Category Archives: Non fiction

No Help to Me

I hate to give a generally well-written book a poor review, but Help, Thanks, Wow simply wasn’t for me. I admire Lamott’s openness about her own brokenness–although it does make any criticism I level at the book feel like I’m … Continue reading

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Bugs, Bugs, Everywhere!

Good  Bug, Bad Bug is a very handy little book about bugs. I’m trying to have a successful organic garden, for the second year in a row, and living in southern Maryland, we’re just swamped in bugs, good and bad. … Continue reading

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Don’t Profile this Author

Profiles in Murder is my least favorite profiling book that I’ve read so far. I appreciated that Vorpagel covered all types of profiling, especially death scene investigation: figuring out if a death was a murder, suicide, or accident. That was … Continue reading

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