Tag Archives: thought provoking

The Shape of Mercy – Do Women’s Experiences Transcend Time?

Book Review : The Shape of Mercy By Susan Meissner Spoiler Alert! Summary Leaving a life of privilege to strike out on her own, Lauren Durough breaks with convention and her family’s expectations by choosing a state college over Stanford and earning … Continue reading

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“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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“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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“Unwind” – Ethics, Moral Questions and Possible Consequences Create a Dystopian Nightmare

Book Review : Unwind by Neal Shusterman Spoiler Alert! The Second Civil War was fought over the pro-choice vs pro-life debate in The United States. The solution to end the war was a compromise, to unwind those who are no … Continue reading

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