Book Blog – Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman

Rating: 5 out of 5Genre: Fiction Subject: Women, Coming of Age, Friendship Book Review Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman Overview: This book will blow you away. Not by grand gestures of splendor but by its soft sweetness. It smoothly surfaces the magic of everyday kindnesses of ordinary people.CharactersThe character of Eleanor Oliphant …

Book Blogs – The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg and Atomic Habits by James Clear

Each of these books gets a 4 out of 5-star rating from me. Atomic Habits, as confessed by the author James Clear, is an extension of the principles expounded by the Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg. It was a lucky coincidence for me to have recently read the Power of Habit before I picked …

Book Blog – The Tattooist of Auschwitz

Rating 5 out of 5 stars SPOILER ALERT - large parts of the story and the plot are revealed in this review. This book undoubtedly touches upon an exceptionally dark phase in human history - the unflinching persecution of Jews by the Nazi dictatorship under the reign of Adolf Hitler. There are several books that …

Book Blog – Journal to the self by Kathleen Adams

Rating: 5 out of 5 starsGenre: NonfictionSubject: Journaling, Introspective Writing, therapeutic writing, self-awareness This book is a fantastic toolkit that helps use a journal to explore our realities, our memories, our limitations. As a result of this exploration, we transcend our limitations or, at the very least, challenge their validity. Whether you are a novice …

Book Blog ‘Becoming’ by Michelle Obama

Rating: 4 out of 5 starsGenre: Non-FictionSubject: Memoir, Politics, Michelle ObamaBook Review of 'Becoming' a memoir by Michelle Obama, one of the most powerful First Ladies the White House has seen and the first woman of color to be one. This book documents her iconic journey leading up to accompanying her husband Presiden Barack Obama …