Off the Bookshelf

I used to read a lot. Then we started homeschooling. And I recently discovered podcasts. I still read but not nearly enough to maintain an annual list on the blog. Below are some books that I’d either recommend or have written a review about:

No Biking In The House Without a Helmet, Melissa Fay Greene

7: An Experimental Mutiny Against Excess, Jen Hatmaker

Boundaries: When to Say Yes, How to Say No, Henry Cloud and John Townsend (My Review)

Vanish, Tom Pawlik (My Review)

Cold Tangerines: Celebrating the Extraordinary Nature of Everyday Life, Shauna Niequist (My Review)

Two Rivers, T. Greenwood (My Review)

Under Pressure, Carl Honore (My Review)

The Lightning Thief, Rick Riordan (My Review)

A Long Way Gone, Ishmael Beah (My Review)

The Oath, Frank Peretti (My Review)

A Technique For Producing Ideas, James Young (My Review)

The Firstborn Advantage, Dr. Kevin Leman (My Review)

The Host, Stephenie Meyer (My Review)

Discipline That Lasts a Lifetime, Dr. Ray Guarendi (My Review)

A Million Miles in a Thousand Years, Donald Miller (My Review)

Growing Up Global, Homa Sabet Tavangar (My Review)

Hunger Games, Suzanne Collins (My Review)

Choosing to SEE: A Journey of Struggle and Hope, Mary Beth Chapman
– Read my thoughts Here

Start Something That Matters, Blake Mycoskie

Making Children Mind without Losing Yours, Dr. Kevin Leman
– Read my Quick Review

Fatherless Generation: Redeeming the Story, John Sowers
– Read my Quick Review

Simplify Your Life: How to De-clutter & De-stress Your Way to Happiness, Sam Davidson

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, J.K. Rowling
– Read my Quick Review

Radical, David Platt
– Read my Quick Review

Same Kind Of Different As Me, Ron Hall and Denver Moore
– Read my Quick Review

Switched, Amanda Hocking
– Read my Quick Review

Bittersweet, Shauna Niequist

Always Looking Up: The Adventures of an Incurable Optimist, Michael J. Fox

Permission to Speak Freely, Anne Jackson

In Praise of Slowness, Carl Honore’
– Read my thoughts Here

Mad Church Disease, Anne Jackson

Born to Run, Christopher McDougall

Plan B, Pete Wilson
– Read my thoughts Here

Stuff Christians Like, Jonathan Acuff

New Way to be Human, Charlie Peacock
– Read my thoughts Here

Simplify Your Time, Marcia Ramsland
– Read my thoughts Here

The Birth Order Book, Kevin Leman