elegance of history blog: History geek, avid reader and art lover. Here you will find random bits of history, book reviews and musings on art, literature, manners, life, music and anything else that interests me.
Hello everyone, today I want to share some inspirational stories with you. Enjoy! Rich Dad, Poor Dad by Robert T. Kiyosaki Rich Dad, Poor Dad is one of those books you are going to either love or hate. That’s because it dismisses most of the advice our families, friends and school taught us about money,
Hello everyone, it’s that time of the week again. Yep, time for some book reviews. Enjoy! Rewire Your Anxious Brain: How to Use the Neuroscience of Fear to End Anxiety, Panic, and Worry by Catherine M. Pittman, Elizabeth M. KarleI’ve been suffering with anxiety issues since I was a little girl, and I have read
Hello everyone, today I want to share three books that deal with issues very close to my heart. Here we go: Up For Sale by Alison BehnkeAlthough slavery is illegal pretty much everywhere, this horrendous practice hasn’t died yet. It has just got a different name: human trafficking. Traffickers operate all over the world, which
Hello ladies and gentlemen, ready for today’s reviews? Here we go: Her Next Chapter: How Mother-Daughter Book Clubs Can Help Girls Navigate Malicious Media, Risky Relationships, Girl Gossip, and So Much More by Lori DayI’ve always loved reading. It’s a passion that I have inherited from my mother. But, as far as I can remember,
Hello everyone, today we’re gonna take a break from history. Instead, I’d like to talk about two books dealing with two issues very close to my heart: depression and poor body image. If you suffer from them or know someone who does, I highly recommend you check them out. Back From The Brink: True Stories
Hello everyone, today’s first two books are light, entertaining and perfect for Anglophiles. The third is instead a very emotional and powerful memoirs about clinical depression. I hope you will enjoy these reviews, and let me know if you’ve read these books, or plan to. Leaves On The Line by Martin & Simon ToselandThe British