Here I am with a new book review to push readers to defeat the digital alienation. That is a review about a book written in the Italian language, by Italian author Paolo Giordano. When it was released, in 2008, the book was a real best seller. It was titled La solitudine dei numeri primi. It was translated into English in 2011 with the title” The Solitude of Prime Numbers”. That is a novel about two children (first), two teens (during) and two...

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This is not the usual magic tale for teens, but a very interesting novel, which deepens the affective relationships between parents and their children. Through a fantasy story, the novel pushes readers to wonder what they would do if their mother had suddenly disappeared during a sea trip. Why yes, this is the plot of a novel focused on the disappearing of a mother, Ariane, and the troubles of her little daughter Esme. In the book, Esme is a f...

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This is not the usual religion book based on the usual and unintelligible Bible studies, but a real study about the real nature of God and the real purpose of our life. This mesmerizing and enthralling book is titled Collected Bible Studies For Christians Like You and has been written by UK author Dr. Derek P. Blake, a member the Christians Like Me Community. The Bible studies reported by the author resulted from an idea of Pastor Rolf Anderso...

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Once, one person said to me: aren’t you bored to read books about the Holocaust? I replied No, I will never bored to read books about this topic. I will always read books about the Holocaust and continue reading them, over and over again, to not forget and to find a forgiveness motivation. For this reason, I have also been highly honoured to receive and read this book for review. I am discussing about Henry , a first person memoir written by K...

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When I started reading this book, I didn’t consider it very seriously. Indeed, the first chapters were too private and they seemed like a personal confession you can easily find on your Facebook timeline. However, when I continued reading, I discovered an enjoyable, helpful and interesting autobiography about a still unknown and scarcely explored mental disorder, namely ADHD (Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder). I am talking about Addera...

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Do you want to really know why I read this book? Well, my reply is fairly simple: because I wanted to learn about making money online through the Internet. The first thing which caught my interest was the title containing a nearly magical keyword for me: Internet. I thought that I would have found helpful explanations about how to use social media and the web to make money, instead I found other things, surely helpful, but not what I was looki...

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This is the best psychological thriller I ever read in my life. Well written, well engineered and with a very gripping plot. I am discussing about the book titled Hellen Back The Attic by Vicki Zell. I have already talked about this book in a book description accompanied by the excerpt, but only when I read it, I really appreciated the high literary value of this novel. Yes, this book is worth to be read one time, at least, and many times, als...

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This book is a great lesson about love and charity. Those are not only the ones we must practice in our daily life, but the rare gifts that a few persons met in a harsh historical time, such as the one of the Second World War. I am talking about The Book Thief, one the most poignant and heartfelt novels of our contemporary age. I read the Italian edition of the novel, written by Markus Zusak, translated into Italian by Gian M. Giughese and rel...

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As soon as I have had this book in my hands and I have read the first chapters, I sniffed the scent of high literature. Rather, this is not the brightest example of high literature, this is a real masterpiece and I’ll explain this in my review. I am discussing about The Ostermann House, the mystery thriller written by American author John R. Klein. Why is this novel a literary masterpiece? Because it is written in accordance with the rules of ...

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Review “When Tomorrow speaks to me” by Bridget Benson
Biography , Book reviews / November 2, 2012

In this article, in occasion of holiday of 2 November, in my country dedicated to remember the deaths, I want to introduce a review about a very singular and curious book. This book is not a fantasy or a fiction, but a true story of a woman who says to speak with the deaths.   The volume is titled When tomorrow speaks to me –  Memoirs of an Irish Medium by Bridget Benson. The medium is just Mrs. Benson, author of a biograp...

See No Evil by Harry Lee Poe
Essays / October 25, 2012

Is our culture made to believe in God? According to several modern thinkers, today it would be impossible to have faith in God, but around the world other eminent writers claim a different point of view. Among such persons, there is Harry Lee Poe, Professor of Faith and Culture at Union University in Jackson.   Poe has written an interesting books titled See No Evil: The Existence of Sin in an Age of Relativism . The author atte...

Websites to find free e-books
Ebooks / October 23, 2012

Technologic evolution allows to do things that were once impossible. This strong development also involves reading which represents one of the major human activities. Books reading is the food of the mind, because it increases our ability and the world knowledge.   A lot of books are available for fee and in paper format or e-book. This last format lets to read a book by a device called e-reader. Through an e-reader it is possib...

Harry Potter books
Best sellers / October 18, 2012

Here we are going to speak about the most famous bestsellers in the world: the books on Harry Potter. These books have been written by J.R Rowling, an English fiction writer and producer of movies. Her true name is Joanne Murray and was born on 31July 1965 in Yate, a town in South Gloucestershire. This author has been able to create a literary case, a successful case, it is possible to say.   The Harry Potter story consists of s...

New biographical books on Lady Diana
Biography / October 15, 2012

It has been said everything, about the unforgettable Princess Diana. She was known like the sad princess, too. Many people remember her like a woman who suffered very much in her short life, but also as a fantastic woman who was able to give very much to her people and other populations in the world. Her life was marked by a tormented relationship with prince Charles of England.   After a fabulous ceremony on July 29, 1981, the ...

December, 21, 2012: the books about the truth
Essays / October 11, 2012

Do you remember the Apocalypse? That is the last book of Bible where are told important facts, such as catastrophes, upheavals, planets and moon which fall on Earth. Similar happenings could occur on December, 21, 2012, as Maya Calendar says.   But these “revelations” could not be true. About this afraid date, it has been said anything, but not the truth. Calendar Maya is a tool that ancient people used to set own rules of live....

An original idea to sell books
News / October 8, 2012

To get fame and glory one person does anything, Even to sell  books. The original idea I am going to reveal in this post is really one and original in its type. That is a book written with an ink that deletes automatically after three months. Is it possible to exist a book with an expiration term? My answer is Yes!   The idea come from an Argentine publisher who released a book that deletes after a very few months. This initiati...

The best fiction book of 2012
Fiction / October 6, 2012

We don’t know if it is a best seller book, but we are sure it is the best fiction book of 2012. We are talking about Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity by Katherine Boo.   The story her author told, speaks in a clear terms of radical changes of twenty first century, an age made of deep conflicts and contradictions. This book tells about Asha and a muslem teenager called Abdul. They live by...

Educational books for children
Children's books / October 6, 2012

Our sons are like a white paper, where a parent can write anything: good or evil. A bad example can product a bad person. That is the rule in the world. Many parents, perhaps for job tasks, cannot find the time to educate their children. Can a book to help them to educate their sons better ? Yes, It can, but without to consider that like a parents substitute. A book can’t ever take the place of a mother or a father. Parents can to us...