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When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi

★★★★★ Beautifully written. Incredibly moving. Visceral and heartfelt. Tragic. Inspiring. These are just some words that immediately come to mind if you ask me about my recent read. When Breath Becomes Air is a masterpiece that grapples with the reality of death. If you are like me and are encountering this book for the first… Continue reading When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi

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The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari: A Fable About Fulfilling Your Dreams and Reaching Your Destiny by Robin Sharma

★★★★ Let's go over this short, inspiring, and eye-opening piece of literature by Robin Sharma. If you are into non-fiction, self-help books, then you would have heard of The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari. It's published in 1999--yes, that's two decades ago--way before the proliferation of the zero-f*cks-mentality kind of self-help literature we know now.… Continue reading The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari: A Fable About Fulfilling Your Dreams and Reaching Your Destiny by Robin Sharma

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How To Stop Feeling Like Shit by Andrea Owen

★★★★ Once in a while I'll pop in with these non-fiction book reviews, because we can't all always live in fiction, right? Most of my non-fiction books are self-help books, and I always try to incorporate whatever takeaways I get from the books with my podcast channel (Kristine's Voice: The Podcast). Oh, the podcast is… Continue reading How To Stop Feeling Like Shit by Andrea Owen

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Failing Forward: Turning Mistakes Into Stepping Stones for Success by John C. Maxwell

★★★★ We are taking a quick break from the romance novels and reviewing one of the gems I found last year. I've always loved reading fiction--whatever the genre, but my book list honestly consists of a healthy dose of fiction and non-fiction titles to keep things interesting. Last year, I added a number of self-help… Continue reading Failing Forward: Turning Mistakes Into Stepping Stones for Success by John C. Maxwell