Spring is an excellent time to hone one’s reading muscles, and 2021 promises no shortage of books with which to do so. Whether fiction or nonfiction, there are likely several good books from either genre sure to pique your interest, with reviewers recommending many noteworthy examples. Let’s look at three of Spring 2021’s best books:
Author Daniel James Brown recounts the story of Japanese-Americans who volunteered for service after Pearl Harbor. Sent to Europe to fight against the Nazis rather than to the Pacific Theater to face the Empire of Japan, these Americans also had to worry about their families…
“Everything starts with yourself — with you making up your mind about what you’re going to do with you life.” Tony Dorsett
“Life itself is the proper binge.” Julia Child
“Where thou art, that is home.” Emily Dickinson
“Age wrinkles the body. Quitting wrinkles the soul.” Douglas MacArthur
“The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen, not touched…but are felt in the heart.” Helen Keller
“It is necessary to try to surpass one’s self always; this occupation ought to last as long as life.” Queen Christina of Sweden
“Don’t be afraid to give your best to…
Effective communication in workplaces fosters good working relationships between the staff and leaves no room for misunderstanding and message alteration. Poor communication habits are inevitable today due to digital communication reliance. There is a need to learn how to write clear messages and read them carefully to have good communication habits.
Before, people communicated across tables listened to their colleagues’ ideas, and gave feedback. Today, communication is expressed in written form. Text on a screen has replaced listening as people use email, text, and IM to communicate.
There is less comprehension when reading texts on a screen than on print…
Is it time to turn off the TV or unplug from all those sleep-depriving blue screens and curl up with a good book at bedtime? Experts say yes! And here are five of the very best classics to enjoy.
Don Quixote Paperback
Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read
Edith Grossman’s definitive English translation of the Spanish masterpiece, in an expanded P.S. edition
Widely regarded as one of the funniest and most tragic books ever written, Don Quixote chronicles the adventures of the self-created knight-errant Don Quixote…
For writers, the creative process can be a crazy roller coaster of sorts. Sometimes, the flow can be very good and endless. You can be writing and writing for hours on end, churning quality over and over again. Other times, however, it takes sheer strength to merely write up a word or a phrase that makes sense. This is something that many writers have become accustomed to. There is never one formula that works for each and every writer as each person knows their needs well. However, here are some ideas to ensure your writer’s idea well never runs dry.
When looking for a simple step-by-step blogging guide, it can be overwhelming, especially if one is new to the concept of blogging. Blogging has continually grown over the years and is now extremely fast, affordable, and simple to set up. The following guide is a quick reference for new aspiring bloggers or people who have previously not found success in blogging.
Using WordPress, one can design their first blog page, but they need to prepare before getting started. Preparing requires a few things which will ensure one is equipped and ready for success. Consider the following before launching a blog.
Thinking about giving books as gifts this holiday season? It makes sense to consider the people receiving the gift. Most people have different interests. The idea is to buy a book recipient will enjoy reading. Not what the gift giver thinks they should read.
Consider things like age, gender, reading level, and interests. Put some effort into learning the genre the recipient enjoys. Giving the gift of reading is an excellent choice, especially in winter when in many climates inside is where people stay.
Books About Sports History
A book on sports history is a brilliant choice for any sports…