November 24, 2019

Apple cider vinegar is perhaps the oldest food ingredient

Fire Cider!: 101 Zesty Recipes for Health-Boosting Remedies… by Rosemary Gladstar, Storey Publishing, US $16.95, Pp 204 , October 2019, ISBN 978-1635861808 Herbalist and author Rosemary […]
November 24, 2019

Why we are losing war on cancer

The First Cell: And the Human Costs of… by Azra Raza, Basic Books, US $28.00, Pp 350, October 2018, ISBN 978-1541699526 Are we winning or losing […]
November 22, 2019

Reforming Islam

Preserving Islamic Tradition: Abu Nasr Qursawi and the Beginnings of Modern Reformism by Nathan Spannaus, Oxford University Press, US $74.00, Pp 352, August 2019 ISBN 978-0190251789 […]
November 22, 2019

The untold story of US Marines’ bravery and sacrifices

The Warriors of Anbar: The Marines Who Crushed Al Qaeda by Ed Darack, Da Capo Press, US $28.00, Pp 256, November 2019 ISBN 978-0306922657 We all […]
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 […]

January 27, 2019

Chasing the shadows of Nazi scientists

Sam Goudsmit and the Hunt for Hitler’s Atom Bomb by Martijn Van Calmthout, Michiel Horn (Translator), Prometheus Books, US $24.00, Pp 244, November 2018, ISBN 978-1633884502 As World War […]