August Reading Challenge: The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

For the 2019 Reading Challenge, where I was supposed to be selecting a book to read to a child, I had chosen to (re)read the famed French story The Little Prince. This poetic tale is of a little boy who strikes out on his own and begins to understand the world through his encounters with … Continue reading August Reading Challenge: The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Book Review: The Salt Path by Raynor Winn

Title:  The Salt Path Author: Raynor Winn Publisher: Michael Joesph Page Count: 288 Publication Date: 2018 Category/Genre: NonFiction, Memoir, Autobiography, Good Reads Rating: ★★★★☆ (4.23) My Rating: ★★★★☆(4) Just days after Raynor learns that Moth, her husband of 32 years, is terminally ill, their home and livelihood is taken away. With nothing left and little time, they make the brave … Continue reading Book Review: The Salt Path by Raynor Winn

June BookClub: The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho

Title:  The Alchemist Author: Paulo Coelho Publisher:  HarperCollins Page Count: 197 Publication Date: 1988 Category/Genre: Fiction, Classics, Fantasy, Inspirational, Philosophy, Mysticism Good Reads Rating: ★★★★☆ (3.85) Paulo Coelho’s masterpiece tells the mystical story of Santiago, an Andalusian shepherd boy who yearns to travel in search of a worldly treasure. His quest will lead him to riches far different—and far more … Continue reading June BookClub: The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho

Book Review: The Anna Karenina Fix: Life Lessons from Russian Literature by Viv Groskop

 Title:  The Anna Karenina Fix: Life Lessons from Russian Literature                                      Author: Viv Groskop Publisher: Fig Tree Page Count: 224 Publication Date: 2017 Category/Genre: Non Fiction, Cultural, Memoir, History, Books about Books, Self Help Good Reads Rating: ★★★★☆ (4.07) My Rating: ★★★★☆ … Continue reading Book Review: The Anna Karenina Fix: Life Lessons from Russian Literature by Viv Groskop

Book Review: Leaders Eat Last by Simon Sinek

Title:  Leaders Eat Last Author: Simon Sinek Publisher: Portfolio Page Count: 244 Publication Date: January 7, 2014 Category/Genre: Non Fiction, Leadership, Business Good Reads Rating: ★★★★☆ (4.13) My Rating: ★★★★☆ (4.0) The highly anticipated follow-up to Simon Sinek’s global bestseller Start with Why Simon Sinek is an optimist, a visionary thinker, and a leader of the cultural revolution of … Continue reading Book Review: Leaders Eat Last by Simon Sinek