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    Strange New World review []  2020-1-14 19:29

    It enthralls you from the start. Read the first one, and you won't be able to place it down either. A vision of the scary possibilities that could be if we lose our caring and humanity.

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    Strange New World review []  2020-1-14 19:29

    My students really love this series.

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    Strange New World review []  2020-1-14 19:29

    Amazing book for teen girls. She likes the storyline and couldn't place the book down.

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    Strange New World review []  2020-1-14 19:29

    Will order again!

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    Strange New World review []  2020-1-14 19:29

    This is the second one in the series, which I ended picking up from the library, bringing it home, and then realizing it was a series. Luckily I was able to search the first in the series at another local ter I read the first book, I couldn't wait to pick up the second. I wanted Dahlia 16 and Trigger 17 to be able to be together, but their globe was so various from what I'm used too. All the clones. The belief that if something is wrong with one of the clones, they all had to is one follows Dahlia 16 and Trigger 17 as they have escaped the city. They have realized that the rest of the globe is not like where they grew up. They come from a clone farm that is mass producing servants for the ter Dahlia's 4,999 clones are recalled, she finds out she still has one remaining clone on the outside. Her duplicate, who should not exists, is Whitney Whitmore, a rich, famous teenager who has a present that info her daily life. Whitney has no idea she is a clone.I enjoyed the second book in the series more than the first, I'm not sure if it's by then I was just so into their world, or if it was the book itself. I was rooting for Dahlia. The clone aspect was intriguing. And them trying to hold Dahlia hidden since no one was supposed to know that Whitney was a clone was interesting. Whitney herself grows from a spoiled, rich brat, to somebody who cares about others: the is was such a fun series to read! I read both of these books quite quickly as they were hard to place down. I am eagerly awaiting a third book, if the author decides to write one!

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    Strange New World review []  2020-1-14 19:29

    I actually enjoyed this book more than the first one. I also liked the characters in this book. It was less awkward not having mostly clone conversations. IDK what it was but it felt like this book had a lot more the characters rock, there were quite a few surprises along the way, and I never got bored. While not my favorite duology by this author, this book cemented it as a amazing one. Five glittery stars!

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    Strange New World review []  2020-1-14 19:29

    I am a compulsive bookworm, and this was one of those books I couldn't place down. Amazing plot, well written, and full of suspense and unexpected twists. I don't wish to give anything away, so I'll just leave it at that. I finishing reading it in 2 days. Congrats to the author for a job well done. It is easily as thrilling as the top rated novels of this genre. For those who have fun this type of novel, I encourage you to check it out. You will not be disappointed. -- By the way, this is an impartial review by someone who just enjoys spreading the word about amazing work.

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    Strange New World review []  2020-1-14 19:29

    I'm not usually a fan of dystopian fiction, but this a amazing one. The story itself, a sequel to Brave Fresh Girl, was interesting and inventive and I had problem putting both books down. The main characters are likeable, and even though you'd expect Waverly to be too much of a spoiled princess, she really comes across as genuine. I was pleasantly surprised that the story didn't really go where I was expecting it to once I read the teaser in the first book. I'll recommend to anyone, but read Brave Fresh Girl first for a fuller understanding of this book.

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    Strange New World review []  2020-1-14 19:29

    I’d never think come to have fun a series about clones in a dystopian society, but I did! I was looking forward to a third book following Dahlia’s & Waverly’s fresh world. I’m also craving a bit more Lorna Whitmore’s evil genius. What else is she hiding? Hoping the author didn’t recall the series.

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    Strange New World review []  2020-1-14 19:29

    I couldn't wait for this book to come out after I read Brave Fresh Girl! It a super quick read!

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    Brave New World Revisited New Ed Edition review [Book]  2019-12-6 18:4

    Before there was ‘The Matrix’ and ‘Bladerunner’, before there was even ‘1984’, there was 'Brave Fresh World'. It is astonishing that Aldous Huxley wrote this tale of technological dystopia in 1932. The social elements from the story are related to those in Orwell and Kafka and others, namely a society of obedient sheep run by the state and benevolent dictators through brainwashing and groupthink. But what’s striking about the novel is how it so astutely anticipates a society taken over by benevolent technocrats rather than politicians, a scenario that appears increasingly likely in the age of AI and genetic engineering. Huxley came from an illustrious scientific family with social connections. His grandfather was Thomas Henry Huxley, Darwin’s close friend, publicist and “bulldog”, whose popular smackdown of Bishop Samuel Wilberforce has been relished by rationalists fighting versus religious faith ever since. His brother was Julian Huxley, a popular biologist who among other accomplishments wrote a marvelous tome on everything that was then known about biology with H. G. Wells. Steeped in scientific as well as social discourse, possessing a deep knowledge of medical and other scientific research, Aldous was in an ideal position to write a far-reaching is he duly did. The primary premise of the novel sounds eerily prescient. Sometime in the near future, society has been regimented into a caste system where people are genetically engineered by the state in huge state-run reproductive farms. Anticipating ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’, only a select few women and men are capable of providing fertile eggs and sperm for this careful social engineering. The higher castes are strong, smart and charismatic. The lower castes are turgid, obedient and physically weak. They don’t begrudge those from the upper castes because their genetic engineering has largely removed their propensity toward jealousy and violence. Most notably, because reproduction is now the responsibility of the state, there is no longer a concept of a family, of a father or mother. There is knowledge of these concepts, but it’s regarded as archaic history from a past era and is met with is this population kept under control? Not shockingly at all, through sex, drugs and rock and roll. Promiscuity is encouraged from childhood onwards and is simply a method of life, and everyone sleeps with everyone else, again without feeling jealousy or resentment (it was this depiction of promiscuity that led the book to be banned in India in the 60s). They flood their bodies with a drug called soma whenever they feel any kind of negative emotion welling up inside and party like there’s no end. They are brainwashed into believing the virtues of these and other interventions by the state through subliminal messages played when they are sleeping; such unconscious brainwashing goes all the method back to their birth. People do die, but out of sight, and when they are still looking young and attractive. Death is small more than a nuisance, a slight distraction from youth, beauty and Neo from ‘The Matrix’, one particular citizen of this society named Bernard Marx starts feeling that there is more to the globe than would be apparent from this state of induced bliss. On a tryst with a particularly beautiful member of his caste in an Indian reservation in Fresh Mexico, he comes across a man referred to as the savage. The savage is the product of an illegitimate encounter (back when there were parents) between a member of a lower caste and the Director of Hatcheries who oversees all the controlled reproduction. He has grown up without any of the enlightened instruments of the Fresh World, but his mother has kept a copy of Shakespeare with her so he knows all of Shakespeare by heart and frequently quotes it. Marx brings the savage back to his society. The rest of the book describes the savage’s reaction to this supposed utopia and its ultimately tragic consequences. Ultimately he concludes that it’s better to have free will and feel occasionally unhappy, resentful and mad than live in a society where free will is squelched and the population is kept bathed in an induced state of artificial e vision of technological control in the novel is sweeping and frighteningly prescient. There is the brainwashing and complacent submission to the status quo that everyone undergoes which is related to the messages provided in modern times by TV, social media and the 24-hour news cycle. There are the chemical and genetic interventions created by the state right in the embryonic scene to create sure that the embryos grow up with desired physical or mental advantages or deficiencies. These kinds of interventions are the exact kind feared by those wary of CRISPR and other genetic editing technologies. Finally, keeping the population preoccupied, entertained and away from critical thinking through sex and promiscuity is a particularly potent form of societal control that has been appreciated well by Victoria’s Secret, and that will not end with developments in virtual some sense, Huxley completely anticipates the social issues engendered by the technological takeover of human jobs by robots and AI. Once human beings are left with nothing to do, how does the state ensure that they are prevented from becoming bored and restless and causing all kinds of trouble? In his book “Homo Deus”, Yuval Harari asks the same questions and concludes that a technocratic society will come up with distractions like virtual reality video games, fresh psychoactive drugs and novel forms of sexual entertainment that will hold the vast majority of unemployed from becoming bored and potentially hostile. I do not know whether Harari read Huxley, but I do feel more frightened by Huxley than by Harari. One reason I feel more frightened is because of what he leaves out; the book was published in 1932, so it omits any discussion of nuclear weapons which were invented ten years later. The combination of nuclear weapons with limitless societal control through technology makes for a particularly combustible e largest prediction of Huxley’s dystopia, and one distinctly various from that created by Orwell or Kafka, is that instead of a socialist state, people’s minds are much more likely to be controlled in the near future by the leaders of technology companies like Google and Fb who have formed an unholy nexus with the government. With their social media alerts and Fitbits and maps, the tech companies are increasingly telling us how to live our lives and distracting us from free thinking. Instead of communist regimes like the Soviet Union forcibly trampling on individual choice and liberty, we are already gently but willingly ceding our choices, privacy and liberties to machines and algorithms developed by these companies. And just like the state in Huxley and Orwell’s works, the leaders of these corporations will tell us why it’s in our best interests to allow technology control our lives and freedom, when all the while it would really be in their best interests to tell us this. Our capitulation to their inventions will look helpful and voluntary and will feel pleasurable and even noble, but it will be no less complete than the capitulation of every individual in “Brave Fresh World” or “1984”. The only question is, will there be any savages left among us to tell us how foolishly we are behaving?

