Michael Cavacini

An award-winning arts and culture blog.

Archive for the tag “Book”

Book Review: The Subtle Art Of Not Giving A Fuck

The Subtle Art of Not Giving a Fuck by Mark Manson is one of the most wildly successful books I’ve ever seen. On Audible, it has nearly 150,000 reviews, beating out the Harry Potter books by a wide margin. In the author’s words, is this book “worth giving a fuck” about? Read on for my thoughts.

Read more…

Book Review — 24/6: The Power Of Unplugging One Day A Week

I recently listened to the audiobook 24/6: The Power of Unplugging One Day a Week by Tiffany Shlain. Read on for my thoughts on this intriguing book.

Read more…

Audiobook Review: Pines by Blake Crouch

Pines by Blake Crouch is the first book in the Wayward Pines Trilogy. This series of books launched an excellent TV show on Fox a few years back that, unfortunately, only last two seasons. Nevertheless, I encourage you to watch it, as it is highly entertaining. I listened to the audiobook version of Pines, published by Brilliance Audio. Is it any good? Read on for my thoughts.

Read more…

Book Review — Wrestling With Joeylicious: The Saga Continues…

So far, this year, I’ve read more than 50 books. One of those books was Wrestling With Joeylicious: The Saga Continues… As you may recall, last year I reviewed the first book in this series, and I interviewed the author, Joey Cassata. I loved that book, and Joey has had one hell of a journey, literally enjoying both rock ‘n’ wrestling! If you loved the first Wrestling With Joeylicious book and found it as enthralling as I did, you’ll want to pick up a copy of the new book, which continues the storyline of the first. Read on for my thoughts on this new book.

Read more…

Audible Live: Yo-Yo Ma

Yo-Yo Ma, legendary musician and author of the wonderful audiobook Beginner’s Mind, sat down for a discussion on Audible Live. You can watch the full interview below.

Read more…

Audible Live: Dr. Ayanna Howard

Dr. Ayanna Howard, author of the Audible Original Sex, Race, and Robots, took part in an Audible Live interview, conducted by the narrator of her book, providing insights about how to be human in the age of AI. You can watch the full interview below.

Read more…

Book Review: Five Total Strangers

Big Library Read, facilitated by OverDrive, is a reading program through your library that connects readers around the world with the same ebook at the same time without any wait lists or holds. It’s a worldwide digital book club that everyone can take part in for free. The current Big Library Read is Five Total Strangers by Natalie D. Richards. Read on for my thoughts on this book.

Read more…

Audible Live: Hillary Rodham Clinton and Louise Penny

From the number one best-selling authors Hillary Clinton and Louise Penny comes a novel of unsurpassed thrills and incomparable insider expertise — State of Terror. These two prolific women took part in an Audible Live interview about their new book. You can watch the full interview below.

Read more…

Audible Live: Kevin Bacon

Kevin Bacon is a prolific icon in numerous artistic mediums. Most recently, he provided an enchanting audiobook narration for the Audible Original Yard Work by David Koepp. Below is an Audible Live interview with Kevin Bacon.

Read more…

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes: Free Audiobooks

Want to listen to all 12 short stories included in Arthur Conan Doyle’s The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes for free? I’ve got you covered. Below, for you listening pleasure, you’ll find all 12 of these short stories for you to enjoy whenever you like.

Read more…

Post Navigation

%d bloggers like this: