Book Reviews

Book Review: The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman

  The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman My rating: 5 of 5 stars “Grown-ups don’t look like grown-ups on the inside either. Outside, they’re big and thoughtless and they always know what they’re doing. Inside, they look just like they always have. Like they did when they were your age.… Continue reading Book Review: The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman

Book Reviews

DWF Review of The Fault in Our Stars Movie

My girls and I just came back from an afternoon showing of the movie The Fault in Our Stars adapted from the book by the same name by author John Green. I won’t spoil the movie for you, so don’t worry. But it is very good. I wasn’t sure how I was going to like… Continue reading DWF Review of The Fault in Our Stars Movie

Book Reviews

Firefly Book Review – My Favorite Midlife Crisis by Toby Devens

My Favorite Midlife Crisis by Toby Devens My rating: 5 of 5 stars My Favorite Midlife Crisis ( Yet ) was on my list to read for a while and I am certainly glad that I did. Toby Devens is a clever writer and her characters are deeply thought out and likeable. I wasn’t sure… Continue reading Firefly Book Review – My Favorite Midlife Crisis by Toby Devens

Book Reviews

Book Review:Funny Once: Stories by Antonya Nelson

Funny Once: Stories by Antonya Nelson My rating: 2 of 5 stars Short stories are often some of the best books because you really get right to the point. Some writers are really good at writing short stories because they know how to give the characters depth at the same time they are bringing the… Continue reading Book Review:Funny Once: Stories by Antonya Nelson

Book Reviews

Firefly Book Review- Vegan with a Vengeance: Over 150 Delicious, Cheap, Animal-Free Recipes That Rock by Isa Chandra Moskowitz

Vegan with a Vengeance: Over 150 Delicious, Cheap, Animal-Free Recipes That Rock by Isa Chandra Moskowitz My rating: 5 of 5 stars Vegan with a Vengeance is one of my favorite vegan cookbooks. It is my first reach when I want to make something new and fantastic. The recipes are fast, easy, and don’t ask… Continue reading Firefly Book Review- Vegan with a Vengeance: Over 150 Delicious, Cheap, Animal-Free Recipes That Rock by Isa Chandra Moskowitz

Book Reviews

FireFly Book Review – The Child Thief by Brom

The Child Thief by Brom My rating: 5 of 5 stars The Child Thief has remained one of my favorite books of all time. I read it a few years ago and it has been at the top of my list every time I talk about books. I don’t have a lot of favorites, but… Continue reading FireFly Book Review – The Child Thief by Brom

Book Reviews

Firefly Book Review- Unorthodox: The Scandalous Rejection of My Hasidic Roots by Deborah Feldman

Unorthodox: The Scandalous Rejection of My Hasidic Roots by Deborah Feldman My rating: 1 of 5 stars I read this book as part of a book club with other Jewish women. We were all eager to read this book and chat about it. But sadly after we finished we were all left very disappointed. The… Continue reading Firefly Book Review- Unorthodox: The Scandalous Rejection of My Hasidic Roots by Deborah Feldman