Reading a Book is a Good Source of Knowledge and Entertainment
Books / November 28, 2016

The invention of television and Internet has dragged a considerable number of people to depend on these audio visuals for information as well as entertainment. This is because television and Internet are easy means of communication. What holds maximum importance here is the fact that, visual communication are much more attractive and interesting then written words. On the contrary, it does not allow you to use your imagination or creativity because everything is provided readymade. You are no longer required to shuffle through the encyclopedia to obtain the information that you require. Everything is made available in a nutshell. Therefore, it is often recommended to maintain reading habits. It is still considered one of the best source of information that enforces your imagination and helps you to a have a good grasp on the language. Other than just gaining knowledge, ‘reading’ has also become a good source of entertainment. It may be unbelievable for many, but most people find it more preferable to read various stories or articles rather than staying glued to the television or the Internet. Books can be categorised as fictional and non fictional. Fictional books have become very common now-a -days because they are interesting and…

The Wonderful Things You Will Be
Books / November 28, 2016

Price: $10.91 Description: The New York Times bestseller that celebrates the dreams, acceptance, and love that parents have for their children . . . now and forever!   From brave and bold to creative and clever, Emily Winfield Martin’s rhythmic rhyme expresses all the loving things that parents think of when they look at their children. With beautiful, and sometimes humorous, illustrations, and a clever gatefold with kids in costumes, this is a book grown-ups will love reading over and over to kids—both young and old. A great gift for any occasion, but a special stand-out for baby showers, birthdays, and graduation. The Wonderful Things You Will Be has a loving and truthful message that will endure for lifetimes.

Reading Motivational Books
Books / November 28, 2016

Reading motivational books is key to improving our personal well being, there is a wealth of knowledge to be derived from learning the experiences of others and by so doing we become better with each passing day and automatically we become better friends, better lovers, better workers, better executives, just to mention a few. As humans, we need to keep learning everyday, we owe ourselves a responsibility to continue and constantly improve daily; there is no way we can become better if we don’t learn, there is simply no shortcut to it, herein lies wisdom and keys to greatness. Currently, there abounds quite a number of motivational books encompassing various topics and all facets of human endeavors to help us learn and implement positive ideas that we’ve learnt. Books generally are wealth of knowledge that no one can dispute, different people experience different and diverse views about life and sharing their experiences encourages us and motivates us generally. It’s an adrenaline booster anytime, any day. There are times we just feel like giving up on a task or endeavour, however, by reading and coming in contact with books and materials from people that must have experienced such things we are…

Small Great Things: A Novel
Books / November 28, 2016

Price: $17.38 Description: #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • With richly layered characters and a gripping moral dilemma that will lead readers to question everything they know about privilege, power, and race, Small Great Things is the stunning new page-turner from Jodi Picoult. “[Picoult] offers a thought-provoking examination of racism in America today, both overt and subtle. Her many readers will find much to discuss in the pages of this topical, moving book.”—Booklist (starred review) Ruth Jefferson is a labor and delivery nurse at a Connecticut hospital with more than twenty years’ experience. During her shift, Ruth begins a routine checkup on a newborn, only to be told a few minutes later that she’s been reassigned to another patient. The parents are white supremacists and don’t want Ruth, who is African American, to touch their child. The hospital complies with their request, but the next day, the baby goes into cardiac distress while Ruth is alone in the nursery. Does she obey orders or does she intervene? Ruth hesitates before performing CPR and, as a result, is charged with a serious crime. Kennedy McQuarrie, a white public defender, takes her case but gives unexpected advice: Kennedy insists that mentioning race in…

Book Review – "Beyond Belief" by Josh Hamilton
Books / November 28, 2016

Josh Hamilton is a true success story. He has had it all, hit rock bottom, and now he is truly back at the top of the mountain. As a boy, he became interested in baseball at a very early age, and was so good at the game that he was placed in much older leagues before he was even ten years old. He had such a strong arm and powerful swing that he was thought to be a danger to the boys his own age that he played little league baseball with. As he became older, he carried on the strong morals that his parents instilled in him while still a young boy. He was taught that family is the most important thing in life and found joy in staying home on nights when his friends were out risking trouble. He entered high school and began to realize immediately that he had major league potential and made it his goal to reach the big leagues. His dreams came true when he graduated high school and was signed number one in the major league draft, accepting an offer and signing bonus of over four million dollars. Hamilton’s transition to stardom and…