Tag: book reviews

Trusting Calvin – Max Edelman

In the midst of starvation, disease, random shootings, and trigger-happy guards, any person surviving the Holocaust has an incredible story of how he (or she) defied the odds. Surviving the Holocaust with a disability? An...

Chivalrous – Review (Sleiman)

Chivalrous is the second book in the Valiant Hearts series by Dina L. Sleiman, with the first being Dauntless. Gwendolyn Barnes is a child of title, her father being the noble, but...

The Kite Runner (Hosseini) – Review

“For you, a thousand times over!”  I read The Fault in Our Stars before The Kite Runner and I found it pretty shallow, and I didn't feel I got anything out of it. I...

Conform (Beck) – Review

CONFORM by Glenn Beck really does what the education industry what Food Inc. did for the food industry - completely exposes everything.  It definitely is eye-opening, and is packed with a...

The Boy on the Wooden Box (Leyson)- Review

Not even the scariest of fairy tales could have prepared me for the monsters I would confront while just a boy of ten...or for the hero, disguised as a monster himself,...