Book Review. No One has Any Intention of Building a Wall by Ruth Brandt.

No One has Any Intention of Building a Wall by Ruth Brandt is a collection of stories and it was exactly my cup of tea. The characters are people that are, in a way, outsiders, and that difference is used in each story as a hook. No One has Any Intention of Building a Wall … Continue reading Book Review. No One has Any Intention of Building a Wall by Ruth Brandt.

Book Review. Anxiety Relief for Teens by Regine Galanti, PHD.

Anxiety Relief for Teens by Regine Galanti was described as a toolbox, including CBT techniques and strategies to help manage anxiety. It is aimed at teens and I thought the tone of the book was right for that audience. Friendly and didn’t feel unmanageable. I also liked the way that the book was formatted. Thank … Continue reading Book Review. Anxiety Relief for Teens by Regine Galanti, PHD.

Book Review. Pianos and Flowers by Alexander McCall Smith.

The stories in Piano and Flowers are based on the premise of a single photo serving as inspiration for each story. Loved that. There is nothing I love more than looking at old black and white photos and imagining the lives of the people in those pictures. In Pianos and Flowers these photos were of … Continue reading Book Review. Pianos and Flowers by Alexander McCall Smith.

Book Review. Hera Lindsay Bird by Hera Lindsay Bird.

‘who made her feel like her dreams were stupid and a waste of time and that kind of constant belittlement can do terrible things to a person so maybe getting really upset when people don’t use coasters is an understandable, or at least comparatively sane response to the psychic baggage of your parents never having … Continue reading Book Review. Hera Lindsay Bird by Hera Lindsay Bird.