Book of My Choosing - 2018 · Book Review · Nonfiction

Book Review: Troublemaker by Leah Remini

Pages: 272 Genre: Non-Fiction/Memoir/Autobiography Publication Date: September 20, 2016 Book Perspective: First-Person Some Topics Discussed: Upbringing, Acting, Relationships, Scientology, Hollywood Being an actress can be hard, especially building relationships, both professional and personal ones. However, add a belief and deep involvement in Scientology, then that can add another uncomfortable layer in building those relationships. Actress Leah Remini was in…… Continue reading Book Review: Troublemaker by Leah Remini

Book Review · Nonfiction

Book Review: Talking as Fast as I Can by Lauren Graham

Genre: Memoir/Humor Number of Pages: 226 Publication Date: November 29, 2016 Rating:  out of 5 stars Story Perspective: First-Person Themes: Life lessons, Growth, Persistence, Reflection, Love A sweet, humor-filled, and inspiring memoir of the talented Lauren Graham. There are anecdotes, pictures (from childhood to adult years), journal entries, and so much more exploring Graham’s experiences.   Absolutely a joy…… Continue reading Book Review: Talking as Fast as I Can by Lauren Graham

Monthly TBR

October 2017 TBR

Right now, there are two books that I have started and aim to finish by the end of this month. Then, there’s another book that I want to give a try. 1) Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body by Roxane Gay: I’ve joined Emma Watson’s Goodreads group, Our Shared Shelf. This book is the one they are reading for…… Continue reading October 2017 TBR

Book Review · Nonfiction

I Was Doctor Mengele’s Assistant by Miklós Nyiszli

Genre: Non-Fiction/Memoir Number of Pages: 193 Publication Date: 1946 Rating:  out of 5 In the time of World War II, many of us know that several groups of people were unjustifiably persecuted and murdered. Here, in this translated book, the author wrote about his accounts while being assistant to Dr. Mengele, the experimental doctor of Auschwitz Concentration…… Continue reading I Was Doctor Mengele’s Assistant by Miklós Nyiszli

Book Review · Nonfiction · OnlineBookClub

A Peripatetic Life by Raymond Walley

Genre: Non-Fiction/Memoir Number of Pages: 154 Publication Date: January 8, 2017 Rating:  out of 5 OBC Rating: 2 out of 4 stars Themes: Living life to the fullest Story Perspective: First-Person To Learn More About the Book, Click: A Peripatetic Life by Raymond Walley *This was part of the OnlineBookClub.org Book of the Day Program* Raymond Walley learned he has Prostate Cancer and…… Continue reading A Peripatetic Life by Raymond Walley