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Book Review: Creative Nonfiction

Creative Nonfiction:  Researching And Crafting Stories Of Real Life, by Philip Gerard The writer of this book is gives a great deal of thoughtful and personal advice about writing creative nonfiction.  This is the term that has been more or … Continue reading

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Book Review: Proverbs, Promises, And Principles

Proverbs, Promises, and Principles:  A Collection Of Useful And Inisghtful Thoughts To Brighten Your Life And Conversation, by Vern McLellan In the well-regarded novel Middlemarch, one of the many poignant ironies of the story is the bank of the titular … Continue reading

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Audiobook Review: The Lessons Of History

The Lessons Of History, by Will & Ariel Durant, narrated by Grover Gardner This particular audiobook is fascinating on several levels.  For one, it presents the condensed wisdom of an older, wiser man (and woman) after having spent decades writing … Continue reading

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Book Review: György Sebők: Words From A Master

György Sebők: Words From A Master, by Barbara Alex [Note: This book was provided free of charge by Carpe Diem Books in exchange for an honest review.] In order to fully appreciate this book, one has to know a little … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Good Spy

The Good Spy: The Life And Death Of Robert Ames, by Kai Bird [Note: This book was provided free of charge by Blogging For Books/Broadway Books in exchange for an honest review.] There are really multiple aims going on with … Continue reading

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Non-Book Review: The U.S. Naval Institute On Naval Tactics

The U.S. Naval Institute On Naval Tactics, edited by Captain Wayne P. Hughes Jr. USN (Ret.) This is the first book from the Naval Historical Institute I have received that is designated as a Wheel Book. According to the book … Continue reading

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Book Review: Richard John Neuhaus: A Life In The Public Square

Richard John Neuhaus: A Life In The Public Square, by Randy Boyagoda [Note: This book was provided free of charge by Blogging For Books/Image Press, in exchange for an honest review.] It seems at times that I have an alarming … Continue reading

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Book Review: What Keeps You Up At Night?

What Keeps You Up At Night?: How To Find Peace While Chasing Your Dreams, by Pete Wilson [Note: This book was provided free of charge by BookLook/Thomas Nelson Publishers in exchange for an honest review.] As someone whose mind never … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Complete 101 Collection

The Complete 101 Collection: What Every Leader Needs To Know: Attitude, Self-Improvement, Leadership, Relationships, Success, Teamwork, Equipping, and Mentoring, by John C. Maxwell [Note: This book was provided free of charge by BookLook/Thomas Nelson Publishers in exchange for an honest … Continue reading

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Book Review: Cordially Yours, Brother Cadfael

Cordially Yours, Brother Cadfael, edited by Anne K. Kaler This book is an obscure one I picked up in my local library system, and it made pleasant reading for my plane trip to Salt Lake City this morning. As a … Continue reading

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