Book Review: Rock Needs River

I received Rock Needs River by Vanessa McGrady from Kindle First, a perk of Amazon Prime that allows Prime members to chose one book to have for free before it is published. Adoption holds a special place in my heart (as it does for many!) so this book was an obvious choice for me. I … Continue reading Book Review: Rock Needs River


Book Review: Hillbilly Elegy

Over the summer, I picked up a good-sized stack of books from a free book fair. Many were books that had been on my TBR for quite some time. Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance was one of those books.  I really did not know what to expect from Hillbilly Elegy. It is the story of a culture I … Continue reading Book Review: Hillbilly Elegy

Book Review: When Breath Becomes Air

Last year, when I was trying to do Tim Challies's yearly reading challenge (before falling off the train), I stumbled upon When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi. I think I was trying to fill the memoir category, so I did what any normal person would do: I googled memoirs. And in some way, came upon this … Continue reading Book Review: When Breath Becomes Air