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Formatted like a children’s picture book, this heavily illustrated (artistic contributions by Ethan M. Aldridge) how-to guide provides a mix of silly and serious advice on how to lead a more enjoyable life in the workplace. While this book addresses employment in general, Sinek additionally offers inspiration..... Read More »

WHAT THE HEALTH

January 1, 2018 in Book Reviews

After hearing about this documentary, I chose to sit down with some of my family members and see the new truth about chronic health myself. I caught myself speaking up during the film without thinking, I was horrified to hear him suggest that things I either love to eat or have eaten for a long time could be considered dangerous—in some cases..... Read More »

I fell in love with podcasts 7 years ago while training for a half Ironman. With extensive hours on my bike and running I quickly burnt through music playlists and was bored until a friend introduced me to podcasts. They were engaging, told a story… and taught me something, often on a subject that I knew little to nothing about..... Read More »

The Life We Bury tells the story of Joe Talbert, a junior at the University of Minnesota, who receives a class assignment to write a biography of someone who has lived an interesting life. At a nursing home he meets Carl Iverson, a man dying of cancer who has been medically paroled after spending thirty years in prison for the murder of a fourteen-year-old girl... .. Read More »

An audacious, darkly glittering novel set in the eerie days of civilization’s collapse... We received this recommended reading from a patient and worthy source! It’s a New York Times Best Seller and is Long-listed for the 2014 National Book Award. Check it out!.. Read More »

New York Times - Best Seller, this delightful book was recommend by a patient. It is the story of Louisa Clark, an ordinary girl living an exceedingly ordinary life - steady boyfriend, close family - who has barely even farther afield than their tiny village. She takes a badly needed job working for ex-Master of the Universe Will Trainer, who is wheelchair bound after an accident. Will has always lived a huge life - big deals, extreme sports..... Read More »