Category: Nonfiction


Audiobook Review: Rise and Fall of the Borgias by William Landon #NonfictionNovember

Audiobook Review: Rise and Fall of the Borgias by William Landon #NonfictionNovember

Title: Rise and Fall of the Borgias Author: William Landon Publication: November 19th 2019 by Audible Original Genre: Nonfiction, History Find it on: Audible Rating: 3/5★ Since its rise to the highest ranks of power in Renaissance Europe, the Borgia family has developed a scandalous reputation. While they were indeed ostentatious, calculating, worldly, cruel—and even, […]


Review: Tamed by Alice Roberts #NonfictionNovember

Review: Tamed by Alice Roberts #NonfictionNovember

Title: Tamed: Ten Species That Changed Our World Author: Alice Roberts Publication: June 7th 2018 by Windmill Books Genre: Nonfiction, History, Science Find it on: Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Book Depository | Google Books | Kobo | Waterstones Rating: 5/5★ For hundreds of thousands of years, our ancestors depended on wild plants and […]


Review: Pandora’s Jar by Natalie Haynes #NonfictionNovember

Review: Pandora’s Jar by Natalie Haynes #NonfictionNovember

Title: Pandora’s Jar: Women in the Greek Myths Author: Natalie Haynes Publication: May 13th 2021 by Pan Macmillan Genre: Nonfiction, Greek Mythology Find it on: Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Book Depository | Google Books | Kobo Rating: 5/5★ The Greek myths are among the world’s most important cultural building blocks and they have […]


Review: The Year 1000 by Valerie Hansen #NonfictionNovember

Review: The Year 1000 by Valerie Hansen #NonfictionNovember

Posted November 18, 2021 by Stephanie in History, Nonfiction, nonfiction november, Review / 6 Comments

Title: The Year 1000: When Explorers Connected the World – and Globalization Began Author: Valerie Hansen Publication: April 13th 2021 by Penguin Genre: Nonfiction, History Find it on: Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Book Depository | Google Books | Kobo | Waterstones Rating: 4/5★ When did globalization begin? Most observers have settled on 1492, […]


Review: Before the Pharaohs by Julian Heath #NonfictionNovember

Review: Before the Pharaohs by Julian Heath #NonfictionNovember

Posted November 17, 2021 by Stephanie in 3 Stars, History, Nonfiction, Review / 4 Comments

Title: Before the Pharaohs: Exploring the Archaeology of Stone Age Egypt Author: Julian Maxwell Heath Publication: September 30th 2021 by Pen and Sword History Genre: Nonfiction, History Find it on: Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Book Depository | Kobo Rating: 3/5★ The remarkable archaeology of pharaonic Egypt continues to captivate countless people worldwide but […]