Book of Month

May 28, 2018

MODE: A Radical Lifestyle Guide to Being Well

"MODE: A Radical Lifestyle Guide to Being Well" by Justin Blyden

| Website | Instagram | Finally! A book about living a nutritional lifestyle that is fun, down to earth, and conversational. This is not another preachy How-to. Mode takes you on a highly, motivational journey from asking one of life's biggest questions, "Where do I begin?" to asking "Why didn't I start sooner!". If you have big goals, you will need big motivation to make big changes to the way you think, first. Mode guides you, step by practical step, to see how the things you put in your body all have a purpose. You can start living sugar-free, eating dairy and meat-free, gaining muscle and losing weight today! You just need to change your Mode.

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May 28, 2018

Pumpkin Pie

"Pumpkin Pie" by  Katelyn Brawn

| Twitter | Instagram | Happily ever after is possible. It's getting there that's hard. For no one is this more true than high school senior, Michelle "Elle" Conner. Elle is a simple, hard working girl from a small town in the middle of East Jesus Nowhere. Cast as a secondary character in her own life, Elle lives in the constant shadow of her annoying twin sisters. Her mother's cold shoulder coupled with her father's absence leaves Elle feeling isolated in her own home. Her one escape is waitressing at the local pie shop, Hap-PIE-ly Ever After. Despite her hardships, a surprising accident during senior year turns everything on its ear. Once upon a time she was nobody, but perhaps her fairytale is closer than she thinks.

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May 27, 2018

Penelope Pendleton and the Peculiar Purple Plumage

"Penelope Pendleton and the Peculiar Purple Plumage" by Elva Gamiao

| Facebook | Penelope’s perfectly planned picnic turns into a day filled with crazy mishaps that include a gigantic purple feather and more.Joined by her best friend they have an adventure that winds them through the town leading to a wonderful ending. Told in a tongue twister of a story written mostly with the letter “P”. “P” words describing foods, places, things, actions, and much more. Included is a glossary of 60+ “P” words used throughout the book.

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May 26, 2018

Effective Communication

"Effective Communication: Beginner's Guide" by Richard Hawkins

All of us communicate.  Whether it is with our family, friends or colleagues at the work, communication is something that all of us do as second nature. But whether we communicate effectively or not, well, that is something entirely different altogether. And yes, there is a difference between communicating and being and communicating EFFECTIVELY.  Great communication skills can make a world of difference. When you are able to communicate effectively, you’ll find that people understand you a lot better, you are able to build connections a lot easier and more opportunities start to happen to you at work because people are impressed by how well you can present yourself, your thoughts and ideas. 

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