The Slope of Kongwa Hill

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This is a sponsored post. The Slope of Kongwa Hill, featured as the OnlineBookClub.org Book of the Day on March 28, 2017, is the debut novel of Anthony Edwards. In the opening of the book, we meet Edwards, as he narrates his story. Edwards’ parents live and work in Africa, and from a young age, it … Read more

Achieve Your Dreams: Why You Don’t and How You Can

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I’m an avid reader of self-help books. It’s less that I’m concerned about improving myself than that I’m always so interested in how others approach becoming closer to what they want to be. I invite you to check out my OnlineBookClub review of Achieve Your Dreams: Why You Don’t and How You Can by Scott Hughes. … Read more

The Pursuit of Time

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This is a sponsored post. The Pursuit of Time is a novel by William H. May and was featured as the OnlineBookClub.org Book of the Day on March 4, 2017 John Axleton seems like a nice enough elderly gentleman. But he’s decided he’s not quite finished living yet. There are new, proven technologies that allow the transplant … Read more

Defender of Jerusalem

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This is a sponsored post. Defender of Jerusalem, by Helena P. Schrader, is the second book in the Balian D’Ibelin and the Kingdom of Jerusalem series, and was OnlineBookClub.org Book of the Day on February 2, 2017. This is an outstanding piece of historical fiction, which I can highly recommend for adults and teens who have an … Read more

Falling Free

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This post contains affiliate links. I’ve written before about my appreciation of heartfelt, brutally honest books about living a life well when it’s something that was never expected. When I saw Falling Free, and reading that it was in a similar vein, I picked it up. And then I set it aside. Because, I’m a coward. Because … Read more

Age of Order – Book Reveal!

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This is a sponsored post. Age of Order, just released today, Feb. 6, is a brand new book from Julian North.  North’s book got an excellent review on Kirkus, where it’s been compared with Hunger Games and Divergent, as well as referencing Harry Potter: In North’s debut YA novel set in a violently divided, high-tech New … Read more

The Compulsive Move

This is a sponsored post. The Compulsive Move is a short story written by Phillip Cornell. While this is marketed as a book (an eBook), I believe it is more appropriately considered a short story, as it is fifty-nine standard pages long and is easily read in a sitting of just over an hour. The … Read more

The Diary Of An Immortal (1945-1959)

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This is a sponsored post. The Diary Of An Immortal (1945-1959), written by David Castello, is scheduled to be Book of the Month for February at OnlineBookClub.org.   This novel is billed as a piece of historical fiction. In the first few chapters, I found it to be delightfully so. For about the next third of … Read more

Rethink Happy

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Rethink Happy: An Entrepreneur’s Journey Toward Finding Authentic Joy by Doug Kisgen is a self-help book of sorts, written in an easy to digest format of a simple fiction story. I used to pick up a lot of entrepreneur-targeted books, partly for my own interests, and partly to find titles that could be useful or … Read more