Book Reviews

How to Make a Serial Killer

Full Title: How to Make a Serial Killer: The Twisted Development of Innocent Children into the World's Most Sadistic Murderers Author: Christopher Berry-Dee, & Steven Morris Genre: Nonfiction, Psychology, True Crime Summary: What makes a serial killer? Do they learn how to killed or are then born killers? A long debated question that will be… Continue reading How to Make a Serial Killer

Book Reviews · Nonfiction

The Demonologist: The Extraordinary Career of Ed and Lorraine Warren

Author: Gerald Brittle Genre: Biography Review: I don't usually read biographies. When I do it is on people, I find interesting. Ed and Lorraine Warren are one of the most interesting couples. Back in the 1940s, they started ghost hunting. Going to houses helping families with hauntings. Mostly staying in the background with their work.… Continue reading The Demonologist: The Extraordinary Career of Ed and Lorraine Warren

Book Reviews · Nonfiction

The Lost Civilization Enigma

Author: Philip Coppens Genre: Non-fiction  Review: This is a well research book that provides stories of archaeological finds and the dogma that archaeologist face from their own science community. Most of the discoveries that are talk about in this book have recently been accepted.    A lot if not all of these stories really make you… Continue reading The Lost Civilization Enigma

Book Reviews · Nonfiction

The Book of Imaginary Beings

Author: Jorge Luis Borges                                              Genre: Literature, fantasy Summary: With illustrations The Book of Imaginary Beings brings together strange and wonderful creature from myth and legends to the minds of brilliant writers. From dragons… Continue reading The Book of Imaginary Beings

Book Reviews · Nonfiction

So You want to Hunt Ghosts? A Down to Earth Guide

Author: Deonna Kelli Sayed Genre: Nonfiction, Field guide Summary: This essential manual provides a detailed breakdown of every step on your ghost hunting journey. Explore the fascinating work of seminal figures in the history of paranormal investigation. Learn how to build a cohesive team and choose your first supernatural case. Discover crucial advice on the latest… Continue reading So You want to Hunt Ghosts? A Down to Earth Guide

Book Reviews · Nonfiction

America’s Most Haunted Hotels

Author: Jamie Davis Whitmer Genre: Non-fiction, travel Summary: This is the travel-log of Jamie and Robert traveling around America and exploring the most haunted hotels. Review: I like reading about ghost and haunted places. Do I believe in ghost? Well...I'm a skeptic with an X-files poster of an UFO and big lettering saying: I want to… Continue reading America’s Most Haunted Hotels

Book Reviews · Nonfiction

The Coddling of the American Mind

How Good Intentions and Bad Ideas are Setting up a Generation for Failure Authors: Greg Lukianoff & Jonathan Haidt Genre: Nonfiction, Sociology Review: The book looks at the trend of shutting speakers down on collage campus. Gen-Z or IGen (as the author coin it) make the connection between the rise of mental health and the… Continue reading The Coddling of the American Mind

Book Reviews · Manga · Nonfiction

The Life-changing Manga of Tidying up

Author: Marie Kondo Genre: Non-fiction Summary: Marie Kondo presents the fictional story of Chiaki, a young woman in Tokyo who struggles with a cluttered apartment, messy love life, and lack of direction. After receiving a complaint from her attractive next-door neighbor about the sad state of her balcony, Chiaki gets Kondo to take her on… Continue reading The Life-changing Manga of Tidying up

Book Reviews · Nonfiction

Norman 2; The Ture Story of a Possessed Doll’s Revenge

Author: Stephen Lancaster Genre: Non-fiction, memoir, parapsychology Note: Some people don't understand what make a books like this non-fiction. The book documents real people, places, and historical events. The paranormal in question is debatable. When you see books like this in the non-fiction section of the library it because the historical facts are what make… Continue reading Norman 2; The Ture Story of a Possessed Doll’s Revenge