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    Brave New World Revisited New Ed Edition review [Book]  2019-12-6 18:4

    Do NOT bother with the Kindle version. Specifically the one with the picture of the eggs and blood. There IS a kindle ver that is the correct text (with the title in red banner) listed for $10+. But the eggs and blood ver is completely different, simplified, dumbed down ver of the physical book. The paperback format as pictured on the product page is what I have for my physical copy and they are vastly different. I read the kindle ver while at work on my computer during slow periods and then came home and attempted to read the book ver where I left off, only to search that chapters didn't line up, there were entire pages of conversation missing towards the end of the book between Mustapha Mond and John, the Savage. ENTIRE. PAGES. Very upsetting to learn this. It shouldn't be on the same product page listed as a kindle version. It's a completely various NOT PURCHASE THE KINDLE VERSION.

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    Brave New World Revisited New Ed Edition review [Book]  2019-12-6 18:4

    The issue is not Huxleys writing, it is that this ver is horrible, missing paragraphs and pages. I expect much better from Amazon, please refund my cash and send me a full ver of this classic. Thank you.

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    Brave New World Revisited New Ed Edition review [Book]  2019-12-6 18:4

    The novel itself is fantastic, I enjoyed every page of is review is about the physical printed book, which is"Brave Fresh World: Unique Edition"Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing PlatformI'd say this is the worst book I ever held in my hands. It is a complete nonsense, it is created by someone who never read a book in his life and doesn't know why would other people do that. They downloaded a free EPUB from some website on the internet and turned into a printed ere are no page numbers. There is a table of contents, like Chapter One, Chapter Two, but no numbers in it nor on the e text is printed in little Times Fresh Roman with long lines and inadequate line spacing. it is almost impossible to all looks like a pirated text in an MS Word e "Special Edition" is misleading. There is zero extra content in the book, not a e original epigraph is missing.A sailing ship painting on the cover. Seriously? Do they think it is a nautical novel?I couldn't read it and I would be ashamed to donate it. It belongs to the recycle ay away from this "CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform" joke of a publisher

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    Brave New World Revisited New Ed Edition review [Book]  2019-12-6 18:4

    I bought the Kindle edition for $1.49 (the one with eggs on the cover) and it is NOT the actual, original version; it is a watered-down, summary of sorts of the actual book. It basically takes the original version, changes the prose and wording to create it more "readable" and understandable in more modern language, I suppose. If that's what you're looking for, then I recommend this edition but if you're looking for the original, you'll need to spend a small more cash to download the original with the man on the front cover. Maybe I missed some kind of disclosure but I don't remember seeing anything saying this was a various version. Even though I'm only out $1 and some change, it's still kind of disappointing that I wasted it on a book that's seemingly advertised as the original. If they'll sell a book that's not the original for $1.49, I wonder if they'll test to sell one that's not the original for $10 or $15? If you didn't know what you're looking for and didn't know this wasn't the original, you'd just think you got a heck of a deal on a classic when, in reality, you were ripped off. I don't typically give poor reviews and this review does not reflect the content of Brave Fresh Globe but rather that of the actual sale/this particular ver of the book. You can see on the pictures I've attached the differences in the wording from the original to the ver I purchased.

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    Brave New World Revisited New Ed Edition review [Book]  2019-12-6 18:4

    Aldous Huxley’s classic Brave Fresh World, written all the method back in 1931, asks a lot of the most pressing questions about western civilization that we still grapple with today. For example, what is the role of the government? What about religion? Individualism or collectivism? Test this question on for size: Does all of your technology create you any happier? Relative to readers in the 21st century, this may actually be the most pertinent question raised in the book. There’s plenty of research out there that seems to indicate that the respond is no; it doesn’t create us any happier. And maybe that sounds self-evident to you, but if that were the case, then why is it that everyone you see has their face stuck in an iPhone or laptop everywhere they go?“O brave fresh that has such people in it.”Even though the story takes put in future England, reading Brave Fresh Globe as an American in 2017 is a bit like looking in a funhouse mirror at your distorted self. It’s not quite you, but it’s close enough to appear me of the visions Huxley had for his future society haven’t yet come to pass, such as the mode of private transportation. People have helicopters and the public streets are the sky (I picture the jammed skyways of Back to the Future II). Other predictions are a bit too close for comfort. I wonder what he would think if he could see our society today, if he would be comforted by the fact that we’re not as poor as he’d imagined, or if he’d think we’re every bit the creatures he envisioned in his utopian society? Let’s see if we have fallen into any of the traps Huxley prophesied:•Taking Soma pills to avoid feelings of pain or sadness? Check.•Waning belief in natural, individual rights in favor of rights of the community at large? Check.•Pavlovian-like conditioning strategies that de-sensitize us and our kids to sex and violence (Hello, tv and video games!)? A huge ‘Check!’•Treating people who are various (whether culturally or geographically) as “other?” CHECK!And I didn’t even obtain into the genetic engineering. I’m already long-winded, but if I tried to tackle that element of the book, I’d be here all day. I’ll just note that humans are grown/cloned, kind of like in the The Matrix with a sprinkle of the collective mentality from the Borg in Star Trek, and the class system from Divergent, only with a more sinister genetic plot to hatch various classes of people with differing intelligences and abilities. So the ruling class gets all the brains and the working classes are kept dumb/docile so that they will accept their fate as the workers of society.I don’t know if Brave Fresh Globe is quite right for high schoolers as I’ve seen some people online recommending, for a number of reasons. It’s not because they couldn’t read it though; it’s written is an enjoyable prose that’s quite simple to read. I think teaching it to first-year college students would be a amazing idea, ave Fresh Globe is the father to amazing dystopian novels written in the fifties like Farenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury (one of my favorites) and great-grandfather to a wide dozens of dystopian novels and films that are famous today, like The Hunger Games, Divergent, and Gattaca, just to name a few where I can see direct resemblance. Also, there is a stage at the beginning of Chapter 17 that, if you change the names, becomes an almost excellent substitute for the stage near the end of the original Planet of the Apes (the stage where the young ape questions the Minister of “Science” about the historical facts of Earth that he’s hiding from the population).Final say: If you like science fiction, dystopia, fantasy, religion or politics, read it!

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    Brave New World Revisited New Ed Edition review [Book]  2019-12-6 18:4

    When I was in high school I read George Orwell’s seminal work, 1984, and loved it. Now, about a decade later, I finally got around to reading its oft-compared companion piece – Aldous Huxley’s Brave Fresh World. While 1984 will always keep a unique put in my heart, I must say that, in my estimation, Huxley’s vision of the future has better approximated the reality of our modern times. I must wholeheartedly agree with Neil Postman, who wrote the following about the two novels in 1985:“[A]longside Orwell's dark vision, there was another - slightly older, slightly less well known, equally chilling: Aldous Huxley's Brave Fresh World. Contrary to common belief even among the educated, Huxley and Orwell did not prophesy the same thing. Orwell warns that we will be overcome by an externally imposed oppression. But in Huxley's vision, no Huge Brother is needed to deprive people of their autonomy, maturity and history. As he saw it, people will come to love their oppression, to adore the technologies that undo their capacities to think.“What Orwell feared were those who would ban books. What Huxley feared was that there would be no reason to ban a book, for there would be no one who wanted to read one. Orwell feared those who would deprive us of information. Huxley feared those who would give us so much that we would be reduced to passivity and egoism. Orwell feared that the truth would be concealed from us. Huxley feared the truth would be drowned in a sea of irrelevance. Orwell feared we would become a captive culture. Huxley feared we would become a trivial culture, preoccupied with some equivalent of the feelies, the orgy porgy, and the centrifugal bumblepuppy. As Huxley remarked in Brave Fresh Globe Revisited, the civil libertarians and rationalists who are ever on the alert to oppose tyranny "failed to take into acc man's almost infinite appetite for distractions." In 1984, Orwell added, people are controlled by inflicting pain. In Brave Fresh World, they are controlled by inflicting pleasure. In short, Orwell feared that what we fear will ruin us. Huxley feared that what we desire will ruin us.”I also must note that this might be the first novel I have read that attacks the common assumption that attaining happiness is the ultimate purpose of life, an idea I have been quite incredulous of for some years. Huxley’s commentary on a life that puts happiness and comfort above “[the] intensification and refining of consciousness, [the] enlargement of knowledge,” was very intriguing. The final conversation between John and Mustapha is, like the concluding conversation between Winston and O’Brien in 1984, a thought-provoking treat.

