Because We Are Bad

A book review of Because We Are Bad: OCD and a Girl Lost in Thought by Lily Bailey Stars: ***** Harper Paperbacks (2018)Memoir>Mental Health272 pages Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Summary: Written with the indelible power of Girl, Interrupted, Brain on Fire, and Reasons to Stay Alive, a lyrical, poignant memoir by a young woman about her… Read More »

Just the Funny Parts

A book review of Just the Funny Parts…and a Few Hard Truths About Sneaking Into the Hollywood Boys’ Club by Nell Scovell Stars: *** Dey Street Books (2018)Memoir336 pages Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Summary: Just the Funny Parts is a juicy and scathingly funny insider look at how pop culture gets made. For more… Read More »

The Authenticity Code

A book review The Authenticity Code: The Art and Science of Success and Why You Can’t Fake It to Make It by Dr. Sharon Lamm-Hartman Stars: **** Greenleaf Book Group Press (2021)Personal Success178 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: The… Read More »

The Burning Light of Two Stars

A book review of The Burning Light of Two Stars: a Mother Daughter Story by Laura Davis Stars: **** Girl Friday Books (2021)Memoir368 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: This riveting memoir by Laura Davis, the author of The Courage to… Read More »

March of Madness

A book review of March of Madness: A Journey Into Depression by Jimmie Ray Pennington Stars: *** Self-Published (2021)Memoir/Mental Health158 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: Taken from the pages of the author’s personal journals, MARCH OF MADNESS: A Journey… Read More »

Positive Vision

A book review of Positive Vision: Enjoying the Adventures and Advantages of Poor Eyesight by Ken Brandt Stars: **** Ken Brandt (2020)Biography/Self-Help/Humour117 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: Author Ken Brandt presents a gloriously positive view of life’s challenges while… Read More »

I’m Supposed to Make a Difference

A book review of I’m Supposed to Make a Difference: a Memoir About Overcoming Trauma and Abuse by Kevin Vought Stars: *** Kevin Vought (2021)Memoir/Abuse172 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. Summary: Very few people know about the childhood trauma Kevin endured long ago in western… Read More »