Monthly Archives: December 2011

“Dreamers, Discoverers & Dynamos, how to help the child who is bright, bored, and having problems in school” – What is a Divergent compared to a Convergent Thinker?

Book Review : Dreamers, Discoverers & Dynamos, how to help the child who is          bright, bored, and having problems in school by Lucy Jo Palladino, Ph.D. The Edison trait is a personality characteristic, which Dr. Palladino has now classified as … Continue reading

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“Max on Life, Answers and Insights to Your Most Important Questions” – A Christian’s Perspective on Life

Book Review : Max on Life, Answers and Insights to Your Most Important Questions by Max Lucado Max Lucado’s book is written to answer questions that people have asked him in his ministry. Lucado has a strong streak of common … Continue reading

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“Leviathan” – Westerfeld’s Resulting World When Steampunk and Darwin Collide

Book Review : Leviathan by Scott Westerfeld Spoiler Alert! Barking spiders! The world is on the brink of WWI because the Austrian Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife were murdered, possibly by their own allies. Their son, Aleksander, prince of … Continue reading

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“Dragon Slippers” – How Important Things Like Embroidery and Blue Slippers Could Change a Kingdom

Book Review : Dragon Slippers by Jessica Day George Spoiler Alert! Creel has been sent to a dragon’s lair by her greedy aunt in the hope that a knight will rescue the maiden and set up the rest of the … Continue reading

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“Icefall” – Norse Mythology and Coming of Age Novel Wrapped Up In One Book

Book Review : Icefall by Matthew J. Kirby Spoiler Alert! Solveig, and her siblings, Asa and Harald, have been whisked away to a remote fortress surrounded by mountains, a glacier and water that becomes impassable as winter comes. Their father, … Continue reading

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