April 18, 2019

Unlocking a vital missing link between your brain and body

Brain Body Diet: 40 Days to a Lean, Calm, Energized… Self by Sara Gottfried, HarperOne, US $29.99, Pp 384, March 2019, ISBN 978-0062655950 The traditional wisdom including medical wisdom […]
April 9, 2019

Must-read novels for this spring

The Island of Sea Women by Lisa See, Scribner, US $27.00, Pp 384, March 2019, ISBN 978-1501154850 Good Riddance by Elinor Lipman, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, US $25.00, Pp 304, […]
April 7, 2019

Treating your painful period with good food

Beyond the Pill: A 30-Day Program to Balance Your Hormones, Reclaim Your Body, and Reverse the Dangerous Side Effects of the Birth Control Pill by Jolene Brighten, HarperOne, […]
March 31, 2019

An alternative history of America

    The End of the Myth: From the Frontier to the Border Wall in the Mind of America by Greg Grandin, Metropolitan Books, US $39.00,    Pp […]
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 […]