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    Brave New World Revisited New Ed Edition review [Book]  2019-12-6 18:4

    I am probably the latest member of my generation to read this book, but better late than never, as they say. Of course this is a classic and I have no fresh critical insight to add. I started out listening to the audiobook ver and ended up reading it on Kindle. I am not a huge fan of it as a story. I found it really hard to relate to the characters and the storytelling just felt stiff to me. What I liked about this book is the look it gives into societal problems that have been with us forever, like discrimination, and the problems that could very soon become a reality, like cloning. Regarding the science portrayed, I think it is necessary as individuals and as members of a larger society, to consider the potential future implications of the scientific developments that seem to be coming at us quick and furious. In this book, the government has become the parents of every member of society and kids are trained to do one thing and one thing only. Is that something we really want? The idea expressed of “peace at all costs” seems to be too high a price to pay. And yet, I fear that some of our current leaders would take us down just that path. If nothing else, this book provides a jumping off point for some very necessary discussions. But most importantly, it gives a glimpse of a future that is not so far-fetched in the 21st century as it was when the e discrimination problem also stood out to me very strongly. It seems like we have been talking about this problem forever and yet it never goes away. In my lifetime, I’ve seen the employment discrimination laws passed and affirmative action go in and out of favor. I also know that one of the ways that our brains organize our globe is by “discriminating” red from blue, and apple from orange. In my opinion, it’s not the concept that’s wrong but the application. The method it is used in this story, to dictate the path of an individual’s life, is blatantly wrong and a violation of what it means to be human. The value of this presentation is that it gives the reader an opportunity, if they take it, to evaluate their own ways of discriminating and determine if they go too far. Because we are individuals, we should always be evaluating each other as individuals, not groups.I appreciate this book for the problems it addresses, and the thinking that it engenders. I think it is still relevant for readers of today and I encourage anyone who hasn’t yet picked it up to do so.

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    Brave New World Revisited New Ed Edition review [Book]  2019-12-6 18:4

    I'm reading this book for the 5th time, so this is not a critic in the content, this is my favorite book and it deserves a 5 for sure. The physical book though is not well chop at the edges, I thought it wouldn't matter much but after a bit of reading its annoying not to be able to turn the pages on the side. Other than that, the print is good, font size, paper, paper weight is good.

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    Brave New World Revisited New Ed Edition review [Book]  2019-12-6 18:4

    Rating: Place it on your listLevel: Quick, simple readSummaryHuxley’s most popular book is set in a dystopian globe roughly 600 years in the future; puns abound as the time is known as the Year of Our Ford, a reference to Henry Ford and the roll out of the Model T (all crosses at churches are chop to a ‘T’ and Ford is a used as a swear). The book explores eugenics as were feared by some at the time of the right (1932), including forced sterilization; strict classes separation for the sake of ‘order’; ‘sleep-learning’ and classical conditioning; begin sexual ‘freedom’; and most famously, self medication with high power psychopharmaceuticals, in the book known as e book is popular enough I won’t spend any more time on the summary, but will note that it somewhat kicked off an era of in which some of the most popular dystopain books of the 20th century were written. Most notability, within 20 years both 1984 and Fahrenheit 451 were written. Both Brave Fresh Globe and 1984 are widely considered two of the best books of the 20th century (though I search 451 more frighteningly accurate).My ThoughtsThis book is most famously contrasted with 1984, so I will obtain that out of the way, as the offer two competing views about books and our free time. In 1984, the government bans book, in Brave Fresh World, there is no need. We have TVs (though hilariously viewed from his time as little and black and white), unique entertainment complexes after work, orgies, and of course, Soma. Huxley’s view of the future had us seeking our own pleasure as the reason for our ong with technological issues, the other surprising thing to the modern reader might be his fear of the breakdown of the family. My copy was published in 1946 and in his forward he writes that he has heard there are parts of the US where the divorce rate is pushing 50%, of course we are now roughly that as a nation. As someone born in the 80s, after the sexual revolution and the advent of the no-fault divorce, this fear of his seems quaint and almost strange. Additionally, in the forward, he reflects that he set his globe in the distance future, but feared we’d be closer to it by the end of the century. The sex didn’t obtain quite as crazy (mostly due to his fear of what would happen with minors) as he thought, and eugenics has (mostly) fallen away, but he was correct on some level as far as conditioning goes. Though, in our current world, the conditioning comes from media and our consumerist culture than it does from government ‘learning centers’ and schools. What he did nail was ‘Soma’, the explosion of pills lit up in the 90’s, 60 years after the writing of the book, not 600 (Xanax was released in 1981, less than 50 years out).He (obliviously) didn’t obtain everything correct, but a lot of of the overall problems are still with us today, especially the method we are conditioned, often without knowing it. The writing is good, maybe not as fast and clear as it could be, but overall this is an simple and entertaining read. If you are a fan of dystopian literature, this is a must read. For everyone else, I think you need to place this on your list, if for nothing else than it’s cultural impact and significance. I think it is always fascinating to look at what those in past thought the future would be re reviews at

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    Katrina's Sandcastles: New Hope From The Ruins of New Orleans Schools (Real World) review []  2019-12-18 20:45

    There isn't anyone to replace you."It has been almost a decade since Hurricane Katrina destroyed huge portions of Fresh Orleans while killing almost 2,000 people there and along other portions of the Gulf Coast. The emergency response of the concerned governmental agencies and leadership was famously inadequate. A huge portion of the population of Fresh Orleans was displaced, a lot of permanently, to other cities. Kaycee Eckhardt is a native of Fresh Orleans, was teaching in Japan when the hurricane struck, and decided to be part of the effort to restore the much required educational services to the students (optimistically called "scholars") of her hometown. On her first day of work, her supervisor admonished her with the topic quote, since her two immediate predecessors had quit after very brief stints on the job. And the reader will search out why.I'm not an education "professional." Most of the blurbs at Amazon are from people in the field. My interest in the book (and my method there, more of which later) are more abstract. Education, like agricultural and health care policy, is an necessary aspect of our society. Eckhardt provides a vivid report from the proverbial "trenches" of "trying to create a difference" and this book needs to be read by far more "generalists."Consider her first year, trying to support revive one of the closed public schools. Students are far below grade level, and generally quite rebellious. Some die, at times by a bullet. Eckhardt's bike is trashed, her purse stolen twice, and she receives very true death threats, all of which she relates in an amazingly low-key matter-of-fact manner. A fellow teacher, in her "stiletto heels" is having an affair with the captain of the football team. The "faculty room" is described as: "There are three sofas, 50 odd-cardboard boxes filled with brand fresh textbooks too expensive to distribute for use, a filthy microwave, two wheezing refrigerators and, when a lot of of the teachers were show together, conversations so poisonous that carbon monoxide would be preferable...the spectres of administration, rules, obstacles, and kids were hung like verbal piñatas, and bashed, bashed, bashed...I brought cold lunches and ate them, lukewarm, from my desk drawer, preferring a possible bacteria attack to facing this frigid venom." In the midst of all this there are the heart-breaking tales of what students face, for example, Robyn, who, at the age of 12, when Katrina hit, pushed her diabetic grandmother for help, and watched her die. At 16, she is pregnant, and decides to have the baby in her grandmother's honor, or, as she says: "Miss, Eckhardt, you're cool and all, but we gonna see this differently.""Sci Academy" is a charter school (and I am so much of a generalist, I am still "agnostic" as to if charter schools are the "answer.") The author signed on at the beginning, and would ultimately spend four years there, both in leadership roles and as a teacher. And she describes education policy, squad building, discipline, the success of raising reading levels three grades in one year. There remain the numerous heart-breaks, like a student who was so perceptive in analyzing stories, yet would put a gun in his mouth at khardt gave it her all for four years, working the 70-80 hours a week, being deeply emotionally involved with her mission and her students. The adrenalin can only latest so long, and she did indeed have to "fold" to preserve the other aspects of her life. And I kept thinking what an poor shame that the work cannot be more evenly distributed, since there are so very a lot of (like the telemarketer who just called me) who have no meaningful work at all. The mission of the school is for each "scholar" to be able to go to college. The school achieved some media prominence, and even obtained a million dollar award from Oprah Winfrey. But the author is wise enough to recognize, in a society in which graduates of Ivy League schools can still wind up being "au pairs" that college can also be a trap, particularly in Fresh Orleans which is a town geared to the hospitality industry that values minimum wage workers "...a town dependent on hospitality janitors, dishwashers, short-order cooks."In conclusion, two tales of sweet serendipity. Eckhardt describes herself as being a bit rebellious in school, and was failing French in college, when the student counselor, during the allocated 15 mins a quarter of talk, sarcastically suggested she study Japanese instead, which is how she got to Japan. Meanwhile, I swim my laps at the local pool. When leaving one day, I noticed that one of the fresh lifeguards was reading The Catcher in the Rye, one of the coming-of-age books of my youth. Surely, "kids nowadays" didn't still read it. But in the case of Kaycee's sister, Simone, mentioned in the book as "the Lobo," at least "one kid" still did... and she is the one who told me about the "sandcastles" that were / are being constructed after Katrina. And I am ever so grateful for the recommendation. 6-stars for this essential read.

