July, 2018 Archive

Kitchen Confidential by Anthony Bourdain

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My Rating of “Kitchen Confidential” by Anthony Bourdain: 8 / 10 The majority of us will only ever see one side of the restaurant business; being the customer. On the...

Stories I Only Tell My Friends by Rob Lowe

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My Rating: 8 / 10 Stories I Only Tell My Friends is an apt title and written by just an apt personality. I have seen many of Rob Lowe’s movies and TV appearances and...

Onward by Howard Schultz

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My Rating: 8 / 10 I was quite surprised when I realised I haven’t read Onward and that it has taken me this long to pick it up! Perhaps it was due to not being a coffee...

Common Ground by Justin Trudeau

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My Rating: 6 / 10 It’s quite happenstance that I finish this book when Trudeau has been gaining significant press coverage due to the trade exchanges against Trump. I had...

The Restless Wave by John McCain

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My Rating of “The Restless Wave” by John McCain: 6 / 10 I first heard about John McCain when he was the Republican nominee for President in the 2008 election. Although...