Wallace: The Underdog who Conquered a Sport, Saved a Marriage and Championed Pit Bulls – One Flying Disc at a Time by Jim Gorant is a must-read for animal lovers and sports enthusiasts. Wallace started life as a Pit Bull puppy destined for the shady underworld of
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The reviews said that if you are a fan of The No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency Books by Alexander McCall Smith you will love this book. I am a big fan of Alexander McCall Smith’s work and did indeed like Recipes for Love and Murder very much.
Great Minds of the Eastern Intellectual Tradition is a course by Professor Grant Hardy of the University of North Carolina compiled for The Great Courses. We listened to the audio book, Great Minds of the Eastern Intellectual Tradition, on some recent long drives. Trips to Florida when
Hundreds and hundreds of books are hyped every day. We are very spoiled for choice, hence my love for a good book review. The Cuckoo’s Calling by Robert Galbraith would probably not have made it to my bedside table had I not just finished reading The Casual
Chicken: Self-Portrait of a Young Man for Rent by David Henry Sterry Here is an insightful review by friend and fabulous blogger, Holly Rizzuto Palker . You can read her Bio here. –oOo–
The following book had special significance for me, growing up in Apartheid South Africa and being not much younger than the author. Agent 407: A South African Spy Breaks Her Silence by Olivia Forsyth This book is about a young South African girl who wanted adventure, trained
Second Hand Lions You really can’t go wrong with a movie starring Robert Duvall, Michael Kane and Haley Joel Osment ! This is a funny, feel good movie with a message about being true to yourself and living life on your own terms. My boys laughed