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    Katrina's Sandcastles: New Hope From The Ruins of New Orleans Schools (Real World) review []  2019-12-18 20:45

    From the first page, I was captivated by the author’s spirit, devotion, insight and superior writing skill. Katrina’s Sandcastles is a work that should be read by everyone who works with children, especially those kids whose environment has been poisoned by neglect, abuse, poverty and incompetent parenting. Kaycee Eckhardt makes a compelling case that our country, our world, can grow healthier and more stable if we would invest resources in this approach to education, and emotional help in the teachers on the front lines.

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    Katrina's Sandcastles: New Hope From The Ruins of New Orleans Schools (Real World) review []  2019-12-18 20:45

    Oh man, this book created me cry. A lot. More than anything else I've read about education in Fresh Orleans--and I've read a lot on the subject--Katrina's [email protected]#$%! me in the heart, conveying what it must actually feel like to wake up and drive to school and teach, every morning, young people who've been so underestimated by their public op reading this review--go watch Eckhardt's talk on Youtube called 'Literacy in a FEMA Trailer.' Seriously. Just watch sixty seconds of it. I've never met Eckhardt, but I can tell you: THAT is what a transformative teacher looks perhaps the saddest and most shocking part of the book, for me, was the revelation that Eckhardt left the profession in 2012. Ultimately, this turns out to be a book that's as much about quitting teaching as it is about mastering teaching. Why did she quit, after consistently leading her students to 3.5 grade levels' worth of growth in a single academic year? Was it emotional exhaustion? Was she worn down by students spitting on her, destroying her bicycle, stealing her wallet (more than once), slicing the class goldfish in half and leaving it writhing in its own blood? Did the poor times overshadow the amazing ones, or was she just haunted by constant doubt about whether, despite her clear successes, she should somehow still be working harder, doing more, for these kids?I don't know. Eckhardt doesn't even seem to know. She offers no simple answers. And that's exactly why everyone in education should read this book. I'll leave you with her latest line:"Perhaps the final lesson, the one I never stayed for, was the one in which I learned how to be a teacher and love myself at the same time."Wow.

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    Katrina's Sandcastles: New Hope From The Ruins of New Orleans Schools (Real World) review []  2019-12-18 20:45

    it was written by my grand-daughter so of course I love it.

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    Katrina's Sandcastles: New Hope From The Ruins of New Orleans Schools (Real World) review []  2019-12-18 20:45

    This is not a book about educational theory. It is not verbose, technical, or burdened with academic jargon. It is a book written in short story prose that appears to be almost fictional at first; yet deceptively intricate and complex in its wisdom and reflections on teaching, love, and life. It is a raw, vulnerable insight into the lives of teachers. Every word is written with intention, nuance, and passion. It is wildly creative; it has its own heartbeat. You won't just read it - I can assure you that you will devour it, savor it, and be inspired it just as I was.I leave you with my favorite quote from the book: "It was a leap of faith, of belief, and of hope to test something new, to feign expertise when my feathers quivered. I was afraid, so afraid, to fail. Yet to pause, or to hesitate, or to forget to innovate because of fear is the only moment that we might fail."

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    Katrina's Sandcastles: New Hope From The Ruins of New Orleans Schools (Real World) review []  2019-12-18 20:45

    I really enjoyed this book. First of all it's an simple read - it's written in short vignettes, that create Kaycee's experiences come to life, and provide the reader multiple glimpses and snapshots. Second, I felt that Kaycee wasn't pushing an agenda or convincing me as a reader of one viewpoint of another - she simply was telling her story and that in itself was the compelling part. Overall - I really enjoyed her openness and honesty throughout and how in-tune she was during her time as a beginning teacher. I think this would be a amazing read if you're doing work in education whether or not you're a teacher.

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    Katrina's Sandcastles: New Hope From The Ruins of New Orleans Schools (Real World) review []  2019-12-18 20:45

    This book is not just for teacher's, this is a must read book for everyone. While the focus is on Kaycee's development work in Fresh Orleans Sci Academy, in the aftermath of Katrina, it brings to the forefront the issues so a lot of teachers face in a crumbling educational system. The issues facing society today are minimal, compared to what they will become, if we continue downhill in educating what I will call our high risk youth. Even attempting to reach the "Scholars" depicted in Sandcastles, so a lot of more youth are falling further and further behind everyday. The more we allow this happen the poorer society will be in the future. The future will not be as amazing as it is today if every person does not take time to obtain a grasp on education and do their best to create it better. We all need to take Kaycee's lead and support our teacher's bring the level of education up to where it should be for all students. Sandcastles is an eye opener. Obtain a copy, read it today, then do what you can to support teachers create things better!.

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    Katrina's Sandcastles: New Hope From The Ruins of New Orleans Schools (Real World) review []  2019-12-18 20:45

    Katrina's Sandcastles has the feel of Cisneros' The House on Mango Road meets Kaufman's Up the Down Staircase. This text chronicles Kaycee's "growing up" as a teacher through vignettes and excerpts from journal entries. The stories she tells are at times raw and searing and other times humorous and endearing. Throughout the text, readers are led to understand the nuances and complications that ravage teachers and try their passion and dedication to a profession that asks so much and sometimes gives so little. In the end, it is Kaycee's reasoning, which draws me to her book: "The kids matter. The kids are the reason to believe. [. . .] I came to teaching twice, very simply, because I felt a need to do a job worth doing." That belief resonates throughout the text. While the stories are Kaycee's, she is sharing the stories of our children, and they do matter tremendously--they are worth reading about.

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    Katrina's Sandcastles: New Hope From The Ruins of New Orleans Schools (Real World) review []  2019-12-18 20:45

    Wonderfully written, I was moved to tears, laughed out loud, and shared excerpts with mates over tea. This book reminded me of the reason why so a lot of teachers go into education, and why I, myself, had to leave it. She writes candid accounts about her time in front of the classroom and even when writing about despair, manages to hold moving forward with a mission.

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    Katrina's Sandcastles: New Hope From The Ruins of New Orleans Schools (Real World) review []  2019-12-18 20:45

    What a wonderful, real story. Educators, parents, or anyone who has ever been in a class should read this book!Faced with the largest challenges imaginable, this squad of teachers takes the hard core, difficult students of the poorneighborhoods to become serious students and college enrollees.

