March 29, 2019

Satan is alive and active

The Theft of America’s Soul: Blowing the Lid Off the Lies That Are Destroying Our Country by Phil Robertson, Thomas Nelson, US $24.99, Pp 208, February 2019, […]
March 28, 2019

From a refugee camp in Cairo to sports stardom in America

  Citizen Akoy: Basketball and the Making of a South Sudanese American by Steve Marantz, University of Nebraska Press, US $26.95,  Pp 240, February 2019, ISBN 978-1496203229 […]
March 26, 2019

Difficult-to-put-down novels

A Woman Is No Man: A Novel by Etaf Rum, Harper, US $26.99, Pp 352, March 2019, ISBN 978-0062699763 The Falconer: A Novel by Dana Czapnik, Atria Books, US $25.00, […]
March 23, 2019

Learning from animals’ facial expressions

Mama’s Last Hug: Animal Emotions and What They Tell Us about Ourselves by Frans de Waal, W. W. Norton & Co., US $27.95, Pp 326, March 2019, ISBN […]
March 21, 2019

Leading the seder in a creative way

Unlocking the Haggada by Rabbi Shmuel Goldin, Gefen Publishing House, US $29.95, Pp 220, January 2019, ISBN 978-9652299376 The Haggada is probably the most published and commented upon […]
March 21, 2019

Eat your favorite food to stay healthier

Eat to Beat Disease: The New Science of How Your Body Can Heal Itself by William W. Li, Grand Central Publishing, US $30.00, Pp 468, March 2019, ISBN […]
March 20, 2019

“Trump is not just a political phenomenon”

The Case for Trump by Victor Davis Hanson, Basic Books, US $30.00, Pp 392, March 2019, ISBN 978-1541673540 Donald Trump was an unlikely presidential candidate. But he still […]
March 20, 2019

Performing from muscle memory

     Wedding Storyteller, Volume 2: Wedding Case Studies and Workflow by Roberto Valenzuela, Rocky Nook, US $49.95, Pp 414,      March 2019, ISBN 978-1681983547 Weddings are […]
March 20, 2019

Slimmer and healthier

Bare: A 7-Week Program to Transform Your Body, Get More Energy, Feel Amazing, and Become the Bravest, Most Unstoppable Version of You by Susan Hyatt, BenBella Books, US […]
March 18, 2019

The Vatican — the largest gay community in the world

In the Closet of the Vatican: Power, Homosexuality, Hypocrisy by Frederic Martel, Shaun Whiteside (Translator), Bloomsbury Continuum, US $ 30.00, Pp 556, February 2019, ISBN 978-1472966148 The Catholic priests […]
February 27, 2019

A recipe for living happily

Brave Love: Making Space for You to Be You by Lisa Leonard, Zondervan, US $22.99, Pp 254, January 2019, ISBN 978-0310352303 When Lisa Leonard said her marriage […]
February 21, 2019

Indians who died defending Western democracy

Army of Empire: The Untold Story of the Indian Army in World War I by George Morton-Jack, Basic Books, US $40.00 Pp 582, December 2018 ISBN 978-0465094042 […]
February 21, 2019

Difficult-to-put-down novels

The Cassandra by Sharma Shields, Henry Holt and Co., US $28.00, Pp 280, February 2019, ISBN 978-1250197412 Willa & Hesper by Amy Feltman, Grand Central Publishing, US $26.00, Pp […]
February 20, 2019

The remarkable story of destroyer-class warships

Tin Cans and Greyhounds: The Destroyers that Won Two World Wars by Clint Johnson, Regnery History, US$29.99, Pp 416, February 2019, ISBN 978-1621576471 One of the weapons that […]
February 19, 2019

Rediscovering the great 16th-century Netherlandish painter

Bruegel: The Master by Elke Oberthaler, Sabine Pènot, Manfred Sellink, Ron Spronk, and Alice Hoppe-Harnoncourt, Thames & Hudson, US $60.00, Pp 304, December 2018, ISBN 978-0500239841 Four hundred and fifty […]