Monthly Archives: December 2012

“The 5 Elements of Effective Thinking” – Do You Need a Better Way to Learn or Teach? This Book Offers Great Ideas

Book Review : The 5 Elements of Effective Thinking by Edward B. Burger and Michael Starbird Spoiler Alert! The coauthors are mathematics professors. Burger teaches at Wiliams College; Starbird at The University of Texas at Austin. Here, they “reveal the … Continue reading

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“Tres Leches Cupcakes” – Do the Recipes Really Work?

Book Review : Tres Leches Cupcakes by Josi S. Kilpack Spoiler Alert! Sadie Hoffman is still hiding from a psychopath who has threatened her life. While staying in Santa Fe, New Mexico with Pete Cunningham’s cousin, Caro and Rex, Sadie … Continue reading

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“Tiger’s Destiny” – An Exciting Conclusion and No More Whining From Kelsey

Book Review: Tiger’s Destiny by Colleen Houck Spoiler Alert! With three of the goddess Durga’s quests behind them, only one prophecy now stands in the way of Kelsey, Ren, and Kishan breaking the tiger’s curse. But the trio’s greatest challenge … Continue reading

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“The Rise of Nine” – Are Books Written To Be Made Into Movies?

Book Review : The Rise of Nine by Pittacus Lore (or James Frey) Spoiler Alert! Until the day I met John Smith, Number Four, I’d been on the run alone, hiding and fighting to stay alive. Together, we are much … Continue reading

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“Unearthly” – Is It “Twilight” With Angels?

Book Review : Unearthly by Cynthia Hand Spoiler Alert! In the beginning, there’s a boy standing in the trees . . . . Clara Gardner has recently learned that she’s part angel. Having angel blood run through her veins not … Continue reading

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