The Golden Sequence: A Manual for Reclaiming Our Humanity by Jonni Pollard – Review

42297100The Golden Sequence: A Manual for Reclaiming Our Humanity by Jonni Pollard – publication date of November 13th, 2018 by BenBella Books

In a cynical age that constantly drowns us with information and conditions us to be mistrustful, the majority of us harbor a deep-seated yearning for more meaning and connection. Why is that? And how can we be truly fulfilled? Continue reading

Fugitive Red by Jason Starr – Review

Fugitive RedFugitive Red by Jason Starr –  publication November 6th, 2018 by Oceanview Publishing – mystery thriller

Love on the Internet gone wrong

Reminiscent of Nick and Amy in Gone Girl, Jack and Maria have a tortuous history. Jack was an up-and-coming rock guitarist living on Manhattan’s Lower East Side. His girlfriend Maria was just beginning a corporate career. They were happy and in love.

That was then. Continue reading

Barons of the Sea: And their Race to Build the World’s Fastest Clipper Ship by Steven Ujifusa – Review

Barons of the Sea: And their Race to Build the World's Fastest Clipper ShipBarons of the Sea: And their Race to Build the World’s Fastest Clipper Ship by Steven Ujifusa– Published July 17th, 2018 by Simon Schuster

There was a time, back when the United States was young and the robber barons were just starting to come into their own when fortunes were made and lost importing luxury goods from China. It was a secretive, glamorous, often brutal business—one where teas and silks and porcelain were purchased with profits from the opium trade. But the journey by sea to New York from Canton could take six agonizing months, and so the most pressing technological challenge of the day became ensuring one’s goods arrived first to market, so they might fetch the highest price. Continue reading

Ed Sheeran: Memories We Made by Christine Goodwin, John Sheeran – Review

Ed Sheeran: Memories We MadeEd Sheeran: Memories We Made by Christine Goodwin,  John Sheeran – publication date November 6th, 2018 by Harper Design

When photographer Christie Goodwin first met Ed Sheeran he was unknown and unsigned— just a young busker trying to make it big. But she could see something special in Ed. Goodwin agreed to photograph him for free to help him on his way to the top. Continue reading

Fresh Fiction Not To Miss Box November 2018 Review and Coupon Code

Fresh Fiction Not to Miss Book March 2018 Review by Lovely Loveday BlogThe best part of these cooler Autumn days is coming home to a bright pink box full of books! The perfect addition to a warm cup of tea and a cozy fire to warm you up from the crisp Autumn air.  I am loving the book mail from my FRESH FICTION NOT TO MISS BOX NOVEMBER 2018! If you are a book lover then you know what it is like to not have something to read, even on the go. The perfect box of books to pack with you to take on vacation or to enjoy on a night in by the fire. I love getting my Fresh Fiction box each month because it is full of physical books and ebooks making it easy for me to always have a great read at my fingertips. Fresh Fiction takes the guesswork out of finding what to read next. Seeing that bright pink box in the mail each month is like Christmas Day! I have discovered some amazing books and remarkable authors through this monthly book subscription box. Fresh Fiction Not To Miss Box is the perfect gift for the book lover or a nice little treat for yourself. Never run out of amazing reads with a box full of paperback books and ebooks! Continue reading

Two Minus One: A Memoir by Kathryn Taylor – Review

Two Minus One: A MemoirTwo Minus One: A Memoir by Kathryn Taylor has an expected publication date of November 6th, 2018 by She Writes Press. “You can quit waiting for the other shoe to drop: I’m in it for life.” Those are the fateful, repeated words that help convince Kathryn Taylor to remarry, retire from her thirty-year profession, sell her home, and relocate in support of her new husband’s career. But five years later, in a car packed with food she has carefully prepared to nourish her husband’s dying brother, the other shoe does drop. Taylor’s husband unexpectedly proclaims he is, “done with the marriage and doesn’t want to talk about it.” Continue reading