True Crime

Kayla Reviews MINDHUNTER

★★★★★ Genre: True CrimePages: 397Buy Mindhunter: Inside the FBI's Elite Serial Crime Unit Summary: He has hunted some of the most notorious and sadistic criminals of our time: The Trailside Killer in San Francisco, the Atlanta Child murderer. He has confronted, interviewed and researched dozens of serial killers and assassins, including Charles Manson, Richard Speck,… Continue reading Kayla Reviews MINDHUNTER

Nonfiction, True Crime

Book Review: We Thought we Knew You

★★★★ I FINALLY finished reading this ARC from #bookishfirst. It always takes me so long to finish a good true crime novel because there is so much information and so many facts to process. I have marked up this book more than any other this year, and that's saying something! SUMMARY: In July 2015 beloved… Continue reading Book Review: We Thought we Knew You

Nonfiction, Words of Wisdom

Give Joy and Inspire Kindness

Anna Nakole Today would have been my daughter’s 38th birthday. She passed away when she was six years old from leukemia. I think of her everyday and the joy she brought to everyone she met. I received so many wonderful and thoughtful gifts during her illness. This poem was sent to us while we lived… Continue reading Give Joy and Inspire Kindness

Nonfiction, True Crime

Freaky Friday: Kayla Reviews BEAUTIFULLY CRUEL

★★★★ Summary: On December 13, 2001, Tracey Richter Pittman Roberts claimed to be an innocent housewife who was thrown into an terrifying situation when a couple of men broke into her home and tried to attack her and her three children, but once a couple of investigators noticed some inconsistencies in her story, they had… Continue reading Freaky Friday: Kayla Reviews BEAUTIFULLY CRUEL

Education, Nonfiction

Becky read MINDSET: THE NEW PSYCHOLOGY OF SUCCESS and it was Life Changing

★★★★★ Mindset - the New Psychology of Success by Carol S. Dweck, Ph.D  I discovered this life changing book at Tim Elmore’s Growing Leaders Conference in 2014. As a teacher and principal I always believed in the potential of my students and teachers and this book helped me develop my growth mindset and be able… Continue reading Becky read MINDSET: THE NEW PSYCHOLOGY OF SUCCESS and it was Life Changing