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    The Box: How the Shipping Container Made the World Smaller and the World Economy Bigger - Second Edition with a new chapter by the author review []  2019-12-23 20:26

    What a amazing story! It's hard to appreciate how this boring, ubiquitous thing - the shipping container rapidly crept into every facet of our lives. These things are relatively fresh but they're everywhere. Levinson's book shows you how the container was developed, how it spread, and what it's used for. You'll learn about the early pioneers and the companies they spawned, some of which are still around. Just as fascinating, Levinson describes the globe before "the box" - you'll be surprised how various transportation was in the latest past. There's no moralizing here, he just presents the facts in an objective method and lets you see the globe as it is. Levinson comes across as genuinely interested in the topic and it rubs off on the reader. This is a book I've lent to mates as "you've got to read this". Everyone enjoys it. If you are a fan of human ingenuity or the history of engineering, international commerce, shipping, etc, you'll have fun this book too.

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    The Box: How the Shipping Container Made the World Smaller and the World Economy Bigger - Second Edition with a new chapter by the author review []  2019-12-23 20:26

    You probably never thought much about it, I would bet. Me neither. You know, those big, ugly metal boxes - take them off the ship with specialized cranes, bolt them to a truck or stack them two high on a flat bed train vehicle and obtain them where they are going. And vice versa. What could be more obvious that needing a standard to build to so all the moving and structural parts function together? Well, it may be common sense in hindsight but to the longshoremen on the piers of Fresh York who used to load and unload cargo, it certainly was nothing they ever wanted. Certainly something the trucking and train lines and competing shipping firms weren't interested in e book delves into these problems and explores the a lot of ramifications of the evolution of container shipping upon the economic, political and financial impact of the system. Fascinating items and I would have rated the book higher but it tends to be dry, repetitive items and at times the chapters seemed more like sequential essays than a book. You know it may be a bit too on the scholarly side when your kindle indicates that you are only 60% finished when you finish the latest chapter. The remaining 40%? Notes, bibliography, and index. So, looking a for a very thorough examination of the topic? This is your tome.

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    The Box: How the Shipping Container Made the World Smaller and the World Economy Bigger - Second Edition with a new chapter by the author review []  2019-12-23 20:26

    This book is about shipping containers, not high adventure. So you expect it to be a bit on the dry side, and this it is, there are figures provided for consideration, but it's much more than a mere recitation of figures. There are tales of happenings and the people involved, and how they succeeded in, faltered at, and in the process shaped the development of standardized container shipping in the course of 1950-2000. As the book mentions, it is sometimes hard to create direct comparisons to the amount and types of shipping, because such figures were rarely kept permanently by any central authority, and a lot of a lot of of the companies' records disappeared as those companies fell by the wayside in the sharply competitive globe of container shipping. These people may have been revolutionizing the world, but not a lot of cared about documenting that revolution. And, as revolutions went, it was somewhat subtle how it developed, so no one in the history profession really thought, "Hey, we should record this for posterity!" and rescued records from disposal as one company took over its faltering competition. So, while it is clear that changes occurred, the full magnitude of them can only be speculated on and guessed at. Plus, apples-and-oranges is a clear problem, too. Is 500 dozens of bananas the same as 500 dozens of oil? Is 100 dozens from The Netherlands to NYC the same as 100 dozens from Japan to California? It is difficult to define metrics.But the book provides an interesting overview of the early-mid days as the shipping container standardized, changed the nature of ports as well as the ships themselves, and created and broke a lot of various companies in a field where fortunes could be created and lost based on a single wrong decision about the method development would occur.

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    The Box: How the Shipping Container Made the World Smaller and the World Economy Bigger - Second Edition with a new chapter by the author review []  2019-12-23 20:26

    I found 'The Box' was absolutely fascinating. The story of the shipping container may have been largely ignored, but it explains so much about the onset of globalisation in late 20th century.Until the mid 1960s, ocean freight was transported in breakbulk ships; the cargo manually jammed into the ships' holds by squads of longshoremen. The process was laborious and time consuming. Major port cities like Fresh York and London were structured around their docks, with factories near their ports to minimise the costs involved with the multiple handling and warehousing involved in transporting en, a few pioneers started trying to move freight in containers. Within a few short decades, containers revolutionised globe trade. Containers of goods could be seamlessly moved from a factory, between trucks, trains, and ships to customers. Where once it may have taken months to ship a product from the US to Europe, it can now take less than a week. Global trade skyrocketed!Nobody predicted the enormous impact that containers were to have on the global economy. Once, firms concentrated their factories in one zone to minimise transport costs. With the advent of fast, cheap and reliable container shipping, component manufacture was farmed out around the globe to the cheapest supplier. The structures of port cities changed drastically, with whole longshore communities being destroyed, and factories moving to where land was cheap. Of course, countries in Asia soon became major manufacturing powers.

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    The Box: How the Shipping Container Made the World Smaller and the World Economy Bigger - Second Edition with a new chapter by the author review []  2019-12-23 20:26

    I have fun "how items works" books and this one delivered!Container shipping is a business-to-business technology. Few consumers have ever directly sent or received a TEU container. Thus, one of the transformative technologies of the 20th century has gotten relatively small public e technology itself is straightforward: place a lot of cargo in a huge box (20 feet or 40 feet long), seal the box, move the box over the globe transportation network (ships, railroads, and trucks), and then un-pack the box at the far end. Among other things, this system cuts down on shrinkage from e business side is more complicated. Somebody had to design ships that could carry boxes more efficiently. Somebody had to persuade ports to install fresh container-handling systems. Somebody had to tell a lot of dock workers that their services were no longer the end, most of the lower costs flowed through to shippers rather than the companies offering shipping services, That's a amazing thing.Levinson's book covers this revolution from several angles. On the down-side, there is no central heart to the book; the closest he comes is following the career of Malcom McLean, although even that narrative thread is interrupted often. On the up-side, the book is meticulously sourced, with a lot of references to original documents from ports in Fresh York Town and the San Francisco Bay Area.

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    The Box: How the Shipping Container Made the World Smaller and the World Economy Bigger - Second Edition with a new chapter by the author review []  2019-12-23 20:26

    You'd think that a book about the development of the ubiquitous shipping containers stacked everywhere would be boring. Far from it. This volume traces the large impact that standardization produced on everything from the longshoremen's unions to just-in-time manufacturing to large reductions in shipping e author makes a fine argument that the changes surrounding the shipping container include: (1) the development of a limited number of large ports in sometimes peculiar areas with the side result of destroying historic ports such as NYC, (2) shipping of unfathomable volumes of manufactured stuff that is So quick that production can now move almost immediately from one zone to another to take advantage of local wage rates, (3) deliveries can now be scheduled even for overseas shipments allowing for lower inventories and higher profits, (4) ships that can operate with perhaps 10% or less of the squad previously required, (5) offloading takes hours instead of days or weeks.If you've a technical or business bent, this is a terrific read. There's only one chapter where he gets bogged down in trying to explain why he lacked data on the increase in shipping volume. Skip that and you'll search this book full of "ah ha!" moments as you learn how the global economy came to be.

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    The Box: How the Shipping Container Made the World Smaller and the World Economy Bigger - Second Edition with a new chapter by the author review []  2019-12-23 20:26

    Vision and force of personality combined to lead one man to transform an industry and impose the standards that created modern cargo shipping possible. Malcolm McLean was not an innovator in the pure sense. He was an eager opportunity seeker who could quickly exploit trends that created a e book was well written even if a bit boring in parts. It was very informative about an overlooked innovation that changed the quality of life for millions around the world.

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    The Box: How the Shipping Container Made the World Smaller and the World Economy Bigger - Second Edition with a new chapter by the author review []  2019-12-23 20:26

    Anyone who does business in China, import / export, or is just curious about something that we take for granted every day - this book is for e author chronicles the development of the coastal shipping and freight companies over time - particularly in the 20th century. It was interesting to learn about the past history of the shipping industry and its unions, employees and innovations.While the book is mostly a fast read, it does manage to repeat itself a few times and could stand to be about 100 pages shorter. At least it's organized in such a method that you can skip sections if they do not interest you.I would recommend this book to anyone who enjoys historical non-fiction, 20th century history, or is interested in maritime technology / shipping and freight technology.

