Below are links to A Good Reed Review book reviews ordered by title. For a list by author, return to the Author List.
Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents, Random House (August 4, 2020)
To dream of a world without caste
Einstein’s Beach House, Pressgang (December 5, 2014)
‘Einstein’s Beach House’ takes a sharp, yet witty view of life
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Little, Brown (July 31, 2016):
“Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” adds a thrilling eighth chapter to the series
Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow, Harper (February 21, 2017)
‘Homo Deus’ – will AIs replace Homo sapiens?
How the South Won the Civil War, Oxford University Press (April 1, 2020)
How the South Won the Civil War unmasks the American paradox
Inferno, Doubleday (May 14, 2013)
Dan Brown’s ‘Inferno’ takes readers on an unforgettable journey
Kill Code, TCK Publishing (December 3, 2018)
Clive Fleury’s ‘Kill Code’ is a compelling read
Musicophilia: Tales of Music and the Brain, Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. (2007)
‘Musicophilia’ – how music touches us all
Peter Green and the Unliving Academy, TCK Publishing (November 20, 2018)
Follow Peter Green into AfterLife, his new, “unliving” state of being
Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind, Harper (February 10, 2015)
‘Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind’ – a story of where we came from and where we might be going
Follow-on thoughts about ‘Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind’ – Part 1: Common Myths
Follow-on thoughts about ‘Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind’ – Part 2: Happiness
The Channeler: A Future Forewarned (Continuum Series Book 1), TCK Publishing (January 18, 2019)
What if you could see the future?
The Coddling of the American Mind: How Good Intentions and Bad Ideas Are Setting Up a Generation for Failure, Penguin Random House LLC (September 4, 2018)
Are we training people to fear rather than think?
The Hidden Brain: How Our Unconscious Minds Elect Presidents, Control Markets, Wage Wars, and Save Our Lives, Spiegel & Grau (August 31, 2010)
‘The Hidden Brain’ – how much do we really know about what we think?
The Student Conductor, G. P. Putnam’s Sons (September 29, 2003)
‘The Student Conductor masterfully merges politics, history, fiction, and musical reality