If you are looking for books in Italian, I advise that you read L’amore rubato by Dacia Maraini. I read this book recently, because as an Italian book lover, I need to read and review books in Italian, sometimes. L’amore rubato (The Stolen Love in English) is a collection of tales written by the most famous living Italian novelist in the world, namely: Dacia Maraini. Currently there is no translation into other languages, and not even...

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The Missing Girl is the debut novel by Jenny Quintana. The Kindle edition of this mystery thriller has been released on September 1, 2018, while the paperback will be available on September 20, 2018. And yet, the book is already a best seller  regarded as the most addictive mystery novel of the year. How it was possible? Read my review to discover it. The Missing Girl is unusually and fully different from other mystery novels. The plot tells abo...

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Invisible by James Patterson and David Ellis is a novel with the same style of the Tv series called Criminal Minds. That is a mystery thriller that I read with no real interest at first. The mystery is not my favourite genre, but as soon as I read and browsed the first page, I have been forced to change my mind. Here is why you should read my review about Invisible . Let’s start from the plot. Invisible is set in the US, where an arsonist s...

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Sleeping Beauties is the title of one of the latest novels by Stephen King. Here is my review about the novel. In reality, the book has been written along with Owen, the son of Stephen King. I must admit that I noticed that the book has been written by four hands. This is the plot. A day, in a village called Aurora, women get affected from a strange flu. It occurs with strange symptoms and fluffy wires that wrap women from the head to the feet, w...

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This book made me come to my mind the following quote: it is easier breaking atoms than prejudices. This quote was said by Albert Einstein many years ago, but matches perfectly with the sharp meaning of this novel titled The Underground Railroad. The author is Colson Whitehead, namely the winner of Pulitzer prize and National Book Award 2017. His novel has been the only book to win these prizes during the past twenty years. If you are a new autho...

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This book is the brightest example about how a traditionally published author may become famous internationally. Even though this is not my favourite genre, I must admit that the book is perfect. Both in the plot and in the written language. I never read a book written in a so perfect English. Hence, about this, there are two options: or the author has a great writing talent or the editor of the traditional publisher did a great editing work. How...

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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 tw...

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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 fift...

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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 Anderson, ...

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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 biograph...

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 attempt...

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 possible ...

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 seve...

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 mar...

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 initiative...

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 use...