Book review: Six hours one Friday (by Max Lucado)

Title: Six hours one Friday Author: Max Lucado Publisher: Thomas Nelson Inc   The book starts with Max Lucado recounting his experience in securing his houseboat in the face of a hurricane that was about to come. He and his friends were tying the houseboat to anything they could find on land. Then came an… Continue reading Book review: Six hours one Friday (by Max Lucado)

Book review: Enchanting Penang (by David Bowden)

Title: Enchanting Penang Author: David Bowden Publisher: John Beaufoy Publishing Limited     In this book, David Bowden gives a introduction to Penang, Malaysia. He writes about the history, reglions, climate, food, forests, and main tourist attractions eg the murals. The main focus of the book is George Town but David Bowden also covers places… Continue reading Book review: Enchanting Penang (by David Bowden)

Book review: Stonehenge (Michael Capek)

Title: Stonehenge Author: Michael Capek Publisher: Abdo Publishing   Stonehenge is a man-made formation of big rocks laid in a circular shape. It is located at Salisbury Plain, as shown on map above. It is surrounded by a air of mystery that people had tried to solve for centuries. Who built it and why? The… Continue reading Book review: Stonehenge (Michael Capek)

Book review: Zen gardens and temples of Kyoto (John Dougill)

Title: Zen gardens and temples of Kyoto Author: John Dougill Publisher: Tuttle Publishing Photography: John Einarsen   There are many temples in Kyoto, Japan, such as Kiyomizu-dera, Kinkaku-ji, and Chion-in. These temples belong to different Buddhist denominations. It is not easy to tell the difference without some research. This book focuses on the temples in… Continue reading Book review: Zen gardens and temples of Kyoto (John Dougill)

Book review: Twelve unlikely heroes (John MacArthur)

Title: Twelve unlikely heroes Author: John MacArthur Publisher: Nelson Books What is a hero? In our modern society a soccer player who scores an impressive goal is regarded as a hero. So is a celebrity or pop star. John MacArthur disagrees. He believes the greatest heroes are those used by God for His glory, and… Continue reading Book review: Twelve unlikely heroes (John MacArthur)

Book review: Marco Polo epic traveler throughout Asia 

Title: Marco Polo epic traveler throughout Asia Author: Jason Porterfield Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group Marco Polo was born in 1254 to a family of merchants in Venice. His father and uncle were away from home for trading when he was born. Their return trip was delayed mainly due to wars, and Marco Polo was… Continue reading Book review: Marco Polo epic traveler throughout Asia 

Book review: Starting your career as a professional blogger (by Jacqueline Bodnar)

Title: Starting your career as a professional blogger Author: Jacqueline Bodnar Publisher: Allworth Press   In this book, Jacqueline Bodnar shows the reader how to become a professional blogger, that is, making a living by blogging. In a way this book is a guidebook to professional blogging as Jacqueline Bodnar shows the steps in how… Continue reading Book review: Starting your career as a professional blogger (by Jacqueline Bodnar)