I absolutely loved this book. I could not put it down, this is NOT a trail guide, or a book solely about details of hiking - this is a book about growth, awareness, acceptance, soul-searching and soul-finding. I was hooked from the first word - and when I was done reading it, . I highly recommend this book to all who love the out of doors....and even those who do not.
One of the best books I've read in a long time.
I have been a Coben fan for years. He hasn't disappointed yet!!
His ability to paint a picture with words to tell a complex story is amazing, Makes a compelling case for changes in financial markets in a way that the average investor can understand.
Matthiessen is the Master who paints with words and reveals an aspect of life that others
only experience when their eyes absorb that gulp of truth so clearly their heart will never be the same .
It is the story of a 1996 gathering of people at Auschwitz. They had come together to pry, meditate,
and contemplate on a deep lever the horrors that had transpired in this place.
The way everything is explained is so in depth and easy to understand. I look forward to implementing all the knowledge I have leaned from this outstanding book.
I had known the basic story of the Dreyfus affair for a long time. Harris has the wonderful skill of being able to tell this very complex and long story very effectively by following the path of one of the key players. His characters are real and one sees them quite intimately - in particular the hero of the story, Colonel Picquart.
The Invention of Wings:
We'll researched and well written. No idea how much fact was behind it til the afterward. We'll done! Enjoyed it.
I would have never read this book had it not been for the advice from someone I admire greatly. It was highly recommended as a spiritual experience....so I tried it.
This book is a wonderful combination of up-to-date research on the mind and and plausible speculation on what the future might hold. Pills to make you smarter?
Teleportation? Memory erasure treatments? Automatic translation as people speak? Mind-reading computers? You'll learn just how close researchers are to making these things reality.
I'm a reader, not a writer...I don't think I can do this book justice with a review. I'll just cut to the chase and say I loved it!
John Grisham has delivered a book that keeps you up all night reading. I was captivated from the first page till the last page! Hard time putting it down just like all of his others.
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