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The Go-Giver: A Little Story About a Powerful Business Idea
If I had the money, I'd buy a copy of this book and send it to every person I know, wrapped in gold foil paper. This isn't just a business book. It ap ...more
Jul 22, 2009
Dec 11, 2009
America's Bitter Pill: Money, Politics, Back-Room Deals, and the Fight to Fix Our Broken Healthcare System
This book goes beyond political parties to discuss the failures and successes of the new healthcare system. It gave me a lot to think about, and I'm a ...more
Jan 15, 2015
Jan 19, 2015
He Who Hesitates (87th Precinct, #19)
This book drove me nuts! I kept reading and hoping it would get better. It didn't, and it drove me to distraction.
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May 17, 2009
Come Before Winter and ... Share My Hope
This is a book that God used to bring deep healing to my heart when it was crushed and broken, when every dream I held dear seemed shattered beyond re ...more
Oct 05, 2005
Apr 09, 2009
Don't Call It Love: Recovery From Sexual Addiction
This book can be a great source of help, encouragement, and understanding for couples where one spouse is struggling with sexual addiction. This book ...more
Apr 12, 2000
Apr 26, 2009
Delayed Diagnosis (Dr. Rhea Lynch, #1)
Warning! Major book addiction ahead! :) This is the first in a fantastic medical mystery series. Its unconventional characters, small town setting, an ...more
May 12, 2008
Mar 31, 2009
Prozac: Panacea or Pandora?: The Rest of the Story on the New Ssri Antidepressants (Prozac, Zoloft, Paxil, Lovan, Luvox, Etc.)
This book does raise some valid concerns and has some good information. We should be asking some of the questions raised in this book. However, it wea ...more
Nov 03, 2007
Apr 30, 2009
Sam Walton: Made In America
I like and respect this man. I'd like his willingness to experiment, the way he manages money, and the way he treats other people. Is he perfect? No! ...more
May 07, 2015
May 07, 2015
Love Tactics: How to Win the One You Want
There are a lot of books about dating out there. This is the one that helped me gain an advantage. No, it didn't teach me cool pick-up lines or tell m ...more
Nov 05, 2005
Apr 10, 2009
Why We Get Fat: And What to Do About It
This book has been liberating for me. It is well documented, and you can fact check it easily. It has helped me make sense of several things that have ...more
Jun 11, 2015
Jun 11, 2015
Thriller: Stories To Keep You Up All Night
Most of the stories in this anthology are excellent. I have discovered several new authors whose novels I'm eager to explore. Some of the stories have ...more
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Apr 28, 2014
Alone in Wolf Hollow
This is an excellent mystery written for teens but enjoyable for adults too. It's about two orphaned boys who are sent to live with an uncle who is ba ...more
Feb 09, 1984
Apr 01, 2009
Wayne of Gotham
This is the best Batman fiction I've read. The plot and character development reeled me in right away.
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Dec 31, 2013
Shrinks: The Untold Story of Psychiatry
This is a fascinating book, both for its coverage of the history of psychiatry and because it helps explain several things I experienced in my life. M ...more
May 20, 2015
May 20, 2015
Unmasked The Final Years Of Michael Jackson
I wasn't planning to read this book until a friend urged me to check it out. I was pleasantly surprised by the author's attempt to be fair and present ...more
Dec 06, 2009
Dec 07, 2009
The Old Wine Shades (Richard Jury, #20)
The author writes well, with the ability to evoke characters and descriptions of scenery that draw the reader into the story. So why don't I like this ...more
Jan 04, 2010
Jan 04, 2010
Think Like a Pancreas: A Practical Guide to Managing Diabetes with Insulin
This book inspired me to get serious about using insulin effectively. Unlike other books about diabetes that give the lion's share of their attention ...more
Apr 02, 2010
Apr 02, 2010
Murder at the Mendel (A Joanne Kilbourn Mystery #2)
I liked the first book in this series, so this one was a real disappointment. The plot was well-written, and the author does a good job with character ...more
May 21, 2013
May 21, 2013
This is some of Robin Cook's early writing. It's not as well-developed as later books, but it is still a good, solid mystery. I especially liked readi ...more
Sep 12, 1999
Apr 06, 2009
The Bishop and the Missing L Train (Blackie Ryan, #11)
I find this book repulsive on many levels. First, the profanity and graphic sexual content came as a shock to me. I was expecting the book to be like ...more
May 22, 2009
May 23, 2009
My Life Among the Serial Killers: Inside the Minds of the World's Most Notorious Murderers
I read this book in an effort to understand why some people turn to serial killing as well as to try to glean insight on how to avoid being a victim. ...more
Sep 06, 2008
Apr 18, 2009
Greenspan: The Man Behind Money
I expected this book to be dry, and I put off reading it for over a year. I was wrong. The author has managed to make this a riveting story that I wan ...more
Dec 19, 2009
Dec 18, 2009
Through a Gold Eagle (Glynis Tryon, #4)
This series is compelling, growing more intimate and powerful with each book. I like that the heroine isn't a wilting violet who hides in her drawing ...more
Apr 2007
Apr 18, 2009
How Pathogenic Viruses Work
This is a fascinating book written in language that's easy to understand. I wish more textbook authors would write like this. I think more students wo ...more
Mar 22, 2010
Mar 22, 2010
Everywhere That Mary Went (Rosato & Associates, #1)
I liked the plot and premise of this book. I like Mary's character, though she is kind of a wimp. I'd have given this 4 stars if it weren't for the se ...more
Oct 03, 2006
Apr 05, 2009
Great Old-Fashioned American Desserts
Whether you come from blustery New England, sunny California, the genteel south, or the wide-open midwest, this cookbook has both history and recipes ...more
Feb 1994
Apr 06, 2009
The Elusive Mrs. Pollifax
This is my favorite book in this series so far. It has a fresh, optimistic tone that I like very much. It's charming and funny, yet somehow reflects a ...more
Dec 29, 2009
Dec 28, 2009
Home Networking Annoyances
If you own more than one computer at home or in your small business, you need this book... Unless you want to pull half your hair out making machines ...more
Apr 2008
Apr 13, 2009
Shattered Justice (Family Honor Series #1)
I resisted reading this book for quite awhile because it didn't seem like my cup of tea. That was a mistake and is more proof that you can't judge a b ...more
Apr 27, 2009
Apr 12, 2009
HTML Goodies
This was my first book about writing HTML back in 1999. The author has a clear, friendly, sort of quirky presentation, just right for making web desig ...more
Mar 16, 1999
Jun 06, 2009
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