Books I’ve read

Mandy's bookshelf: read

Wintering: The Power of Rest and Retreat in Difficult Times
it was ok
Doing two things here I normally never do: review before finishing the book and putting the book aside. I don’t think I’m going to be able to motivate myself to finish it. The book will probably literally take a hike since I’ll be sendin…
The Secret to Superhuman Strength
it was amazing
What. An. Amazing. Book. If you’re checking reviews when it doubt to buy it, buy it. I read Fun Home. And I read Are You My Mother? So I knew that reading a graphic novel by Bechdel is reading a book that goes deep. Aside from a chrono…
Ster van Acht
did not like it
What. A. Bad. Book. If you’re in for a cheap and terribly poorly written Fallen rip-off, this may be your thing. But. If you care anything at all about HOW a story is written, about the fluidity of the plot, about realistic dialogue an…
How to Change Everything: The Young Human's Guide to Protecting the Planet and Each Other
it was amazing
This is a must-read! For youg humans as well as those who are young of spirit and who wish to make the world a better place. Especially if you ever feel hopeless and lost when seeing the narcissistic lust for power and the destruction ar…