Divorcing Mom

A book review of Divorcing Mom: a Memoir of Psychoanalysis by Melissa Knox Stars: *** Cynren Press (2019)Memoirs218 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: Psychoanalysis was her family’s religion instead of wafers and wine, there were Seconals, Nembutals, and gin.… Read More »

Educated

A book review of Educated: a Memoir by Tara Westover Stars: ***** Random House (2018)Memoir352 pages Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Summary: An unforgettable memoir about a young girl who, kept out of school, leaves her survivalist family and goes on to earn a PhD from Cambridge UniversityBorn to survivalists in the mountains of… Read More »

That Will Never Work

A book review of That Will Never Work: The Birth of Netflix and the Amazing Life of an Idea by Marc Randolph Stars: ***** Hachette Book Group (2019)Finance336 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: Once upon a time, brick-and-mortar video… Read More »

Never Stop Dancing

A book review of Never Stop Dancing: a Memoir by John Robinette and Robert Jacoby Stars: ***** Inner Harbor House (2019) Memoir 246 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: A story of grief, male friendship, and healing conversations. “Be present,” “cherish… Read More »

Sarah Winchester: Beyond the Mystery

A book review of Sarah Winchester: Beyond the Mystery by Bennett Jacobstein Stars: *** Independently Published (2019) Biography 110 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: Sarah Winchester was a brilliant, creative and generous woman. She lost her only child, Annie, at… Read More »

The VAIL Method

A book review of The Vail Method: Dr. Ehrlich’s Guide to Getting Better Not Just Older by Mathhew Ehrlich, MD Stars: *** Doctor’s Advice Press (2020) Nutrition/Aging 162 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: Dr. Matt Ehrlich’s lifestyle guide outlined in… Read More »

Year in Review 2019

A whole year has gone by again and I sadly didn’t make it to my reading goal, mostly due to some times where I was depressed and played video games instead of reading. I also started out the year doing monthly review posts but that stopped after the first few. I hope to try that… Read More »