Monthly Archives: November 2014

The Fine Print of Self-Publishing by Mark Levine

The Fine Print of Self Publishing really is an excellent primer on working with small print companies.  There are a few discussions on large print houses (should one be lucky enough to get a large contract) and publishing without a … Continue reading

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Gardening Secrets from National Trust Head Gardeners

Gardening Secrets by the National Trust is a collection of tips from the gardeners of some of the greatest estates in the UK. Each gardener shortly discuses one small subject – from potting to soils – and each is suitable … Continue reading

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Removed (Nogiku Book 1) by SJ Pajonas

The Nogiku series is an expansive and imaginative dystopian sci fi with a strong Japanese flavor. Although the concept is interesting, the writing did let it down a bit. The logic doesn’t always hold up and a cliche romance through … Continue reading

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How to Mulch by Stu Campbell

I have greatly enjoyed the Storey Basics line of books – they always establish the perfect line between informative but concise. There’s no fluff and the presentation is clean, easy to follow, and with illustrations as needed. With How To … Continue reading

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Kingdom Lights by Steven VS

The Kingdom Lights felt very much like a book in search of a more serious pedigree in a sea of fairly simplistic middle grade reads. But while not terribly written, characters were flat, the tone passive, and modern vernacular very … Continue reading

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How To Make ice Cream by Nicole Weston

Storey Basics line of books take one subject and make it easy to do/make/perform. I’ve found the entire series to be excellent – each provides a good mix of useful information and lack of fluff. In this book, author Weston … Continue reading

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Making Vegan Frozen Treats by Nicole Weston

Storey Basics line of books take one subject and make it easy to do/make/perform. I’ve found the entire series to be excellent – each provides a good mix of useful information and lack of fluff. In this book, dairy free … Continue reading

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