Title: The Kybalion Author: "The Three Initiates" Publication: Rough Draft Printing Pages: 108 pages Genre: Non-Fiction, New Age/Metaphysical Format: Paperback Source: Purchased copy Rating: 5/5 stars The Kybalion is a brief introduction to the arcane world of Hermeticism, a mix of religious, philosophical, and magical beliefs of humanity's spiritual quest to its true divine nature. The book consists of a short intro to Hermeticism with … Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: “The Kybalion” by The Three Initiates
I've decided to use Twitter as the latest sister branch to Duckie's Book Nook. Click here to go straight to the Twitter page. Feel free to follow me over at the Twitterverse! You can also find the link to the Twitter page on the "Sister Sites" page along with my Tumblr and Pinterest branches. Slowly building an … Continue reading A New Sister Branch is Born: Twitter!
Don't let the playful cover fool you! Barefoot Gen will turn you into an emotional wreck. The manga follows Gen Nakoaka's painful journey shortly before and after the Hiroshima bombing. He witnesses half of his family dying in a house fire, struggles to support the rest of his surviving family, and fears he will die from … Continue reading Manga Monday #7: “Barefoot Gen” by Keiji Nakazawa
Title: The 80/20 Manager Author: Richard Koch Publication: Little, Brown and Company (Oct. 1, 2013) Pages: 288 Genre: Non-Fiction, Business Format: Hardcover Source: Library Rating: 5 out of 5 Stars The 80/20 Manager is an excellent guide for those who want to receive more by doing less. The 80/20 Principle is a productivity method of achieving great outcomes with little effort by … Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: “The 80/20 Manager” by Richard Koch
All Saitama wants to do is fight a worthy opponent who can withstand his powerful punch. This is the story of One Punch Man. He always knocks out his enemies with one punch (and they're brilliant)! These easy matches bore him. Not only that, the citizens of his hometown accuse him of taking credit from other heroes. It's … Continue reading Manga Monday #6: One Punch Man by ONE
Anybody with a Goodreads account doing their own reading challenge for 2016? My goal for this year is 500 books (yeah, I love book challenges) and I've read 111 books so far. What's yours? Feel free to share! ^_^
It's been a while, right? Haha! Below are the following manga series I've been reading between February and April 2016. You can find the updated list over here. The updated titles are highlighted in bold. I've also mentioned With the Light by Keiko Tobe in my latest Manga Monday post! Just a little over 300 more volumes and I'll … Continue reading 1,000 Manga Volumes Goal Update: Feb. 2016-Apr. 2016