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Book Review: The Journey Of Special Education

The Journey Of Special Education, by Nicole Bovell [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Books Go Social.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] This book got the title right, at least, in that it is a … Continue reading

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Book Review: 101 Things I Learned In Advertising School

101 Things I Learned In Advertising School, by Tracy Arrington with Matthew Frederick [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Net Gallery.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] I’m not familiar with the series that this book … Continue reading

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Video Review: Great Courses: A History Of England From The Tudors To The Stuarts: Part 3

Great Courses:  A History Of England From The Tudors To The Stuarts:  Part 3, by Professor Robert Bucholz In this, the third of four parts of a lengthy course on the history of England between 1485 and 1714, Professor Bucholz … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Study Of History And Sociology

The Study Of History And Sociology, by Frank W. Blackmar In reading this long-forgotten book, collected from a series of lectures from an early 20th century professor of history at the University of Kansas, of all places, it is pretty … Continue reading

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Book Review: Carry On

Carry On:  A Story Of Resilience, Redemption, And An Unlikely Family, by Lisa Fenn [Note:  This book was provided by BookLook/Thomas Nelson Publishing.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] This book is a companion volume to two ESPN movies … Continue reading

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Video Review: Great Courses: The Secrets Of Mental Math

Great Courses:  The Secrets Of Mental Math, by Professor Arthur T. Benjamin The professor of this great course is something he considers a mathemagician, the sort of person who is deeply passionate about mathematics [1] as well as in countering … Continue reading

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Book Review: Indentured

Indentured:  The Inside Story Of The Rebellion Against The NCAA, by Joe Nocera and Ben Strauss This book is written with an obvious intent to shock the reader into a horror at the exploitation of college athletes, mostly from minority … Continue reading

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Book Review: Billion-Dollar Ball

Billion-Dollar Ball:  A Journey Through The Big-Money Culture Of College Football, by Gilbert M. Gaul I found in reading this book that while I appreciated the author’s wit, the author’s politics had a clear negative side for me.  A great … Continue reading

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Book Review: A Pair Of Miracles

A Pair Of Miracles:  A Story of Autism, Faith, and Determined Parenting, by Karla Akins [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Kregel Book Tours.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] Although this book is marketed as … Continue reading

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Book Review: Leading KidMin

Leading KidMin:  How To Drive Real Change In Children’s Ministry, by Pat Cimo & Matt Markins [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Moody Publishing.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] From time to time I am … Continue reading

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