Waking The Tiger – By Peter A. Levine

Goodreads Synopsis: Waking the Tiger offers a new and hopeful vision of trauma. It views the human animal as a unique being, endowed with an instinctual capacity. It asks and answers an intriguing question: why are animals in the wild, though threatened routinely, rarely traumatized? By understanding the dynamics that make wild animals virtually immune to… Continue reading Waking The Tiger – By Peter A. Levine


Weekend Cooking – Two Reviews

Weekend Cooking is a weekend blog meme hosted by Beth Fish Reads. Today I'm going to write two short reviews for some books I got from NetGalley. Farm To Table: The Stratford Chefs School has trained accomplished chefs for decades, and the stories in this book speak to how the school has also shaped the… Continue reading Weekend Cooking – Two Reviews

Medallion of Murder – By B.R. Myers

Goodreads Synopsis: Still struggling with nightmares from the past summer, Terry tries to bury her secret guilt and enjoy her family’s first Christmas in Devonshire. But when a murdered man is found with a postcard addressed to her, Terry fears the repercussions from that fateful night in Egypt are becoming a reality. After she receives… Continue reading Medallion of Murder – By B.R. Myers

Muse of Nightmares – By Laini Taylor

Goodreads Synopsis: In the wake of tragedy, neither Lazlo nor Sarai are who they were before. One a god, the other a ghost, they struggle to grasp the new boundaries of their selves as dark-minded Minya holds them hostage, intent on vengeance against Weep. Lazlo faces an unthinkable choice—save the woman he loves, or everyone else?—while… Continue reading Muse of Nightmares – By Laini Taylor

The Woman in the Window – By A. J. Finn

Goodreads Synopsis: Anna Fox lives alone—a recluse in her New York City home, unable to venture outside. She spends her day drinking wine (maybe too much), watching old movies, recalling happier times . . . and spying on her neighbors. Then the Russells move into the house across the way: a father, a mother, their… Continue reading The Woman in the Window – By A. J. Finn