Category Archives: non-fiction

Mini-reviews: The Templar Legacy by Steve Berry; We Live in Water by Jess Walter; When Helping Hurts: How to Alleviate Poverty Without Hurting the Poor…and Yourself by Steve Corbett and Brian Fikkert

Title: The Templar Legacy Author: Steve Berry Genre: Thriller Publisher: Books on Tape Rating: 3 out of 5 stars Source: Audiobook from the public library Audiobook reader: Paul Michael Audiobook length: 15 hours and 44 minutes First line: Jacques de … Continue reading

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Favorite nonfiction of 2013

Just to clarify, I read these books in 2013, but they were not necessarily published this year. Quotes are from my reviews, which are linked to the titles. Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood, and the Prison of Belief by Lawrence Wright: … Continue reading

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Book Review: Paperboy by Tony Macaulay

Title: Paperboy Author: Tony Macaulay Genre: Memoir Publisher: Harper Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Source: Review copy from the publisher Number of pages: 285 First line: I was a paperboy. Goodreads blurb: It’s Belfast, 1975. The city lies under … Continue reading

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