This book is a Pulitzer Prize winner by best-selling author Elizabeth Strout. The fictional tale has Olive Kitteridge as the main character. She is a retired schoolteacher who lives in Maine with her husband.
Just as the concept of the Pigman may be said to reside in different people in variable circumstances, there could be no doubt that the spirit of Angelo Pignati reincarnated itself in the person of Colonel Glenville, whose apparent poverty was his only company in the face of imminent death.He identi
Initially I struggled while reading The Great Books by Anthony O'Hear, and thought it was dry and too academic. I decided to take a closer look at my feelings and prejudices toward The Great Books and discovered that I was simply tired of reading about Greek and Roman tragedies, which are the f
Not for any single system we feel proud can't claim high and speak so loud what will we gain by making them unstable? Would we able to bye peace and remain stable?
They say it's better to have loved and lost, but it has a cost, a price you pay. Although it's a grand feeling and you'd do it again, you can never repeat the same experience, you can't go back, so to speak. If you could, you would.
"Trigger Men: Shadow Team, Spider-Man, The Magnificent Bastards, and the American Combat Sniper" by Hans Halberstadt is a unique look at one of the most effective weapons on the battlefield - the military sniper. Halberstadt takes readers into the elusive world of military snipers with fir
Everyone has heard of the Securities and Exchange commission, they commonly regulate the markets that common people like you and I invest in, but what they don't regulate private investment groups.Groups that you and I cannot get into unless are net worths are somewhere beyond a million dollars
A journey of faith and courage, Helena is a truly inspiring novel.Based on a true story which started immediately prior to WWII, this triumph over adversity will inspire you to stand tall in times of your own troubles.The sequel 'All the Days of My Life' continues Helena's inspiring s
Are you a parent, teacher, entrepreneur or lawyer? It doesn't matter what role you embody. Today, we're all in sales, says Daniel H. Pink, author of the new book, "To Sell Is Human-The Surprising Truth About Moving Others." Pink penned the bestsellers, "Drive," and &quo
Written for no one man in particular. Just what I do, to take care of my needs. A woman has needs after all.
Was there ever a love stronger than that of a mother's love for her child? Out of all the types of love, this is probably the most celebrated. The story starts with Bella and Edward's union, and how by some twist of fate, they are able to create a life of their own, their baby. In this boo
How often have you heard that defining your career is an inside job? If so, or even if you have not, ask yourself these questions: Are you now looking for work out of desperation?
"Running a Side Business: How to Create a Second Income" by Attorney Richard Stim and Lisa Guerin, J.D. is a great little book containing the basics of starting a business on the side, while keeping your day job. It is one of the Nolo and USA Today collaborations, so it brings legal inform
There are a lot of considerations when exchanging currency internationally. Whether or not to exchange cash or rely on credit cards? Should you withdraw money from an ATM abroad or ask for a bank withdrawal? Today, I would like to focus on exchanging cash currency abroad, and there is one incredibly
Japanese economy has caught in a stagnation and deflation in almost a decade. Svensson (2003) summarizes that two factors which trigger Japan caught in a trap are policy mistakes and a failure to coordinate policies to recover Japanese economy.
Here is a war poem.Everyday some soldier is dying for the liberty of another in sandy fields of Afghanistan and Iraq, I am not sure if the inhabitants of these countries even care for freedom, or liberty, I often think we are shoving it down their throats; nor at times do I think they appreciate all
Explore the strategies and benefits of having a master plan (annual plan) for your business operations. Increase team spirit, framework clarity, and reduce organizational frustration as each member plays off the same page. Plan and organize the direction of your business operations and cash-flow on
In 1908 Napoleon Hill interviewed steel magnate Andrew Carnegie, richest man in the world. Carnegie taught Hill the principles of success that he used to make his fortune. He also challenged Hill to study success and write a book on it based on that research. He introduced Hill to many of the most s
This story is told by an anonymous (even to the reader) ghostwriter who is used to writing the memoirs of rock stars, magazine celebrities and soccer players, but who is offered the chance to write the memoirs of an ex Prime Minister of Britain, by a giant publishing company out of the US. Naturally
This fantasy takes you on a journey that was everything but slow, boring, or stale. The creative mind of the author kept you engaged and watching a great movie play out as fast as you could read it.