the
I first purchased and read "Way of the Peaceful Warrior: A Book That Changes Lives" by Dan Millman back in 1984. I still have that copy that I paid $8.95 for. Actually, I've read that copy a number of times, and most recently I read the newer book I purchased that also contains an int
To follow-up to this best-seller, "Bringing Out The Best In People", Dr. Alan Loy McGinness wrote this book,"The Friendship Factor: How To Get Close To The People You Care For" which expands upon friends.
Many times it would appear that to conserve money one has to quit various loved pastimes or interests that are viewed as non-essentials. Nevertheless, in case your obsession is reading this isn't true. For those who like reading, they may easily be lent books from their nearby library or maybe
Someone who produces an e-book and who actually walks the walk and talks the talk is a rare and beautiful thing.Step forward Lee McIntyre and take a bow.Not heard of him?Well thats about to change... He has come up with an innovative method for extracting every ounce of profit from your eBay book au
(Sacred Treat: deep in thought) I had crossed the immensities of space in my dreams-broken out of time-perhaps like my cousin, Nagas, some fifty years since he has died, like him, I also can merge with the distant figure. For what purpose I'm not sure. I had inherited this gift, and sharpened i
This is about a cook book that contains 200 recipes that are all under 200 calories Hungry Girl: 200 Under 200: 200 Recipes Under 200 Calories. Where you can use it in your daily life and enjoy eating without gaining weight or fat with delicious and tasty food.
"Torn Blood" is an adventure novel that centers on the battle between Palestinian Arabs and Israeli Jews over Jerusalem. It also is filled with information on the area's history, Zionism, and the importance of Jewish people around the world.
The last book in the series "The Minimum You Need to Know About Logic to Work in IT" covers the basics of problem solving from a programming perspective. It teaches the tools of flowcharting, pseudocode, the Leaping Lynn search algorithm and Insertion Sort concept and usage. Along with log