Love, Life & Lucille

A book review of Love, Life & Lucille: Lessons Learned from a Centenarian by Judy Gaman Stars: ***** She Writes Press (2020)Biography379 pages Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Summary: Judy Gaman was so busy making a name for herself that she barely took the time to meet a stranger, enjoy life, or simply stop… Read More »

The Truth Divided

A book review of The Truth Divided by Nakia Jones Stars: **** Book Venture Publishing (2018)Biographies/Racism124 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: The Truth Divided is about Officer Nakia Jones who became known to many after her passionate Facebook post… 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 Monopolists

The Monopolists: Obsession, Fury and the Scandal Behind the World’s Favorite Board Game by Mary Pilon Stars: **** Bloomsbury (2015) Biographies/Board Games/Historical Study 336 pages Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Summary: The Monopolists reveals the unknown story of how Monopoly came into existence, the reinvention of its history by Parker Brothers and multiple media outlets,… Read More »

The Rock, the Road and the Rabbi

A book review of The Rock, The Road and the Rabbi: My Journey into the Heart of Scriptural Faith and the Land Where it All Began by Kathie Lee Gifford with Rabbi Jason Sobel Stars: **** Thomas Nelson (2018) Biography/Autobiography/Religious 207 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest… Read More »

A Different Frame of Mind by Lois Jean Thomas

A Different Frame of Mind: Living a Full Life with Traumatic Brain Injury by Lois Jean Thomas Stars: **** Seventh Child Publishing (2018) Autobiography/Brain Injury 229 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: In 2014, the author published her memoir, DAYS OF… Read More »

Gertrude Chandler Warner and The Boxcar Children by Mary Ellen Ellsworth

Gertrude Chandler Warner and The Boxcar Children by Mary Ellen Ellsworth Stars: **** Albert Whitman & Company (1997) Biography (designed for children) Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for a post on another blog but I decided to write a review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: As a child, Gertrude… Read More »