Book Review: The beauty of your face Shara Mustafah

Genre: Multicultural interest Rating: 5/5 Plot: A uniquely American story told in powerful, evocative prose, The Beauty of Your Face navigates a country growing ever more divided. Afaf Rahman, the daughter of Palestinian immigrants, is the principal of Nurrideen School for Girls, a Muslim school in the Chicago suburbs. One morning, a shooter--radicalized by the online alt-right--attacks … Continue reading Book Review: The beauty of your face Shara Mustafah

Book Review: Never stop walking by Christina Rick Ardsson

Rating: 4/5 Genre: Memoir Plot: An extraordinary memoir of one woman’s fight to find her true self between the life into which she was born and the one she was given. Christiana Mara Coelho was born into extreme poverty in Brazil. After spending the first seven years of her life with her loving mother in … Continue reading Book Review: Never stop walking by Christina Rick Ardsson

Books: Quotations that will make you want to pick up a book and put the Kettle on

“A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies . . . The man who never reads lives only one.” – George R.R. Martin “Never trust anyone who has not brought a book with them.” – Lemony Snicket "So please, oh please, we beg, we pray, go throw your TV set away, and in its … Continue reading Books: Quotations that will make you want to pick up a book and put the Kettle on

Book Review: Overcoming Big Obstacles by Bill and Jenifer Klein

Non fiction Bestselling authors of Life Is Short (No Pun Intended) and stars of TLC’s The Little Couple return with an inspirational book that encourages us to reach for our dreams, no matter what obstacles we may face. (From Amazon) My verdict: This is a self help book filled with personal anecdotes - not my … Continue reading Book Review: Overcoming Big Obstacles by Bill and Jenifer Klein

Book Review: Life is short by Bill and Jenifer Kline

Non fiction From the beloved stars of TLC’s The Little Couple comes an uplifting and moving behind-the-scenes account of how the pair met, fell in love, and overcame huge obstacles to become successful professionals and parents. Jennifer Arnold and Bill Klein have inspired millions as stars of TLC’s hit show The Little Couple. Though they … Continue reading Book Review: Life is short by Bill and Jenifer Kline