Category Archives: Nonfiction

Book Review: Appetite for Reduction

Name of Book: Appetite for Reduction: 125 Fast and Filling Low-fat Vegan Recipes By: Isa Chandra Moskowitz Publisher: Da Capo Lifelong Books Copyright Date: 2011 Number of Pages: 290 Format: nonfiction, cookbook Reason for Reading: I ❤ Isa Source: hubby … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Real Grey’s Anatomy

Name of Book: The Real Grey’s Anatomy: A Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Real Lives of Surgical Residents By: Andrew Holtz Publisher: Berkeley Trade Copyright Date: 2010 Number of Pages: 336 Format: nonfiction, pop culture Reason for Reading: I ❤ Grey’s … Continue reading

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Book Review: A Practical Wedding

Name of Book: A Practical Wedding: Creative Solutions for a Beautiful, Affordable, and Meaningful Celebration By: Meg Keene Publisher: Da Capo Lifelong Books Copyright Date: 2011 Number of Pages: 256 Format: nonfiction, wedding planning Reason for Reading: longtime reader of APW … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Sins of Brother Curtis

Title: The Sins of Brother Curtis: A story of betrayal, conviction, and the Mormon church Author: Lisa Davis Publisher: Scribner Copyright: 3/15/11 # of Pages: 305 (nook edition) Reason for reading: It was recommended to me by an internet buddy … Continue reading

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Book Review: Hippie Boy: A Girl’s Story

Title: Hippie Boy: A Girl’s Story Author: Ingrid Ricks Publisher: Ingrid Ricks Copyright: 10/1/11 Number of Pages: 242 (nook edition) Reason for Reading: acquainted with the author, interested in the subject matter (Note: my review and opinions are strictly my … Continue reading

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An Award Winning Nonfiction Book

Title: Agatha Christie’s Secret Notebooks: Fifty Years of Mysteries in the Making Author: John Curran Publisher: Harper Collins Copyright date: February 2010 Pages: 496 Genre: NonFiction Reason for Reading: It’s about Agatha Christie and I’m a super-fan Rating: A+ Award … Continue reading

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Book Review: Heaven Up Here

Author: John Williams Publisher: John K. Williams Copyright date: October 2011 Pages: 223 (nook edition) Genre: Memoirs Reason for Reading: Acquainted with the author via blogging Rating: A That night as we got ready for bed, Willka looked me in … Continue reading

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