Category Archives: Self-Help Books Reviewed

“David and Goliath” – Does Gladwell’s Ideas Hold Up?

Book Review: David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants By Malcolm Gladwell Spoiler Alert! Summary  Malcolm Gladwell has explored the ways we understand and change our world. Now he looks at the complex and surprising ways … Continue reading

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“The Miracle of Freedom: 7 Tipping Points that Saved the World” – How Precious Is Freedom?

Book Review: The Miracle of Freedom: 7 Tipping Points that Saved the World By Chris Stewart and Ted Stewart Spoiler Alert! Summary To what do we owe the great privilege of freedom? • To a handful of Greek soldiers and … Continue reading

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“Blink” – How Do We See the World?

Book Review : Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking By Malcolm Gladwell In his landmark bestseller The Tipping Point, Malcolm Gladwell redefined how we understand the world around us. Now, in Blink, he revolutionizes the way we understand the world within. Blink is … Continue reading

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“The 5 Love Languages of Teenagers” – Does This Companion Novel Add Anything To the Original?

Book Review : The 5 Love Languages of Teenagers                              The Secret to Loving Teens Effectively by Gary Chapman Spoiler Alert! At no other time have parents, teachers, and mentors been more desperate to find proven ways to reach teens. … Continue reading

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“The 5 Love Languages” – Love is a Powerful Tool

Book Review : The 5 Love Languages, The Secret to Love That Lasts                                                          by Gary Chapman Spoiler Alert! Couples who understand each other’s love language hold a priceless advantage in the quest for love that lasts a lifetime — … Continue reading

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“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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“Boys Should Be Boys: 7 Secrets To Raising Healthy Sons” – Do You Ever Wonder Why Boys Do The Things They Do?

Book Review : Boys Should Be Boys : 7 Secrets To Raising Healthy Sons                                                                                 by Dr. … Continue reading

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