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Review: Nonsense: The Power of Not Knowing by Jamie Holmes

Review: Nonsense: The Power of Not Knowing Jamie Holmes Crown Publishers 2015
I’ll admit it now.I pick this book for its title and especially its subtitle.For whoever makes the decisions related to titles, you picked a winner.The author was unknown to me, but from the rear flap should be better known among the millennial generation.Don’t let that be the deciding factor for this book though. Holmes has assembled nine chapters plus some extra stuff, and a set of annotated end notes that are worth reading themselves.Yeah, that’s weird, but I figure if it’s included why not give it a glance.I’d suggest reading them as you go along through the text.
Each of the chapters looks at different facets of knowing, and how people come to the point of believing they know what’s going on in a particular situation. The chapters were well written discussions that could be standalone articles.That’s a good thing and a bad thing.Good in that they were well done, bad in that, except for a basic overall …

Review: The Ragamuffin Gospel by Brennan Manning

Review: Your Best Destiny: Becoming the Person You Were Created to Be by Wintley Phipps with James Lund