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    The Box: How the Shipping Container Made the World Smaller and the World Economy Bigger - Second Edition with a new chapter by the author review []  2019-12-23 20:26

    If you are the least bit interested in the evolution of the global economy and the factors involving container shipping that influenced it, look no further than The Box. Well written with plenty of statistics (where available), anecdotal info of the rise and fall and rise again of global shipping companies, this book held my attention the whole method and left me wanting more. It piqued my interest to see those container ports and learn more about container ships. It is most awesome how the system is today fairly seamless between ships, ports, railways and trucks - it wasn't always that way. Malcom McLean and other huge players in the android game brought this about - they were willing to take large risks over and over to see their dream fulfilled - and as I live close to McLean VA, I now know why that city might be named after him. Read this book, it will expand your horizons and give fresh meaning to your put in the globe as a consumer.

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    The Box: How the Shipping Container Made the World Smaller and the World Economy Bigger - Second Edition with a new chapter by the author review []  2019-12-23 20:26

    When I was growing up, the standard explanations for the economic woes of cities in North America was the Vietnam War, the Oil Crisis, runaway inflation, and so forth. Who would have thought that the shipping container could have such an necessary result on inner cities and dock locations as well as the industries that supported maritime shipping? Fascinating read!

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    An Olive Grove at the Edge of the World: How two American city boys built a new life in rural New Zealand review []  2020-1-16 13:14

    I really loved the accounting of a brand fresh method of life for Jared, the author, and C J. It was exciting to hear about all the ups and downs of them learning how to care for olive trees. The a lot of stories of how they learned to raise chickens and pigs and all their unbelievable helping neighbors were sometimes hilarious and sometimes very sad. What a terrific story of life on a farm in Fresh Zealand. I would recommend this and the sequel to everyone to enjoy.I'm now buying the paperback edition to give as bonuses - sharing the fun !

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    An Olive Grove at the Edge of the World: How two American city boys built a new life in rural New Zealand review []  2020-1-16 13:14

    This was on an LGBT www service as a recommended book. It’s charming, and well written, but other than the cover mentioning “two American town boys”, you’d never know that the author and CJ were 2 gay men. I guess that’s progress, but truthfully I wouldn’t have picked this book up if not for the LGBT angle. So while I’d give the book 4 1/2 stars if I could, I felt slightly allow down, as I expected more of a Beekman Boys type vibe.

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    An Olive Grove at the Edge of the World: How two American city boys built a new life in rural New Zealand review []  2020-1-16 13:14

    Writing is very amazing and you will laugh at the interactions of these two young American town boys trying to convert into gentlemen farmers in a rural zone of the North Island. The book is a page turner and the description of the locals is amazing as is the culture shock one encounters with another english speaking group of people. The people of Fresh Zealand are great. They are friendly and welcoming and willing to pitch in and support unprepared foreigners. The Yanks create it with what you might expect to be the ups and downs of going from urban to rural. If you are going to visit Fresh Zealand, this is a amazing book to read in advance but it stands on its own as a amazing read.

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    An Olive Grove at the Edge of the World: How two American city boys built a new life in rural New Zealand review []  2020-1-16 13:14

    This a lovely book of short stories about two people who turn their own globe inside out and upside down all because a hunch. The narrative is romantic ( in an 18th cent sense) and the prose is sometimes as evocative as poetry but my favorite parts are the quirky characters and self-effacing humor and animal stories. I have not have fun rural tales this much since I discoverEd James Herriot 40 years ago. What a pleasure!

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    An Olive Grove at the Edge of the World: How two American city boys built a new life in rural New Zealand review []  2020-1-16 13:14

    This is a delightful story about two American men, town born and bred, who settle in a little city near Wellington, Fresh Zealand and come to terms with being the proud parents of a grove of 500 demanding olive trees, to say nothing g of a bunch of chickens, a pig, and other interesting animals. Jared is to be complimented on telling his story with charm and tact and amazing humour, all the while keeping the reader's interest in the doings of himself and his partner along with a group of fascinating neighbours. Bravo!

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    An Olive Grove at the Edge of the World: How two American city boys built a new life in rural New Zealand review []  2020-1-16 13:14

    Loved it. Lying on the beach of an idyllic resort in Western Samoa we are carried to the fertile plains of Wairarapa Fresh Zealand and caught up in the everyday adventures of two American "townies" learning to do things "rural" - the Fresh Zealand method . With a gutsy "lets give it a go" attitude that warms our hearts and cheers up our day, Jared and CJ begin up their lives to present us what amazing things can be done with just a small spunk, a sense of humour and a readiness to laugh at ourselves.....

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    An Olive Grove at the Edge of the World: How two American city boys built a new life in rural New Zealand review []  2020-1-16 13:14

    A heartwarming story set in the rural city of Martinborough an hour or so hair raising drive over a steep twisting, turning mountain road. Once you arrive at your destination you search an idyllic setting where life takes on fresh challenges for a committed couple of young men from the U.S.A. Neighbours who are always there to offer tip or a helping hand, animals given names so slaughter for the table is not an option. Trials and tribulations of learning the craft of Olive growing and producing an award winning oil. It is all here in black and white to lose yourself in as you obtain to know and admire Jared and C.J and a rural lifestyle to be envied.

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    An Olive Grove at the Edge of the World: How two American city boys built a new life in rural New Zealand review []  2020-1-16 13:14

    These are delightful shared memories! I laughed - out loud - so a lot of times while reading this book; when I place it down, I couldn't wait to obtain back to it! Jared does, though, pull at your heart-strings both ways, as there are, also, a lot of 'touching' moments in the boys' experiences and adventures,. Hold the stories coming and continue amusing us, Jared; your penchant for writing shows in technique and humor. God has given you a gift. I recommend this book; you will smile again and again!

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    An Olive Grove at the Edge of the World: How two American city boys built a new life in rural New Zealand review []  2020-1-16 13:14

    There is not anything negative to say about this fabulous read! It is so tender and amazing humored, it makes you envious to not be a part of this community! I have wanted to travel to Fresh Zealand, for the longest time, and this just gives me hope that it is as attractive as I imagine it to be!I am on my latest 40 pages, and I already miss the people(and animals), that I have spent the latest few days becoming acquainted is is such a attractive unwinding of events, and so delightful to read, I highly reccomend it to anybody who desires to obtain lost in the pages of a really amazing book!

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    An Olive Grove at the Edge of the World: How two American city boys built a new life in rural New Zealand review []  2020-1-16 13:14

    I truly wasn't sure I'd like this book, and, being a bit of a grammar geek/snob, I was skeptical. However, it has turned out to be positively delightful, informative, and fun! I loved hearing about the neighbors who welcomed these two newbies to their world, gave them helpful advice, shared their farm equipment, and treated them as members of the family. What a unbelievable view of the countryside of Fresh Zealand!

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    The New World Champion Paper Airplane Book: Featuring the World Record-Breaking Design, with Tear-Out Planes to Fold and Fly review [Book]  2018-3-30 18:1

    This is one of two "must have" paper airplane books that are out there for serious folders.I have collected almost every paper airplane book in or out of print that I could search in the latest few years as I discovered that paperflight was a amazing method to combine two of my hobbies: paragliding and origami. So being the obsessive that I am for these sorts of things, I started rounding up every book on the topic and I discovered that there are really just two books that I couldn't do without: this book and LaFosse's "Planes for Brains."Inside this book you will search all of Mr. Collins' most useful and elegant models with a few exceptions that can be found in his first book, "The Gliding Flight." The "Suzanne" model which was used to set the distance globe record referenced in the title of the book is really the most elegant and impressive plane model around. It is easy enough that anyone over 6 or 7 could fold it, but it just goes and goes. Forgoing the tape and using nose or fuselage locks makes for a go-to plane in any situation. Two others not to miss in this book which were included in earlier books of his are the "Starfighter" and the "Boomerang." Both are great, especially the latter. With some practice at both folding and flying, the Boomerang is too much fun. And how Collins ever figured out how to fold this plane is a mystery as its folds are rather non-intuitive, however it is definitely worth ere seems to be some dissatisfaction regarding this book in that the models are too complex. They are complex, but they are not the most complex around. They are, however, the most accomplished around. The models in the LaFosse book mentioned above are really attractive and have their own genius to the folding (they are even more complex), but they do not perform as well as Collins' planes do. If you are looking for a rudimentary paper airplane book, I would recommend the Klutz book as it is simple, but has some useful ideas for children to discover with.Hope that helps.

