Category Archives for "Books & Book Reviews"
What’s an honest-to-goodness parenting expert book? I struggle to accept the parenting books written by experts who have never raised children. That’s always baffled me. Furthermore, many parenting expert books offer completely contradictory information or hard-core one-sided opinions. If a parenting method worked for one child, it will work for all kids, right? Think again. […]Continue reading
Meet Shannon O’Donnell, author of Love’s Memory Tell us about your book. Why did you write it? Here is a short synopsis of it: “It is only when you lose yourself that you find out who you are.” Valerie Mahoney, a girl from the wrong side of the tracks, falls deeply in love with basketball […]Continue reading
Leah Speer shares: “Must. Have. Wine. A Toast to Motherhood” is a book written by two mommies who want every other mom to know that we’re all in this crazy race together; nobody is perfect, and other moms have been where we are. Our book invites moms to grab their favorite bottle of wine and […]Continue reading
Not long ago I received a comment from Love 2 Read on the Kabongo blog that I currently run. Caroline had found my 10 reasons to love picture and photo books post and left a nice comment, asking me to review. She caught on to the fact that I love and support the use of […]Continue reading
Back in 2011 I received a book to review titled Man Shoes. I have since turned down every book review offer because I’m a complete slacker when it comes to reading books (sorry Tom!). Between our four kids and at-home business ownership, chores and errands, I’m thankful if I find time to use the restroom […]Continue reading
I rarely agree to review books simply because I know…I don’t have time to read them. Now and again, however, something comes along my path that I say ‘yes’ to. It’s usually because the request is from someone I know or have built a relationship with. In the case of The Barefoot Executive, I knew […]Continue reading