Amusing Ourselves to Death by Neil Postman: A Prophetic Wake Up Call, Echoing Back Decades

Amusing Ourselves to Death | Author: Neil Postman | Genre: Nonfiction Paperback: 184 | My Edition’s Publisher: Penguin Group (2006) | Original Publisher: Viking Penguin Inc. (1985) | ISBN: 978-0-14-303653-1 Rating: 5/5 “Television, in other words, is transforming our culture into one vast arena for show business.” Postman, page 80 If you need a wake-up … Continue reading Amusing Ourselves to Death by Neil Postman: A Prophetic Wake Up Call, Echoing Back Decades

One of Us is Lying by Karen M. McManus: A Quick Read That’s Actually Believable

One of Us Is Lying | Author: Karen M. McManus | Genre: YA Mystery, Fiction Hardcover: 416 pages | Publisher: Delacorte Press (May 30, 2017) | ISBN: 1524714682 Rating: 4/5 “I know what it’s like to tell yourself a lie so often that it becomes the truth.”  A gossip app. An unlikely bunch of people in the same … Continue reading One of Us is Lying by Karen M. McManus: A Quick Read That’s Actually Believable