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    The New World Champion Paper Airplane Book: Featuring the World Record-Breaking Design, with Tear-Out Planes to Fold and Fly review [Book]  2018-3-30 18:1

    My son loves this book! There is some unnecessary confusion due to print quality and cutting off the picture without a break line symbol, but once I figured that out, it was manageable. Still, a puzzle at times for those reasons. But one plane, "Walk This Ray," is even missing some steps! At least I think it is, near the end. If not, I would love some support with that one. My 6.5 year old son is absolutely in love with making paper airplanes. He can't quite read yet, and yet was so determined, he has done all of the planes in this book. Most, without my help. That is more a testament to his interest and skills than the ease of the book. But if you have a paper airplane lover, they will probably love this book. It's our first paper airplane book. After we do a few more books, I'll come back and modernize my review to compare.

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    The New World Champion Paper Airplane Book: Featuring the World Record-Breaking Design, with Tear-Out Planes to Fold and Fly review [Book]  2018-3-30 18:1

    This book has amazing clear instructions on how to fold some very special paper aircraft. You can clearly see the origami art mixed into the science of these unbelievable flying sculptures. The Boomerang plane is Amazing. It circles so you can catch it. Too Fun! Following the image illustrations created folding this intricate plane relatively simple for me. I'm always frustrated with written or poorly illustrated e story of the Guinness globe record breaking plane makes this book all the more desirable. John Collins obviously knows a lot about paper airplanes to obtain his glider design to break a 9 year old record. The dichotomy in his and the former globe record holder's design is fascinating. The record breaking happening is a Amazing read!I loved the book so much I bought 5 of them. One for me and four for my mates children's cently, I saw John Collins, "The Paper Airplane Guy", on the Conan O'Brien show. He was very funny and genuine. But, it was his paper airplanes that stole the show!Making and flying the planes in this book will create you smile, laugh and feel like a child again.

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    The New World Champion Paper Airplane Book: Featuring the World Record-Breaking Design, with Tear-Out Planes to Fold and Fly review [Book]  2018-3-30 18:1

    Collins has published several other books of planes and just gets better at illustrating how to fold them and explaining the nuances of making one perform. A lot of of the paper planes I've created over the years were dogs despite being advertised as great. This book helped me understand why. A slight miss-crease here, a poor fold there, and they usually added up to disappointment and were quickly consigned to the recycle bin. Collins discusses and illustrates how to tune your plane so it doesn't disappoint. In addition, there is a lot of easily understood info about the aerodynamics that let these planes to fly. Who knew there is a correct and incorrect method to throw a plane? There is heavy, colorful, tear-out paper for some of the planes in the back of the book. But, I'll just continue to use regular printer paper or the card stock that fronts some magazines and advertisements. A useful, educational book.

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    The New World Champion Paper Airplane Book: Featuring the World Record-Breaking Design, with Tear-Out Planes to Fold and Fly review [Book]  2018-3-30 18:1

    My son has just increase his already God given Talent to create Paper Airplanes to ourawesomeness Designs with this Book!

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    The New World Champion Paper Airplane Book: Featuring the World Record-Breaking Design, with Tear-Out Planes to Fold and Fly review [Book]  2018-3-30 18:1

    John Collins has provided a set of instructions how to build a paper airplane that will enable others to have a amazing starting point for building a record breaker, or just having fun showing your mates how a amazing paper airplane design can work an begin space.

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    The New World Champion Paper Airplane Book: Featuring the World Record-Breaking Design, with Tear-Out Planes to Fold and Fly review [Book]  2018-3-30 18:1

    The author obviously knows his items well, and is quite the expert at making paper airplanes. But this book wasn't as "fun" as others I've gotten for my 9 year old son. It's too technical, and I ended up making the planes instead of him. This book is amazing for older kids, teens, and adults who have the patience to measure meticulously.

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    My 9 year old boy has a lot of collections how to fold paper airplane books, and this is one of his favorite.

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    My grandson loved this book and spent a lot of hours studying the designs and trying out the various models. its a amazing book for a kid who is interested in aeronautics.

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    The New World Champion Paper Airplane Book: Featuring the World Record-Breaking Design, with Tear-Out Planes to Fold and Fly review [Book]  2018-3-30 18:1

    My 8yo child loves this. Some of the instructions are a small challenging for me but they haven't stopped my child from turning our home into the busiest of airports!

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    The Pizza Bible: The World's Favorite Pizza Styles, from Neapolitan, Deep-Dish, Wood-Fired,Sicilian, Calzones and Focaccia to New York, New Haven, Detroit, and more review [Book]  2018-1-30 18:1

    In 2011, I took a unbelievable pizza making class in Fresh York City's Small Italy, and I've been making decent pizza at home since then. However, after 5 years, I found I wasn't getting any better at stretching out my pizza dough, and the quality of my pizza dough itself wasn't always consistent. Frustrated, I took The Pizza Bible out of the library and was immediately attracted to the lush pictures of every type of pizza I'd ever heard of and some that I hadn't, (St. Louis style? Cincinnati Red?) I was a small place off by some of the writing. As 11-time Globe Pizza Champ, there are at least 11 recipe intros of pizza making heroism that I originally found a bit over the top. In any case, I decided that my pizza making wasn't going to obtain any better on it's own and I purchased the ny states that professional grade, high gluten flour along with diastatic malt powder are essential to awesome pizza dough. So I held off awhile because that was annoying. I could search a bunch of the kind of flours called for on Amazon, as well as the malt powder, but they weren't all on Amazon Prime and I didn't wish to have pay shipping on 4 various 5 pound bags of flour. However, on Tony's website,[...], Tony sells sample packs of assorted flours and throws in a little packet of the malt powder. The person I contacted there was super helpful and accommodating and I placed my order. Then I created a batch of the Master Recipe dough, which Tony gives as a sort of lesson for your first attempt. It took 3 days, but I could tell right away it was various from my old dough recipe. It was lighter, bubblier, softer and stickier. On the third day I barely required to stretch it- I was able to softly press it to the correct size in a min or en there was the taste. You know people say "it's even better than what you can obtain in a restaurant?" but it never really is? THIS IS! Seriously- my 8 year old noticed! My husband, who thought the whole need for me to order 15 pounds of flour through the mail was a scam, literally ate his words. Not only was the crust tender and delicate, the flavor was incredible! Nuanced! I created something with nuances!! I right away emailed the nice man who helped me choose flours from Tony's store to thank him, and he told me that once I graduate the next step, which is the dough using the starters, it will create it even better. I can't imagine. I can't wait.If you wish to create amazing pizza, obtain this book. Yes, you will need to order unique ingredients and buy unique supplies. You will need to invest time and refrigerator space. Suck it up! It's worth it!

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    The Pizza Bible: The World's Favorite Pizza Styles, from Neapolitan, Deep-Dish, Wood-Fired,Sicilian, Calzones and Focaccia to New York, New Haven, Detroit, and more review [Book]  2018-1-30 18:1

    the book is well written,easy to understand, Ihave learned a lot reading the book. If you are serious about Pizzza or just wish to create amazing pizza then this is a must have book. I whole heartly recommend this book to any on interesed in the craft. The book sure clarified a lot of thingss about making pizza

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    The Pizza Bible: The World's Favorite Pizza Styles, from Neapolitan, Deep-Dish, Wood-Fired,Sicilian, Calzones and Focaccia to New York, New Haven, Detroit, and more review [Book]  2018-1-30 18:1

    Amazing for fancy pizza, but if you wish a pizza cookbook, with just the primary types, such as pepperoni, cheese, etc maybe look elsewhere. I also found to a lot of ingredient recommendations for specific expensive brands that are obscure with no listing of alternatives. Most of these ingredients must be ordered online as there are not available locally.

