Non-Fiction

Books & Book Reviews, Non-Fiction

Coconut

Coconut by Florence Ọlájídé is her story – a Black girl fostered by a white family in the 1960s and her search for belonging and identity. ‘By the time I was six years old, I knew my life was marked by difference. I was either too Black, too White, too young or too feisty…’ Florence Ọlájídé Coconut A generation of Nigerian children were born in Britain in the fifties and sixties, privately fostered by white families and then taken to Nigeria by their parents. Coconut is the true story of one of those children. North London, 1963. Nan fosters one-year-old

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Wake Up Grateful

What does it mean to truly live gratefully, every day? In Wake Up Grateful, Kristi Nelson, executive director of A Network for Grateful Living, unlocks the path to recognizing abundance in every moment, and gives readers the tools to bring this transformational shift in perspective into their daily lives. Nelson goes beyond the proverbial question of whether the glass is half full or half empty, and encourages readers to awaken to the gift of having a glass at all. With questions for reflection, daily exercises, and perspective prompts for appreciating the fullness of life as it is, right now, this book

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Centered by Jason Brown

Centred by Jason Brown is a riveting story of a top-earning NFL center and his family who walked away from it all to follow God’s call to alleviate hunger as farmers—a life they knew absolutely nothing about—illustrates the sacrifice and ultimate reward of obedience to our heavenly Father even when it doesn’t make earthly sense. “A remarkable story where family, deep self-reflection, and an unshakable belief in a path predestined by God triumph over fortune and comfort.”—John Harbaugh, head coach of the Baltimore Ravens Centered by Jason Brown NFL lineman Jason Brown had everything in the world. He was the

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How To Pack For The End Of The World

I’m happy to take part in the book tour for How To Pack For The End of the World today. How To Pack For The End Of The World If you knew the world was going to end tomorrow, what would you do? This is the question that haunts Amina as she watches new and horrible stories of discord and crisis flash across the news every day. But when she starts at prestigious Gardner Academy, Amina finds a group of like-minded peers to join forces with—fast friends who dedicate their year to learning survival skills from each other, before it’s

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Books & Book Reviews, Non-Fiction

The Puppy Baby Book

How could I resist joining the I-Read Books tour for The Puppy Baby Book. The Puppy Baby Book Book Title:  The Puppy Baby Book by Dawn Greenfield IrelandCategory:  Adult Non-Fiction (18+), 81 pagesGenre:  Non-Fiction, Puppy Baby BookPublisher:  Artistic OriginsRelease dates:   October 2000Tour dates: Oct 14 to Oct 30, 2020Content Rating:  G. This is a fill-in-the-blanks baby book for anyone who adopts a puppy, just like an infant baby book. Book Description: CELEBRATING 20-YEARS ANNIVERSARY! This unique hardcover “fill in the blanks” baby book gives dog lovers the same opportunity to chart their puppies growth and progress, as parents of infants

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Books & Book Reviews, Non-Fiction

My Beautiful Detour

Amy Oestreicher is one brave lady! I’ve followed Amy’s story and been in touch with her through her blog, so when the chance came to share information about her book, I jumped at it. Read about My Beautiful Detour and Amy here. Book Title: MY BEAUTIFUL DETOUR: An Unthinkable Journey from Gutless to Grateful by Amy Oestreicher Category:  Adult Non-Fiction (18+) (529 pages) Genre:  Memoir Publisher:  Singing Tree Publishing Release date:  November 2019 Tour dates: Nov 19 to Dec 17, 2019 Content Rating: PG-13 About My Beautiful Detour An estimated 70 percent of adults in the United States have experienced a

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