Genre: Social Science

Book Review: The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business by Charles Duhigg

Posted December 15, 2017 by Hillary in Book Reviews / 1 Comment
Book Review: The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business by Charles Duhigg

ISBN: 9780385669757 The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg Published by Doubleday Canada on February 28th 2012 Genres: Social Science, General, Self-Help, Personal Growth Pages: 304 Format: hardcover Source: library Buy on Amazon Goodreads Groundbreaking new research shows that by grabbing hold of the three-step “loop” all habits form in our brains–cue, routine, reward–we can […]

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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: This Is Where You Belong: The Art and Science of Loving the Place You Live by Melody Warnick

Posted October 17, 2017 by Hillary in Book Reviews / 0 Comments
Book Review: This Is Where You Belong: The Art and Science of Loving the Place You Live by Melody Warnick

ISBN: 9780143129660 This Is Where You Belong by Melody Warnick Published by Penguin on July 4th 2017 Genres: Psychology, Mental Health, Self-Help, Personal Growth, Happiness, Social Science, Sociology, General Pages: 320 Format: ebook Source: bought Buy on Amazon Goodreads In the spirit of Gretchen Rubin’s megaseller The Happiness Project and Eric Weiner’s The Geography of […]

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Book Review: Geek Girls Unite: How Fangirls, Bookworms, Indie Chicks, and Other Misfits Are Taking Over the World by Leslie Simon

Posted August 14, 2015 by Hillary in Book Reviews / 0 Comments
Book Review: Geek Girls Unite: How Fangirls, Bookworms, Indie Chicks, and Other Misfits Are Taking Over the World by Leslie Simon

ISBN: 9780062002730 Geek Girls Unite by Leslie Simon Published by HarperCollins on October 4th 2011 Genres: Social Science, Popular Culture, Women’s Studies Pages: 196 Format: ebook Source: Scribed Buy on Amazon Goodreads What do Amy Poehler, Bjork, Felicia Day, Martha Stewart, Miranda July, and Zooey Deschanel have in common? They’re just a few of the […]

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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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Otherhood

Posted November 4, 2014 by Hillary in non-fiction / 1 Comment
Otherhood

ISBN: 9781580055215 Otherhood by Melanie Notkin Published by Seal Pr-feminist on 2014 Genres: Gender Studies, General, Personal Growth, Self-Help, Social Science, Women’s Studies Pages: 291 Format: eARC Goodreads More American women are childless than ever before—nearly half those of childbearing age don’t have children. While our society often assumes these women are “childfree by choice,” […]

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Review: The Convert

Posted May 28, 2011 by Hillary in ARC, Book Reviews / 0 Comments
Review: The Convert

I got this book for free using publisher but I promise all opinions are my very own!The Convert by Deborah Baker Published by Graywolf Press on May 10th 2011 Genres: Biography & Autobiography, Islamic Studies, Religious, Social Science Pages: 224 Source: publisher Goodreads *A 2011 National Book Award Finalist* A spellbinding story of renunciation, conversion, and […]

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Bitch in the House

Posted November 22, 2010 by Hillary in Book Reviews / 0 Comments
Bitch in the House

The Bitch in the House by Cathi Hanauer Published by Harper Collins on September 16th 2003 Genres: Essays, Literary Collections, Social Science, Women’s Studies Pages: 320 Goodreads Virginia Woolf introduced us to the “Angel in the House”, now prepare to meet… The Bitch In the House. Women today have more choices than at any time […]

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Woman: An Intimate Journey

Posted October 28, 2010 by Hillary in Book Reviews / 0 Comments
Woman: An Intimate Journey

Woman by Natalie Angier Published by Anchor Books on 1999 Genres: Health & Fitness, Human Anatomy & Physiology, Life Sciences, Science, Social Science, Women’s Health, Women’s Studies Pages: 438 Goodreads With the clarity, insight, and sheer exuberance of language that make her one ofThe New York Times’s premier stylists, Pulitzer Prize-winner Natalie Angier lifts the […]

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No Pity

Posted October 4, 2010 by Hillary in book review / 0 Comments
No Pity

No Pity by Joseph P. Shapiro Published by Times Books on 1994 Genres: Civil Rights, Human Services, Law, Political Science, Social Science Pages: 382 Source: library Goodreads Jerry’s Kids. The Special Olympics. A blind person with a bundle of pencils in one hand and a tin cup in the other. An old woman being helped […]

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