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Masters of Sex: The Life and Times of William Masters and Virginia Johnson, the Couple Who Taught America How to Love. Thomas Maier

If you’re looking to read a sexually charged grab my hair and take me by the wall now kind of book…this is not that kind of book. Yes it is about sex and there are moments when the author goes into details but these in-lab sexual encounters are so technical and have no feeling or… Continue reading Masters of Sex: The Life and Times of William Masters and Virginia Johnson, the Couple Who Taught America How to Love. Thomas Maier

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Book Review:Long walk to freedom: autobiography of Nelson Mandela

“I am fundamentally an optimist. Whether that comes from nature or nurture, I cannot say. Part of being optimistic is keeping one’s head pointed toward the sun, one’s feet moving forward. There were many dark moments when my faith in humanity was sorely tested, but I would not and could not give myself up to despair. That way lays defeat and death.”
― Nelson Mandela, Long Walk to Freedom: Autobiography of Nelson Mandela

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Book review-Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide

Once in a while you come upon a book that not only impacts the way you think, but that completely changes your perspective on your ‘pain and suffering’. This book is one of those because as painful as it was to read at times, there are other women who have been through remarkably worse yet… Continue reading Book review-Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide

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Mudbound: Book review

Once in a while you some a across a book that makes you stop and appreciate the time you were born. Mudbound takes you back to a small town in rural Mississippi where there are two families whose sons have returned from war right after WW II. Of the families, one is black and the… Continue reading Mudbound: Book review

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Making Sense Of WIne by Matt Kramer

If you like wine or have an interest in learning more about wines; this is a book for you. Kramer’s does a good job of teaching you about wines in real time while infusing interesting historical facts as well. From how wines were first produced back in the 1800s to how they were packaged or even reasons… Continue reading Making Sense Of WIne by Matt Kramer