Hidden Picture Puzzles at the Zoo and Sloth Journal Book Highlight from @kleffnotes

Liz Ball has partnered with Happy Fox Books, an imprint of Fox Chapel Publishing, a new Hidden Pictures book. Her latest publication, Hidden Pictures at the Zoo,  released in November and is a book that allows children to interact with the images that are in front of them. Instead of merely looking at the page, they are able to color each picture and also complete additional activities. Continue reading “Hidden Picture Puzzles at the Zoo and Sloth Journal Book Highlight from @kleffnotes”

A Woman Makes a Plan Book Review from @kleffnotes

Maye Musk is an international supermodel, registered dietician-nutritionist, and worldwide speaker. She has appeared in a number of major fashion magazines and in her first book she delves into what has made her such a success story in the modeling industry. Musk is many things including an international supermodela, a CoverGirl, a mother, but also a role model for many women around the globe. A Woman Makes a Plan reveals her secrets to success and practical advice on how the choices you make can pay off in surprising ways. Continue reading “A Woman Makes a Plan Book Review from @kleffnotes”

The Bi Line: What to Expect When You’re Expecting to Marry Someone Who Isn’t a Guy from @kleffnotes

I had never been a person who was that invested in weddings. Admittedly I never even thought I would get married, which was supported by more than one toast connected to my recent marriage to my now wife Krista. This means that I never really had a dream plan for a wedding or had ever really thought about the ins and outs of a wedding before. I also hadn’t thought about what might be different for planning a wedding where two women are getting married instead of the heteronormative default. I thought I would share some of the things that I didn’t think about and then had to deal with during wedding planning for those who might not have thought about some of the odd quirks that might pop up for you or for people you know. Continue reading “The Bi Line: What to Expect When You’re Expecting to Marry Someone Who Isn’t a Guy from @kleffnotes”

The Other Gloria Book Review from @kleffnotes

Gloria finds herself behind the wheel of a car one night in January of 2019 covered in blood and beaten with no idea of how she got there. After that she loses consciousness and wakes up next to someone she thought was her fiance, but is instead her dangerous ex-husband, who she thought she had left two years prior. She has been thrown back into 2003 and is trapped with her tormentor. This work of fiction is a thriller, but does not actually include time travel. Gloria has dissociative disorder, which has altered her memories. L.A. Villafane draws from her own experiences with this disorder to transport readers into a dark and dangerous world. Continue reading “The Other Gloria Book Review from @kleffnotes”

Delivered by Midwives Book Review from @kleffnotes

Delivered by Midwives: African American Midwifery in the Twentieth-Century South is the 2019 American Association for the History of Nursing Lavinia L. Dock Award for Exemplary Historical Research and Writing in a Book winning book that examines the role of African American midwives in the twentieth century South. Jenny M. Luke has worked as a midwife herself and in this book her knowledge shines through. With evidence from a variety of sources, including personal accounts, this book will reveal to you information that you may never have considered. Continue reading “Delivered by Midwives Book Review from @kleffnotes”

Interview with Tristan D. Lalla from @kleffnotes

I had the chance to chat with Tristan D. Lalla, who will be appearing in the new drama series Nurses on Global this month. His character Damien is vital to the nurses at St. Mary’s Hospital. Beyond this series I also had a chance to chat with him a bit about his voiceover experience and some of his other projects. Thank you to Tristan D. Lalla for answering all of my questions.

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Ride the Dragon Book Review from @kleffnotes

Ride the Dragon is the latest book from Dawnea Adams who some might recognize as The Witch of Malibu. After acting as a technical advisor for Practical Magic, she found herself out of the broom closet in the world of Hollywood. This new book is meant to help guide and inspire others to discover and use the power they have inside of themselves to create change in their lives and the world around them. Continue reading “Ride the Dragon Book Review from @kleffnotes”

The Best New True Crime Stories: Serial Killers Book Review from @kleffnotes

Acclaimed author and anthologist Mitzi Szereto has edited this work that brings new stories about the infamous serial killers many true crime lovers may feel they know everything about. The New True Crime Stories: Serial Killers includes an international collection of contributors from this dark field. Be ready to dive into the stories of serial killers that will shock and surprise you. Continue reading “The Best New True Crime Stories: Serial Killers Book Review from @kleffnotes”