Category: Non-Fiction

  • A Libertarian Walks Into a Bear

    A Libertarian Walks Into a Bear

    Fair warning: I feel like I should get this out of the way right off the bat: I really can’t stand Libertarianism as a concept or ideology nor can I put up with Libertarians in general so I fully admit that I was hoping for some schadenfreude while reading this book.  While my beliefs about […]

  • The Library Book

    The Library Book

    I don’t know why I waited so long to read this book.  It has been on my radar since it was released and I had heard good things but it took being quarantined for me to read a book about my profession (maybe this is a sign that I’m missing work.) While marketed as a […]

  • The Five: The Untold Lives of the Women Killed by Jack the Ripper

    The Five: The Untold Lives of the Women Killed by Jack the Ripper

    I am in several book clubs and as such find myself reading books from all different genres and subjects, something I appreciate as it forces me out of my reading comfort zone.  I actually picked this book as my book club’s next read, knowing that it sounded good and that non-fiction is usually not my […]

  • We Have Always Been Here

    We Have Always Been Here

    I chose this book for one of my reading challenges this year based on nothing more than the good reviews it was receiving.  I didn’t know much about it and was hoping that I wouldn’t be disappointed.  Wow, was this a good book and I am so glad that I read it.  I have already […]

  • Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup

    Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup

    Whoa boy was this book bonkers.  And a true story!  Sometimes I had to remind myself while reading “Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup” that this actually happened and there are people in the world that are truly awful human beings.  This is a non-fiction book that reads like fiction and […]