Pound for Pound

A book review of Pound for Pound: a Story of One Woman’s Recovery and her Shelter Dogs Who Loved Her Back to Life by Shannon Kopp Stars: ***** William Morrow (2015) Memoir/Mental Health/Animals 288 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary:… Read More »

The Intelligence Paradox

The Intelligence Paradox: Why the Intelligent Choice isn’t Always the Smart Choice by Satoshi Kanazawa Stars: ***** Wiley (2012) Science & Mathematics 272 pages Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Summary: Kanazawa tackles the nature of intelligence: what it is, what it does, what it is good for (if anything). Highly entertaining, smart (dare we… Read More »

Extreme Abilities

Extreme Abilities: Amazing Human Feats and the Simple Science Behind Them by Galadriel Watson Stars: **** Annick Press (2019) Children’s Nonfiction/Science 88 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: Join author Galadriel Watson as she takes us on a journey of discovery—a… Read More »

Digging Deep by Laura Scandiffio

Digging Deep: How Science Unearths Puzzles From the Past by Laura Scandiffio Stars: *** Annick Press (2019) Children’s Nonfiction/Archaeology 116 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: Every archeological find adds to our understanding of the world, but sometimes a discovery is… Read More »

Journeys of a Lifetime (National Geographic)

Journeys of a Lifetime: 500 of the World’s Greatest Trips (Second Edition) by National Geographic Stars: **** National Geographic (2018) Travel 415 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book from TLC Book Tours in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links.  Summary: Featuring 120 new destinations, this best-selling inspirational travel guide… Read More »

Super Cats: True Stories of Felines That Made History

Super Cats: True Stories of Felines That Made History by Elizabeth MacLeod Stars: *** Annick Press (2018) Animals 92 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links.  Summary: It’s amazing but true: there are approximately six hundred million pet cats around the world! And… Read More »

Shift Happens by Margot Genger

Shift Happens: a memoir by Margot Genger Stars: ***** Bowker (2018) Memoir/Travel 327 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links.  Summary Short Version: The author takes us on a tour of her past as a truck driver across the USA in the… Read More »