“Amazon Alexa: More than Just Weather & Music” by Bradley Metrock is an informational guide to the capabilities of Alexa, a virtual assistant type AI technology developed by Amazon.
Do you have dreams of going viral on TikTok? In her new book, “How I Went Viral on TikTok,” author and marketing expert Ashley Kline can help you do just that!
“The Chainbreaker Bike Book: A Rough Guide to Bicycle Maintenance” by Shelly Lynn Jackson and Ethan Clark is a great introductory and no intimidation read if you are looking for a fun bike maintenance book.
STRUMMING THE GUITARGareth EvansIntuition Publications (2019)ISBN 9781912135554Reviewed by Susan Violante for Reader Views (11/19) Not many know that I am a very frustrated guitar player. The guitar is my favorite instrument, however my parents never signed me up to take guitar lessons. Instead, they bought a piano and signed me up for piano lessons. They... Continue Reading →
ANIMAL WISDOM WORD SEARCH: YOGA FOR THE BRAIN Cristina Smith, Rick Smith, Lauren McCallPost Hill Press (2019)ISBN 9781642931303Reviewed by Sheri Hoyte for Reader Views (6/19) “Animal Wisdom Word Search” by Cristina Smith, Rick Smith, and Lauren McCall is the latest book in the Yoga for the Brain series created by Cristina and Rick Smith. I’ve... Continue Reading →
STREET JOURNALIST: UNDERSTAND & REPORT THE NEWS IN YOUR COMMUNITY Lisa LovingMicrocosm Publishing (2019)ISBN 9781621061076Reviewed by Skyler Boudreau for Reader Views (5/19) In “Street Journalist: Understand & Report the News in Your Community,” award-winning journalist Lisa Loving provides a guide to savvy community news reporting for eager young reporters and industry veterans alike. This book's... Continue Reading →
DEFINING YOU Fiona MurdenNicholas Brealey Publishing (2018)ISBN 9781473668386Reviewed by Carol Hoyer for Reader Views (2/19) “Defining You,” by Fiona Murden is one of the most impressive books I have read on understanding oneself, stepping out of one’s comfort zone and being the person one wants to be. As a Psychologist for over 25 years, I... Continue Reading →
THE ESSENTIAL ADDICTION RECOVERY COMPANION: A GUIDEBOOK FOR THE MIND, BODY, AND SOUL Richard A SingerLoving Healing Press (2018)ISBN 9781615994021 Reviewed by Paige Lovitt for Reader Views (4/19) Richard Singer has both personal and professional knowledge about recovering from addiction and incorporates this experience into “The Essential Addiction Recovery Companion: A Guidebook for the Mind,... Continue Reading →
TALKING SENSE ABOUT POLITICS Jack MeachamQuaerere Press (2017)ISBN 9780999297605Reviewed by Araceli Noriega for Reader Views (3/19) In “Talking Sense about Politics: How to Overcome Political Polarization in your next Conversation” Jack Meacham writes about the current political climate in the U.S. in terms of how Americans are engaged—and disengaged—in that discourse. Mr. Meacham sets out... Continue Reading →