Nonfiction

Nonfiction books I have read and reviewed.

Very Good Lives by J.K. Rowling – a perfect graduation gift!
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Very Good Lives by J.K. Rowling – a perfect graduation gift!

Synopsis from Goodreads: “In 2008, J.K. Rowling delivered a deeply affecting commencement speech at Harvard University. Now published for the first time in book form, Very Good Lives offers J.K. Rowling’s words of wisdom for anyone at a turning point in life, asking the profound and provocative questions: How can we embrace failure? And how…

Nonfiction November – Waiting for Snow in Havana
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Nonfiction November – Waiting for Snow in Havana

In addition to blogging my heart out for NaBloPoMo this month, I will also be focusing my reading on nonfiction for Nonfiction November, co-hosted by Lost in Books. A couple months ago I scored some great nonfiction books from Goodwill and many that would be perfect for our Travel the World in Books Reading Challenge….

Seven Letters from Paris by Samantha Verant: An Enchanting Modern Fairytale
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Seven Letters from Paris by Samantha Verant: An Enchanting Modern Fairytale

Synopsis from Goodreads: “Twenty years, seven letters, and one long-lost love of a lifetime At age 40, Samantha Verant’s life is falling apart-she’s jobless, in debt, and feeling stuck… until she stumbles upon seven old love letters from Jean-Luc, the sexy Frenchman she’d met in Paris when she was 19. With a quick Google search,…