Book Review: Shh…Listen!

Title: SHHHH…Listen!: Practical Parenting Steps to Get Your Kids to Listen That Work! Age 3-8 Author: Sienna Neel Link: Summary How To Talk and Listen to Your Children: A Practical Workbook for Busy Parents. Most parents will agree that raising children is the hardest job in the world. When you have a baby, youContinue reading “Book Review: Shh…Listen!”

Book Review: Misunderstood

Title: Misunderstood Author: Laura Rosek Link: Summary Since early childhood, Laura was never allowed to express her feelings without being accused of backchatting. Her mother was suicidal, and her father liked his drink. To escape from all this, she would often daydream and go into a fantasy world of her own. Laura was oftenContinue reading “Book Review: Misunderstood”

Book Review: Overcome Gaslighting

Title: Overcome Gaslighting (How to Recover from Psychological and Emotionally Abusive Relationships at Work and Home) Author: June Presley Link: Summary Your nightmare is over. You’ve broken free of that abusive person. But your recovery is just beginning – find out how you can truly flourish. You’re just too sensitive! That didn’t happen. YouContinue reading “Book Review: Overcome Gaslighting”

Book Review: First Degree Rage

Title: First Degree Rage Author: Paula May Narrator: Lee Ann Howlett Link: Summary “There was no brown in his eyes at all. They were just two black buttons. I looked in his eyes. All I saw was solid black against the whites. It wasn’t natural. It was…creepy, unnerving, demonic.” (Detective Paula May) Terrifying thingsContinue reading “Book Review: First Degree Rage”

Book Review: The Pain Relief Secret

Title: The Pain Relief Secret Author: Sarah Warren Link: Summary You Can Heal from Chronic Pain We’ve been sold a lie: The world tells us that pain is inevitable, that our bodies must break down as we age, and that there’s nothing we can do about it. Researchers develop new drugs to manage ourContinue reading “Book Review: The Pain Relief Secret”

Book Review: Civilization and its Discontents

Title: Civilization and its Discontents: Adapted for the Contemporary Reader Author: Sigmund Freud, Translated by James Harris Narrator: Kevin Ivie Link:   Summary Civilization and Its Discontents is a book by Sigmund Freud, the founder of psychoanalysis. It was written in 1929 and explores what Freud sees as the important clash between the desire forContinue reading “Book Review: Civilization and its Discontents”

Book Review: How to Survive Anxiety

Title: How to Survive Anxiety (How to Survive #4) Author: Stephanie Anne Allen Narrator: Holly Holt Link: Summary This powerful and concise series of self-help books aim to inform and inspire listeners. They offer hope and effective methods of coping.  This audiobook contains the following: introduction; anxiety defined; causes and risk factors, symptoms; myContinue reading “Book Review: How to Survive Anxiety”

Book Review: A Study of Rusalki

Title: A Study of Rusalki – Slavic Mermaids of Eastern Europe (Spirits and Creatures Series #2) Author: Ronesa Aveela Link: Summary Seductive. Beautiful. Dangerous! Or are they innocent and looking for love? Discover the allure of Slavic mermaids – Rusalki. If Henry Wadsworth Longfellow had grown up in Eastern Europe, his soul would haveContinue reading “Book Review: A Study of Rusalki”

Book Review: Can’t Sit

Title: Can’t Sit Author: Rick Lunkenheimer Link:     Summary Everyone sits. But what happens when even that simple action is enough to cause severe back pain? You’ve probably heard the term ‘sitting is the new smoking,’ but having a sitting disability brings a new set of challenges. Long car, train, and plane ridesContinue reading “Book Review: Can’t Sit”