November 19, 2019

How Tu Fu shaped classical Chinese poetry into a form of spiritual practice

Awakened Cosmos: The Mind of Classical Chinese Poetry by David Hinton, Shambhala, US $17.95 Pp 160, October 2019, ISBN 978-1611807424 Buddhism is a unique set of […]
November 11, 2019

Why we should immerse ourselves in the lives of animals

Our Wild Calling: How Connecting with Animals Can Transform Our Lives… by Richard Louv, Algonquin Books US $27.95, Pp 302, November 2019, ISBN 978-1616205607 In recent […]
November 11, 2019

God’s provision for life and health does not come in a bottle or a pill

Eat Your Way to Life and Health: Unlock the Power of the Holy Communion by Joseph Prince, Thomas Nelson, US $26.99, Pp 214, October 2019, ISBN […]
November 9, 2019

The widening political gulf

Guilty By Reason of Insanity: Why The Democrats Must… by David Limbaugh, Regnery Publishing, US $29.99, Pp 496, October 2019, ISBN 978-1621579885 As the presidential election […]
November 1, 2019

A selection of irresistible, mouth-watering recipes

The Gaijin Cookbook: Japanese Recipes from a Chef, Father, Eater, and Lifelong Outsider by Ivan Orkin and Chris Ying, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt/Rux Martin, US $30.00, Pp […]
October 25, 2019

Discovering brilliant sculptors

100 Sculptors of Tomorrow by Kurt Beers, Thames & Hudson, US $60.00, Pp 288, September 2019, ISBN 978-0500021477 The sculpture is one of the oldest forms […]
October 22, 2019

The rebel children of Latin America

The Kids Are in Charge by Jessica K. Taft, New York University Press, US $ 30.00, Pp 270, September 2019, ISBN 978-1479854509 In 1976, the working […]
October 22, 2019

Best thrillers and mystery novels

The Butterfly Girl by Rene Denfield, Harper, US $26.99, Pp 264, October 2019, ISBN  978-0062698162 The Christmas Boutique by Jennifer Chiaverini, William Morrow, US $19.99, Pp […]
October 13, 2019

The paintings function as the painter’s delegate by defining artistic work

           The Making of the Artist in Late Timurid Painting by Lamia Balafrej, Edinburgh University Press, US $150.00, Pp 260,         […]
October 13, 2019

The women who remake popular religion into a women’s playground

The Preacher’s Wife: The Precarious Power of Evangelical Women Celebrities by Kate Bowler, Princeton University Press, US $29.95, Pp 340, October 2019, ISBN 978-0691179612 Like in […]
October 13, 2019

Irresistible and finger-licking dishes

How to Cook Everything: Simple Recipes for Great… by Mark Bittman, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, US$ 37.00, Pp 956, October 2019, ISBN 978-1328545435 Twenty years ago, when […]
October 12, 2019

The quest for racial equality in the United States of America

The Second Founding: How the Civil War and Reconstruction… by Eric Foner, W. W. Norton & Co., US $26.95, Pp 256, September 2019, ISBN 978-0393652574 The […]
October 10, 2019

Reinventing your business by reinventing yourself

Know What You’re FOR: A Growth Strategy for Work, An Even Better Strategy… by Jeff Henderson, Zondervan, US$22.99, Pp 254, October 2019, ISBN 978-0310356318 Is your […]
October 9, 2019

The novels you cannot put down

The World That We Knew by Alice Hoffman, Simon & Schuster, US $27.99, Pp 374, September 2019, ISBN 978-1501137570 The Dutch House by Ann Patchett, Harper, […]
October 7, 2019

The story of Dr. Death

Poisoner in Chief: Sidney Gottlieb and the CIA Search for Mind Control by Stephen Kinzer, Henry Holt and Co., US $30.00, Pp 368, September 2019, ISBN […]

June 9, 2019

Spine-chilling account of racism in America

We Speak for Ourselves: A Word from… by D. Watkins, Atria Books, US $26.00, Pp 188, April 2019, ISBN 978-1501187827 Rashon Nelson and Donte Robinson were waiting for […]
February 7, 2019

Must-read thrillers and crime novels for this winter

Scrublands by Chris Hammer, Atria Books, US $26.99, Pp 384, January 2019, ISBN 978-1501196744 Bowlaway by Elizabeth McCracken, Ecco, US $27.99, Pp 372, February 2019, ISBN 978-0062862853 The Stranger […]
January 2, 2019

Best mystery novels to read this winter

The Current: A Novel by Tim Johnston, Algonquin Books, US $27.95, Pp 408, January 2019, ISBN 978-1616206772 Half of What You Hear: A Novel by Kristyn Kusek Lewis, Harper, […]