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Promise Me Eternity
I received a free copy of the book by the author in exchange for a review on my blog.

I started my rating at three stars, and I could not give it the
Mar 09, 2012
Feb 22, 2012
Trickle Up Poverty: Stopping Obama's Attack on Our Borders, Economy, and Security
I selected this book for its title and subtitle: Stopping Obama's Attacks on Our Borders, Economy and Security. There are also chapters about educatio ...more
Jan 02, 2012
Dec 27, 2011
Feed Your Brain, Lose Your Belly: Experience Dynamic Weight Loss with the Brain-Belly Connection
An ad for this book on website caught my attention just when I was in the process of setting up my Food & Exercise Diary for the ...more
Feb 21, 2012
Feb 14, 2012
Burn (Anna Pigeon, #16)
**spoiler alert** I"m read this book for I like the writing by Nevada Barr and the stories about Anna Pigeon. Anna has been on leave from National Par ...more
Jan 22, 2012
Jan 10, 2012
Broken Markets: How High Frequency Trading and Predatory Practices on Wall Street Are Destroying Investor Confidence and Your Portfolio
This was a free ebook from, and it is no longer free.
I'm glad I read for it explained to my satisfaction why one of my sell limit orders sold
Aug 20, 2012
Aug 02, 2012
Aftershock: The Next Economy and America's Future
**spoiler alert** I read this book for an explanation about The Great Recession of 2008-2012 because I do not believe it is over. I live in a county w ...more
Jan 15, 2012
Dec 27, 2011
Excuses Begone! How to Change Lifelong, Self-Defeating Thinking Habits
What better time to listen to an audio book titled Excuses Begone! How to change Lifelong, Self-Defeating Thinking Habits than in early January for it ...more
Jan 17, 2012
Dec 27, 2011
The Brain Trust Program: A Scientifically Based Three-Part Plan to Improve Memory, Elevate Mood, EnhanceAttention, Alleviate Migraine and Menopausal Symptoms, and Boost Mental Energy
I read books like this because I think the information will help someone I know, and yet, these are the people who will never read the book based on m ...more
Feb 28, 2012
Feb 20, 2012
The Great Depression: A Diary
This book was recommended as a book of the week on Consuela Mack's Wealthtrack show on my local PBS station.
Benjamin Roth was a lawyer with a sole pr
Aug 25, 2012
Aug 11, 2012
The Journal of Best Practices: A Memoir of Marriage, Asperger Syndrome, and One Man's Quest to Be a Better Husband
This displayed book caught my attention because my daughter once worked with children with autism. I also enjoyed the books by Temple Grandin. The aut ...more
May 07, 2012
May 01, 2012
Bailout: An Inside Account of How Washington Abandoned Main Street While Rescuing Wall Street
I wanted to read this book for it was about choices made by cabinet and governmental employees, Federal Reserve chairmen, executive bankers, and the s ...more
Aug 29, 2012
Jul 26, 2012
I look forward to books from Carl Hiaasen for he spikes his adult fiction books with commentary about the state of things in Florida and the rest of o ...more
Apr 07, 2012
Apr 02, 2012
The Magykal Papers (Septimus Heap, #7.5)
The Magykal Papers rates two stars for it adds nothing to the adventures of Septimus Heap and Princess Jenna. The book purports to be a compilation of ...more
Jan 08, 2012
Dec 27, 2011
Death at La Fenice (Commissario Brunetti #1)
I read the second book, Death is a Strange Country, in the Brunetti series years ago, and I bought this as a Nook book when it was offered at a reduce ...more
Dec 04, 2012
Nov 26, 2012
The Big Retirement Risk: Running Out of Money Before You Run Out of Time
This book was recommended to me by my brother and my father.
It is written for a general audience. I don't see much difference in this book and Your M
Aug 2012
Jul 23, 2012
Organize for a Fresh Start: Embrace Your Next Chapter in Life
This book had been a Free Friday selection, and it is no longer free.

This book helps a reader whose processes and systems are no longer working becau
Feb 17, 2012
Feb 12, 2012
Box 21 (Grens & Sundkvist #2)
I enjoyed two other books by the team of Roslund and Hellstrom, and I borrowed it from my library's collection.
The subject matter, the physical and m
Dec 12, 2012
Dec 09, 2012
Physik (Septimus Heap, #3)
This is the third book of the Septimus Heap series, and I enjoyed it.

A new villian is the Substantial Spirit Queen Etheldredda. Favorite characters r
Jan 05, 2012
Dec 27, 2011
The Redbreast
I would appear to be seeking out Scandanavian mystery authors for my book choices lately: Larsson; Roslund and Hellstrom; Kaaberbol; and now, Nesbo. N ...more
Oct 27, 2012
Oct 10, 2012
Frommer's Norway
I read this guide as part of my research for sights to see at the three ports I will be on my cruise.
I like Frommer's guides for the historical infor
Feb 28, 2012
Feb 15, 2012
This was the Free Friday selection from last Friday, and I read it within hours of downloading. This guilty pleasure was hard to put down becau ...more
Mar 09, 2012
Mar 09, 2012
Who Do You Think You Are?: The Essential Guide to Tracing Your Family History
This is a companion guide to the NBC series, and the middle section retells the stories of the episodes of the first season.
This book is also a 200-p
Mar 13, 2012
Mar 09, 2012
Soft Apocalypse
I received this as a Free Friday selection for my Nook from Barnes & Noble, and it is no longer free. Apocalyptic fiction is a genre I don't read ...more
May 05, 2012
Apr 29, 2011
The Winds of Khalakovo (Lays of Anuskaya, #1)
This was Free Friday selection May 27, 2011, and it is no longer free. I like Free Fridays from the Nook store at so that I may try new-to-me a ...more
Jun 14, 2012
May 27, 2011
The Honest Truth About Dishonesty: How We Lie to Everyone--Especially Ourselves
I heard about this book through an interview with the author plus advertisements and recommedations through and goodreads. I enjoy well-written ...more
Jul 08, 2012
Jun 26, 2012
Small Crimes
I put this on my to-read list when I heard NPR considered this to be one of the five best crime and mystery novels of 2008.
The protagonist Joe Denton
Aug 15, 2012
May 31, 2009
The First Confessor (The Legend of Magda Searus, #1)
I eagerly awaited the release of this chronological prequel to the Sword of Truth series for I enjoyed this series and I always looked forward to lear ...more
Jul 22, 2012
Jul 06, 2012
The End of Your Life Book Club
I read this book based on the recommendations from and Barnes& Noble, and I feel glad I read it now.
I appreciate the bibliography a
Nov 12, 2012
Nov 02, 2012
This was a Free ebook from, and it is still free.
Invisible is the first of four Ivy Malone mysteries, and it can be categorized as a cozy myst
May 08, 2012
Sep 30, 2011
Writing Away: A Creative Guide to Awakening the Journal-Writing Traveler
When I finished reading the book, I gave it three stars because I thought it was a nice enough book but I did not see how it might improve the travel ...more
Sep 22, 2012
Aug 17, 2012
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