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Pieces of Me: Rescuing My Kidnapped Daughters
Pieces of Me: Rescuing My Kidnapped Daughters

Review: It's been SO long since I have found a book that kept my attention. I absolutely could not put this book down! I would be practically falling asleep because I was so tired but it's such an amazing, brave, sometimes tragic, and beautiful story that I had to keep reading. Thank you Liz for sharing your story and being so brave. A mother's love is so strong that she will go to the end of the earth for her children, literally. Everyone needs to read this story! And I definitely think this needs to b... Read more

The Honest Truth About Life - and the Business of Beauty
The Honest Truth About Life - and the Business of Beauty

Review: This is one of the best books that I have read in a long time. It is a true inspiration for someone to be so candid about such painful experiences, and to truly get a glimpse into the events that have shaped who she has become. Read more

From the End of the Rainbow to the Edge Of Time - A Journey Through the Wonders of Physics
From the End of the Rainbow to the Edge Of Time - A Journey Through the Wonders of Physics

Review: The first two thirds (almost) of the book covers practical physics. It is very entertaining and interesting because it deals with thing and events that we all can relate to - Like Newton's laws of motion, electronics and the why and how everyday events happen the way they do. It was an interesting diversion from my usual read. I would have given this part of the book four stars.

The remainder of the book (over two thirds) deals with Astro Physics which it seems is really Walter Lewin's ... Read more

The House of Broken Angels
The House of Broken Angels

Review: Luis Alberto Urrea's latest book is about our better angels and how they guide us to purpose and meaning. "All we do, mija," the oldest brother, Big Angel, says, "is love. Love is the answer. Nothing stops it. Not borders. Not death."

Miguel Angel de la Cruz - aka Big Angel - is dying and he wants one last big birthday party. His entire huge and rambunctious family, including Little Angel - the son from his father's second life and a stand-on for Luis Alberto Urrea - are there for the mer... Read more

Inspiration: Your Ultimate Calling
Inspiration: Your Ultimate Calling

Review: Wayne Dyer helped me pursue my goals when he was a guidance counselor at the High school I attended in Michigan. He continues with his inspirational writing. One of his best books.

Donna M. (Class of 72) Read more

The True Story of the Manson Murders - Helter Skelter
The True Story of the Manson Murders - Helter Skelter

Review: I read this book a long time ago and enjoyed it then too. I also saw the movie based on this book. Because this case was so complicated and long it's a good idea to read the book first then see the DVD. Read more

The Law of Success in Sixteen Lessons
The Law of Success in Sixteen Lessons

Review: AN ABSOLUTE MUST FOR ANYONE STARTING A NEW BUSINESS, IT WAS WRITTEN EARLY IN THE 20TH CENTURY, BUT IT HAS CONCEPTS THAT ARE LITERALLY TIMELESS AND LIFE CHANGING.SHOULD BE READ MANY TIMES,FOR EVERY TIME IS VERY BENEFICIAL.IT HAS ALREADY IMPROVED MY CHARACTER,WHEN I THOUGHT THERE WAS NO ROOM FOR IMPROVEMENT I LOVE TO READ, AND IT IS VERY HARD TO GET IT IN TO MY SCHEDULE,BUT I WILL MAKE TIME TO READ NAPOLEON HILL,THANK YOU AMAZON YOU'RE A LIFELONG FRIEND AND I DEPEND ON YOU GREATLY.

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HUSH
HUSH

Review: Riley has a hot as coals man in her life named Finn who doesn't believe much she says. But what a fire they have together. Best book I've read in a while. Loved every moment, every twist and turn looking for the money. But loved the hot flying sparks between these two. Goodness if he was only real and belonged to me. Read more

A True Story of Child Abuse (Shannon's NH Diaries Book 1)
A True Story of Child Abuse (Shannon's NH Diaries Book 1)

Review: This poor boy went through so much! If your into a heart break story about a poor little boy that no one could help then read this! I'm so glad the women that wrote this never stopped fighting for this very abused little boy why it took so long is just a dam shame to not only the state where it happened but to America as well! This story has inspired me to speak up for any abused child any where! Read more

A true child abuse story (Pischke Twins Book 1) - Where Children Run
A true child abuse story (Pischke Twins Book 1) - Where Children Run

Review: I've read many similar books of child abuse but have never written a review for one. This is a heart wrenching story and will leave you in tears. I couldn't get enough of this book in the sense that I truly started loving David and Dennis and prayed for their safety. Read more

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