Book Reviews

Read about some of our latest reads and what we thought of them. 

Design Revolution: 100 Products That Empower People

A book about the products and the engineering innovation which has the end user and her needs at the forefront of the design. Engineering with common sense.

Three Cups of Tea

The (now controversial) story of how Greg Mortenson started the Central Asia Institute which began to build schools in Pakistan and Afghanistan.


Written” by Ayaan Hirsi Ali is an autobiography of a Somali woman, born in 1969 in Mogadishu.
A fascinating read!!

The Beauty of Humanity Movement

Following the characters of this book through the Vietnamese environs to a big bowl of Pho. Noodle soup for the soul.

The Book Thief

Death observes the life surrounding one small victim of the Nazi reality from it's point of view.

Carried by a Promise: A Life Transformed by Yoga

What led an ordinary mother and teacher from a small western Canadian town to become Swami Radhananda? She’s now the spiritual director of Yasodhara Ashram in Kootenay Bay, BC and lineage holder of Radha Yoga, the legacy teachings of Swami Sivananda Radha (1911-1995).


Rewilding the Land, Sea and Human Life

Moving Forward From the Heart

Moving Forward From the Heart - 73 new and unique meditations to keep us moving forward.