Nonfiction, Self-Help/Memoir

Book Review: Wild @CherylStrayed

Title: Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail Publisher: Knopf Author: Cheryl Strayed Genre: Non-Fiction, Memoir ★ ☆★ ☆★ - 4 Stars Summary At twenty-two, Cheryl Strayed thought she had lost everything. In the wake of her mother’s death, her family scattered and her own marriage was soon destroyed. Four years later, with… Continue reading Book Review: Wild @CherylStrayed

Nonfiction, Self-Help/Memoir

Review: Fly a Little Higher @LauraSobiech

Publisher: Nelson Books Author: Laura Sobiech Genre: Nonfiction, Self-Help/Memoir ★ ☆★ ☆★ - 5 Stars! Summary Laura Sobiech tells the amazing story of how God used her son’s battle with cancer to touch the lives of millions. “Okay, Lord, you can have him. But if he must die, I want it to be for something big.… Continue reading Review: Fly a Little Higher @LauraSobiech

Self-Help/Memoir

Review: Swimming with Maya

Publisher: Dream of Things Author: Eleanor Vincent Genre: Memoir Review Source: Goodreads ARC ★ ☆★ – 3 Stars Summary Swimming with Maya demonstrates the remarkable process of healing after the traumatic death of a loved one. Eleanor Vincent raised her two daughters, Maya and Meghan, virtually as a single-parent. Maya, the eldest, was a high-spirited… Continue reading Review: Swimming with Maya

Self-Help/Memoir

Review: Washing Cars & Wasting Time

Publisher: Orange Hat Publishing Author: John Oliva Genre: Memoir Review Source: Author ★ ☆★ ☆ – 4 Stars Summary: Have you ever been given the impromptu offer to buy a crossbow from a random stranger? Has your life ever been threatened over $1.75 in quarters? Can you say that you have ever been so bored… Continue reading Review: Washing Cars & Wasting Time

Self-Help/Memoir

Review: I’ll Never Forget

Publisher: iUniverse Author: Elaine C. Pereira Genre: Memoir Review Source:  Goodreads ARC ★ ☆★ ☆★ - 5 Stars! Summary: (Goodreads) It is extremely difficult to watch a loved one decline as dementia ravages his or her mind, robbing him or her of memory, thinking abilities, and judgment. In her touching memoir, I Will Never Forget, Elaine… Continue reading Review: I’ll Never Forget

Self-Help/Memoir

Review: Hair Spray, High Heels, & Second Hand Smoke

Publisher: CreateSpace Author: Frank Meyner Genre: Humor, Memoir ★ ☆★ - 3 Stars Hair Spray, High Heels, & Second Hand Smoke: When twenty-year-old cosmetologist Frank Meyner moved from a tiny West Texas town to the big city of Fort Worth, he had no inkling of the places his cutting shears would take him. Now, his… Continue reading Review: Hair Spray, High Heels, & Second Hand Smoke

Self-Help/Memoir

Review: The Spinsterlicious Life

Publisher: CreateSpace Author: Eleanore Wells Genre: Self-Help/Memoir ★ ☆★ ☆ - 4 Stars The Spinsterlicious Life: The Chronicles of life is about adventures, joys, and realities of a happy single woman in a “married-is-normal” world. It is a funny, clever, and insightful read for any woman who is single... for the time being or for… Continue reading Review: The Spinsterlicious Life