Tag Archives: Non Fiction

BOOK REVIEW: The Star in the Sycamore: Discovering Nature’s Hidden Virtues in the Wild Nearby by Tom Springer

Title: The Star in the Sycamore: Discovering Nature’s Hidden Virtues in the Wild NearbyAuthor: Tom SpringerPublication: June 11, 2020Publisher: Mission Point PressGenre: Non-Fiction, NaturePages: 318 SYNOPSIS: (From Amazon) For Tom Springer, the usual four seasons can’t begin to describe the mini-solstices of a Midwestern year: “Does summer really begin on …

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BOOK REVIEW: The Pink Steering Wheel Chronicles: A Love Story by Laura Fahrenthold

Title: The Pink Steering Wheel Chronicles: A Love StoryAuthor: Laura FahrentholdPublication: June 26, 2018Publisher: Hatherleigh PressGenre: Non-FictionPages: 304 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) The Pink Steering Wheel Chronicles presents a moving portrait of life told with unflinching honesty about marriage, motherhood and mourning. Laura Fahrenthold-Pittman knew that to cope with her painful loss, …

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BOOK REVIEW: Educated by Tara Westover

Title: EducatedAuthor: Tara WestoverPublication: February 20, 2018Publisher: Random HouseGenre: Biographies, MemoirsPages: 512 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Tara Westover grew up preparing for the End of Days, watching for the sun to darken, for the moon to drip as if with blood. She spent her summers bottling peaches and her winters rotating …

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BOOK REVIEW: A Beautiful Work In Progress by Mirna Valerio

Title: A Beautiful Work in ProgressAuthor: Mirna ValerioPublication: October 1, 2017Publisher: Grand Harbor PressGenre: Non-Fiction, Health, WellnessPages: 336 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Runners’ vocabulary is full of acronyms like DNS for “Did Not Start” and DNF for “Did Not Finish,” but when Mirna Valerio stepped up to the starting line, she …

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