Genre: Biography & Autobiography

Book Review:The Year of Magical Thinking by Joan Didion

Posted February 3, 2018 by Hillary in Book Reviews / 1 Comment
Book Review:The Year of Magical Thinking by Joan Didion

ISBN: 9781400078431 The Year of Magical Thinking by Joan Didion Published by Vintage International on 2007 Genres: Biography & Autobiography, Literary Pages: 227 Format: hardcover Source: library Buy on Amazon Goodreads Didion’s journalistic skills are displayed as never before in this story of a year in her life that began with her daughter in a […]

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Book Review: Hi, Anxiety: Life With a Bad Case of Nerves by Kat Kinsman

Posted November 3, 2017 by Hillary in Book Reviews / 1 Comment
Book Review: Hi, Anxiety: Life With a Bad Case of Nerves by Kat Kinsman

ISBN: 9780062369703 Hi, Anxiety by Kat Kinsman Published by HarperCollins on November 15th 2016 Genres: Biography & Autobiography, Personal Memoirs, Medical, Mental Health, Social Science, Women’s Studies Pages: 240 Format: ebook Source: bought Buy on Amazon Goodreads Joining the ranks of such acclaimed accounts as Manic, Brain on Fire, and Monkey Mind, a deeply personal, […]

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Book Review: Chernobyl Strawberries: A Memoir by Vesna Goldsworthy

Posted June 25, 2015 by Hillary in Book Reviews / 0 Comments
Book Review: Chernobyl Strawberries: A Memoir by Vesna Goldsworthy

I got this book for free using netgalley but I promise all opinions are my very own!ISBN: 9781843544142 Chernobyl strawberries by Vesna Goldsworthy Published by Atlantic on 2005 Genres: Great Britain, Serbs, Social life and customs, Television journalists, Yugoslavia, Yugoslavs, Biography & Autobiography, General, Social Science, Customs & Traditions Pages: 290 Format: eARC Source: netgalley […]

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Book Review: Empathy Exams by Leslie Jamison

Posted May 26, 2015 by Hillary in Book Reviews / 0 Comments
Book Review: Empathy Exams by Leslie Jamison

The Empathy Exams by Leslie Jamison Published by Graywolf Press on April 1st 2014 Genres: Biography & Autobiography, Essays, Literary, Literary Collections Pages: 256 Format: ebook Source: library Goodreads From personal loss to phantom diseases, The Empathy Exams is a bold and brilliant collection, winner of the Graywolf Press Nonfiction PrizeA Publishers Weekly Top Ten […]

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Book Review:Traveling Mercies: Some Thoughts on Faith by Anne Lamott

Posted February 9, 2015 by Hillary in Book Reviews / 0 Comments
Book Review:Traveling Mercies: Some Thoughts on Faith by Anne Lamott

ISBN: 9780385496094 Traveling Mercies by Anne Lamott Published by Anchor Books on February 1st 2000 Genres: Biography & Autobiography, Literary, Religious, Women Pages: 275 Format: hardcover Source: own Goodreads From the bestselling author of Operating Instructions and Bird by Birdcomes a chronicle of faith and spirituality that is at once tough, personal, affectionate, wise and […]

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Detour from Normal

Posted February 2, 2015 by Hillary in book review / 0 Comments
Detour from Normal

ISBN: 9781491248638 This book may be unsuitable for people under 17 years of age due to its use of sexual content, drug and alcohol use, and/or violence.Detour from Normal by Ken Dickson Published by CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform on December 12th 2013 Genres: Biography & Autobiography, Personal Memoirs Pages: 372 Format: eARC Source: netgalley Goodreads […]

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My Age of Anxiety

Posted January 16, 2015 by Hillary in Book Reviews / 0 Comments
My Age of Anxiety

My Age of Anxiety by Scott Stossel Published by Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group on 2014 Genres: Anxieties & Phobias, Biography & Autobiography, History, Neuropsychology, Personal Memoirs, Psychology, Psychopathology Pages: 400 Goodreads A riveting, revelatory, and moving account of the author's struggles with anxiety, and of the history of efforts by scientists, philosophers, and writers to […]

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Hyperbole and a Half

Posted November 11, 2014 by Hillary in book review / 0 Comments
Hyperbole and a Half

ISBN: 9781451666175 Hyperbole and a Half by Allie Brosh Published by Simon and Schuster on 2013-10-29 Genres: Adult, Biography & Autobiography, Comic Strips & Cartoons, Comics & Graphic Novels, Form, General, Humor, Nonfiction, Personal Memoirs, Topic Pages: 384 Format: ebook Source: Scribed Buy on Amazon Goodreads FROM THE PUBLISHER:Every time Allie Brosh posts something new […]

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Book Review: The Confidence Code

Posted October 3, 2014 by Hillary in book review / 0 Comments
Book Review: The Confidence Code

The Confidence Code by Katty KayClaire Shipman Published by Harper Collins on 2014-04-15 Genres: Biography & Autobiography, Business & Economics, Careers, General, Personal Memoirs, Women, Women in Business Pages: 256 Format: ebook Goodreads Confidence. We want it. We need it. But it can be maddeningly enigmatic and out of reach. The authors of the New […]

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Tolstoy and the Purple Chair

Posted March 26, 2012 by Hillary in Book Reviews / 2 Comments
Tolstoy and the Purple Chair

After her sister died of cancer the author decides to read a book a day for a year. She wrote reviews on her blog Read All Day for every book that she read. Prior to this she was trying to cram as much into her day as possible to escape her grief. Then one day […]

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