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Mini Reviews: Books for Yoga Lovers

I've always wanted to get into yoga, so I decided to compile a few books that I recently read that have been helpful in introducing me to the practice. I've learned quite a bit from these books, whether it be how to do a variation of a yoga pose or the history of yoga, and… Continue reading Mini Reviews: Books for Yoga Lovers

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Review: Rejection Proof by Jia Jiang

Title: Rejection Proof: How I Beat Fear and Became Invincible Through 100 Days of Rejection Author: Jia Jiang Genre: Non-fiction, Self help Publisher: Harmony Date published: April 14th 2015 Format: Hardcover Page Count: 240 Rating: 4/5 Rejection Proof is Jia Jiang's entertaining and inspiring account of conquering his fear of rejection, offering a completely new perspective on… Continue reading Review: Rejection Proof by Jia Jiang

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Review: Educated by Tara Westover

Title: Educated Author: Tara Westover Type: Memoir, Autobiography Genre: Nonfiction Publisher: Random House Date published: February 20th 2018 Format: Paperback Page Count: 352 Rating: 5/5 Tara Westover was 17 the first time she set foot in a classroom. Born to survivalists in the mountains of Idaho, she prepared for the end of the world by stockpiling home-canned peaches… Continue reading Review: Educated by Tara Westover

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Review: 365 Ways to Find Peace by Marcus Braybrooke

Title: 365 Ways to Find Peace Author: Marcus Braybrooke Type: Personal Development Genre: Nonfiction Publisher: Watkins Publishing Date published: April 16th, 2019 Format: digital Page Count: 67 Rating: 4/5 With a different meditation or inspiration for each day of the year, this is a wonderfully inspiring collection that will open readers' hearts and mind and show… Continue reading Review: 365 Ways to Find Peace by Marcus Braybrooke

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Review: Literary Places by Sarah Baxter

Title: Literary Places Author: Sarah Baxter Type: Art, Literature Genre: Nonfiction Publisher: White Lion Publishing Date published: March 5th, 2019 Format: digital Page Count: 144Rating: 5/5Bringing together engaging text and stunning hand-drawn illustrations, Inspired Traveller’s Guide: Literary Placestakes readers on an enlightening journey through the key locations of literature’s best and brightest authors, movements and moments. Explore the plains of La Mancha with… Continue reading Review: Literary Places by Sarah Baxter

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Review: Calypso by David Sedaris

Title: Calypso Author: David Sedaris Type: Non Fiction Genre: Humor Date published: May 29th 2018 Format: Hardcover Page Count: 272 Rating: 4/5 Disclaimer: I dived into this book clueless. It took me 20 pages or so to realize that it was a short collection of stories and anecdotes. Nevertheless, it was a really amusing read. Dark at times,… Continue reading Review: Calypso by David Sedaris

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Review: The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck by Mark Manson

Title: The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life Author: Mark Manson Type: Nonfiction Genre: Self-help Publisher: French Flaps Date published: September 13th 2016 Format: Digital Page Count: 224 Rating: 4/5 In this generation-defining self-help guide, a superstar blogger cuts through the crap to show us how to stop trying to be "positive" all… Continue reading Review: The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck by Mark Manson

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Review: Proud: My Fight for an Unlikely American Dream by Ibtihaj Muhammad

Title: Proud: My Fight for an Unlikely American Dream Author: Ibtihaj Muhammad, Lori L. Tharps Type: Nonfiction Genre: Memoir, Autobiography Publisher: Hachette Books Date published: July 24th 2018 Format: Digital Copy Page Count: 256 Source: ARC via Netgalley Rating: 5/5 Growing up in New Jersey as the only African American Muslim in hijab in town, at school, and on the… Continue reading Review: Proud: My Fight for an Unlikely American Dream by Ibtihaj Muhammad