Goodreads Review Headstrong: 52 Women Who Changed Science

Headstrong: 52 Women Who Changed Science-and the World by Rachel Swaby My rating: 5 of 5 stars March is Women’s History Month and in honor of it here is one of my picks to read this month.Headstrong: 52 Women Who Changed Science-and the World has 7 Sections : Medicine Biology and Environment Genetics and Development … Continue reading

Goodreads Review The Gutsy Girl

The Gutsy Girl: Escapades for Your Life of Epic Adventure by Caroline Paul My rating: 5 of 5 stars I won this book via a Goodreads Giveaway. The main audience for this book is young girls and having said that I enjoyed reading this book a lot. The book contains inspirational quotes, info on adventurous … Continue reading

Goodreads Review My Life on the Road

My Life on the Road by Gloria Steinem My rating: 5 of 5 stars I won the book via a Goodreads Giveaway and was very excited when the book arrived in the mail. I loved the book and finished reading it within a few days. I knew nothing about Gloria’s upbringing so reading that really … Continue reading

Goodreads Review Savage Park

Savage Park: A Meditation on Play, Space, and Risk for Americans Who Are Nervous, Distracted, and Afraid to Die by Amy Fusselman My rating: 4 of 5 stars My favorite parts were when Amy was at Savage Park. I grew up in a time when the playgrounds were made of metal and I do remember … Continue reading

Goodreads Review How We Die

How We Die: Reflections of Life’s Final Chapter by Sherwin B. Nuland My rating: 4 of 5 stars Each chapter details a different death – Alzheimer’s, AIDS, Cancer, Suicide, etc. The author is a doctor so he really gets into the medical terminology and makes it accessible to the layperson. “It is also the recognition … Continue reading

Goodreads Review of Good Omens

Good Omens by Terry Pratchett My rating: 5 of 5 stars Listened to the Audio Book during rainy mornings and nights which added to the ambience. Enjoyed it so much I would sit in the car a little longer just to listen to more. I look forward to listening to the BBC version. View all … Continue reading

Goodreads Review of The Hippest Trip in America

The Hippest Trip in America: Soul Train and the Evolution of Culture & Style by Nelson George My rating: 4 of 5 stars I watched the show as a kid and loved it. The book takes you behind the scenes, and you find out more about the dynamics between the musicians and the dancers. One … Continue reading

Goodreads Review of Everything I Never Told You

Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng My rating: 5 of 5 stars I listened to this on my commute to and from work. A very in depth story about a mixed race family living in a small town in the late 70s. The story begins with the middle daughter, Lydia, found dead and … Continue reading

Goodreads Review of California: A Novel

California: A Novel by Edan Lepucki My rating: 5 of 5 stars I was not sure what to expect other than the story taking place in California. I was able to get a free audio download via the Ford Audiobook Club. Frida and Cal leave LA since LA has nothing to offer…the fires, earthquakes, drought, … Continue reading

Goodreads Review of Humans of New York

Humans of New York by Brandon Stanton My rating: 5 of 5 stars I love the photos and everything about HONY. Any book Brandon publishes will be on my bookshelf, including Little Humans. I could look at the photos over and over and get a new perspective each time. View all my reviews

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