The Serial Killer Whisperer

A book review of The Serial Killer Whisperer: How One Man’s Tragedy Helped Unlock the Deadliest Secrets of the World’s Most Terrifying Killers by Pete Earley Stars: **** Gallery Books (2012) True Crime 336 pages Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Summary: After suffering a horrific head injury, fifteen-year-old Tony Ciaglia discovered he could no longer… Read More »

Pitch What’s True

A book review of Pitch What’s True: A Publisher’s Tools for Navigating Your Best Path to a Published Nonfiction Book: a workbook by Sharon Woodhouse Stars: *** Everything Goes Media (2019) Publishing/Writing/How-to 69 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: Get your… Read More »

Drawing Fantastic Dragons

A book review of Drawing Fantastic Dragons: Create Amazing Full-Color Dragon Art, Including Eastern, Western and Classic Beasts by Sandra Staple Stars: **** Ulysses Press (2018) Drawing 128 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: If you can dream it, this book… Read More »

Leave Me Alone, I’m Reading

A book review of Leave Me Alone, I’m Reading: Finding and Losing Myself in Books by Maureen Corrigan Stars: *** Random House (2005) Memoir/Literary Criticism/General Books & Reading 240 pages Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Summary: In this delightful memoir, the book critic for NPR’s Fresh Air reflects on her life as a professional reader.… Read More »

The Stemwinder

A book review of The Stemwinder: Stories of a Faithful Care Manager by Denise M. Valerio & Nicole Forston Stars: *** Valerio Care Management (2019) Memoir 220 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. Summary: What if you had to decide if an elderly woman should or shouldn’t… Read More »

I’m Not Really Here

A book review of I’m Not Really Here by Tim Allen Stars: *** Hyperion (1996) Humour 284 pages Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Summary: The popular actor and comedian shares his observations on why things are the way they are while sharing his offbeat opinions about the meaning of life and his personal role in… Read More »

Wishful Drinking

Wishful Drinking by Carrie Fisher Stars: **** Simon & Schuster (2008) Personal Memoirs 176 pages Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Summary: Finally, after four hit novels, Carrie Fisher comes clean (well, sort of ) with the crazy truth that is her life in her first-ever memoir. In Wishful Drinking, adapted from her one-woman stage show,… Read More »