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    The Pizza Bible: The World's Favorite Pizza Styles, from Neapolitan, Deep-Dish, Wood-Fired,Sicilian, Calzones and Focaccia to New York, New Haven, Detroit, and more review [Book]  2018-1-30 18:1

    Amazing info from a true pro!!!!! A lot of various styles with proper methods and ingredients.if you have a favorite pizza style the pizza bible will support you learn how to create it

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    The Pizza Bible: The World's Favorite Pizza Styles, from Neapolitan, Deep-Dish, Wood-Fired,Sicilian, Calzones and Focaccia to New York, New Haven, Detroit, and more review [Book]  2018-1-30 18:1

    Steps through the rationale behind how to create amazing dough. This is an indispensable tutorial for the amateur pizza maker, and should be the starting point and constant reference in your quest of viewing online videos and searching through countless recipes to create that excellent pie

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    The Pizza Bible: The World's Favorite Pizza Styles, from Neapolitan, Deep-Dish, Wood-Fired,Sicilian, Calzones and Focaccia to New York, New Haven, Detroit, and more review [Book]  2018-1-30 18:1

    The photo's and instructions in this book are phenomenal. It has all the recommended ingredients, tricks and hints you will ever need to create the best pizzas of your life! The relief for me is that I will never need another pizza cookbook to test and cram into my book case. The only slight deflection I can give this book is that my book cameto me damaged. It must of got dropped on the binder portion of the book during shipping. Lucky for me I happen to have a book repair kit. I think the construction of the book itself (primarily the hard binder) should of been created of more durable material. Oh well, as much as I'll use it, that worn look of an often used cookbook will soon be prevalent anyway.

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    The Pizza Bible: The World's Favorite Pizza Styles, from Neapolitan, Deep-Dish, Wood-Fired,Sicilian, Calzones and Focaccia to New York, New Haven, Detroit, and more review [Book]  2018-1-30 18:1

    This is the only book you should buy and I've owned countless pizza making books. The Fresh York style pizza recipe shines!

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    The Pizza Bible: The World's Favorite Pizza Styles, from Neapolitan, Deep-Dish, Wood-Fired,Sicilian, Calzones and Focaccia to New York, New Haven, Detroit, and more review [Book]  2018-1-30 18:1

    I love this book. Clear instructions, with multiple recipes with and without starters. Amazing comments on ingredients and how each is appropriate to various styles. Amazing pictures throughout. I was disappointed by the Greek style of the Northeast US being left out, as that's what I grew up with, but there's PLENTY of other styles to hold me busy for a long, long ny likes the two baking steel approach, which is reflected in his instructions. I like to use one in conjunction with the broiler. No issue adapting either way, bably the best single volume on pizza making out there.

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    The Pizza Bible: The World's Favorite Pizza Styles, from Neapolitan, Deep-Dish, Wood-Fired,Sicilian, Calzones and Focaccia to New York, New Haven, Detroit, and more review [Book]  2018-1-30 18:1

    I've me Tony before at his restaurant in San Francisco..super nice guy and a master at his craft..my pizza bible book had no issues with the binding but it did come with a note about a mistake in the book..no huge deal..I've tried about 100 various pizza dough recipes over the past 13 years and after following the one here in Tony's book I've found my go to dough..yes, it is a bit more work but I found a couple of shortcuts and the dough still comes out fantastic..for those interested in making pizza dough in one hour this book isn't for you..it's only for the serious pizza lover..

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    The Pizza Bible: The World's Favorite Pizza Styles, from Neapolitan, Deep-Dish, Wood-Fired,Sicilian, Calzones and Focaccia to New York, New Haven, Detroit, and more review [Book]  2018-1-30 18:1

    Pizza aficionado's dream book! very informative book on pizza making, and clear, step by step instructions in amazing detail to create amazing pizza crust.

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    The Pizza Bible: The World's Favorite Pizza Styles, from Neapolitan, Deep-Dish, Wood-Fired, Sicilian, Calzones and Focaccia to New York, New Haven, Detroit, and more review [Book]  2018-6-26 18:0

    In 2011, I took a unbelievable pizza making class in Fresh York City's Small Italy, and I've been making decent pizza at home since then. However, after 5 years, I found I wasn't getting any better at stretching out my pizza dough, and the quality of my pizza dough itself wasn't always consistent. Frustrated, I took The Pizza Bible out of the library and was immediately attracted to the lush pictures of every type of pizza I'd ever heard of and some that I hadn't, (St. Louis style? Cincinnati Red?) I was a small place off by some of the writing. As 11-time Globe Pizza Champ, there are at least 11 recipe intros of pizza making heroism that I originally found a bit over the top. In any case, I decided that my pizza making wasn't going to obtain any better on it's own and I purchased the ny states that professional grade, high gluten flour along with diastatic malt powder are essential to awesome pizza dough. So I held off awhile because that was annoying. I could search a bunch of the kind of flours called for on Amazon, as well as the malt powder, but they weren't all on Amazon Prime and I didn't wish to have pay shipping on 4 various 5 pound bags of flour. However, on Tony's website,[...], Tony sells sample packs of assorted flours and throws in a little packet of the malt powder. The person I contacted there was super helpful and accommodating and I placed my order. Then I created a batch of the Master Recipe dough, which Tony gives as a sort of lesson for your first attempt. It took 3 days, but I could tell right away it was various from my old dough recipe. It was lighter, bubblier, softer and stickier. On the third day I barely required to stretch it- I was able to softly press it to the correct size in a min or en there was the taste. You know people say "it's even better than what you can obtain in a restaurant?" but it never really is? THIS IS! Seriously- my 8 year old noticed! My husband, who thought the whole need for me to order 15 pounds of flour through the mail was a scam, literally ate his words. Not only was the crust tender and delicate, the flavor was incredible! Nuanced! I created something with nuances!! I right away emailed the nice man who helped me choose flours from Tony's store to thank him, and he told me that once I graduate the next step, which is the dough using the starters, it will create it even better. I can't imagine. I can't wait.If you wish to create amazing pizza, obtain this book. Yes, you will need to order unique ingredients and buy unique supplies. You will need to invest time and refrigerator space. Suck it up! It's worth it!

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    The Pizza Bible: The World's Favorite Pizza Styles, from Neapolitan, Deep-Dish, Wood-Fired, Sicilian, Calzones and Focaccia to New York, New Haven, Detroit, and more review [Book]  2018-6-26 18:0

    I've been making pizza for about 20 years, with beautiful amazing success (at least, that's what my family and guests have told me). Recently, I bought Ken Forkish's "The Elements of Pizza" in the hopes of taking my pizza skills to a fresh level. Shortly after, I bumped into "The Pizza Bible," and bought that too. I learned a lot from both this and the Forkish book, but this one is my hands-down favorite of the two. Gemignani tells you in the clearest fashion, WHY he does things the method he does them. That gives you a deeper understanding of what you are doing, helps you figure out precisely what he's telling you to do, and gives you the confidence to experiment with shortcuts or other modifications. This stands in sharp contrast to Forkish, who often tells you what to do but not why, and when the instructions are less than transparent (e.g., Forkish's description of how to ball the dough), it's impossible to figure out what he means. Another major contrast between Gemignani's book and Forkish's book is that Gemignani is very efficient - he doesn't repeat himself much. He gives you lots of info in the "Master Class" section of the book, and subsequently he gives briefer instructions, on the assumption that you learned something from executing the class. In contrast, Forkish is highly redundant, repeating a lot of of the instructions in every recipe. You could probably distill Forkish's book into one that is half as long. Gemignani provides a comprehensive tour of a lot of various pizza styles, with a couple of recipes for each style. So, why do I say, don't create this your first book? The issue here is that Gemignani is a craftsman, and he wants every reader to be a craftsman. (His motto is, "Respect the Craft.") That means pizza doughs that take 3-5 days to concoct, and having not one pizza stone, but two, and having both a huge and small-volume digital scale. And it's true, all this craftsmanship does create for a better pizza. But even without a single digital scale, and with only one stone, and using a recipe with a dough rise-time of only a couple of hours, you can still create a pizza that will be competitive with most national chain high-quality pizzerias, and will simply whip the pants off a low-quality chain like Pizza Hut. Yes, your pizzas may sometimes be shaped a like Australia (or worse, Africa), and in a side-by-side taste try your 2-hour dough won't be as amazing as a 3-day dough, but they will still be great. Also, there are a lot of amazing pizza topping possibilities that involve only a few ingredients, yet you might not think of yourself. A beginner will benefit from a book that provides a lot of suggestions (like red onion, potato, pancetta, and fontina!). The recipes here - while terrific - are extremely esoteric, complex, and often reference obscure artisan brands, which will be either tough to obtain, or it will be impossible to know what would be an appropriate substitute. Begin with a book like Evan Kleiman's "Angeli Caffe Pizza Pasta Panini" (out of print, but still available, latest time I checked), which gives you a easy dough and a lot of recipes. Fall in love with making your own pizza, then graduate to this book.

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    The Pizza Bible: The World's Favorite Pizza Styles, from Neapolitan, Deep-Dish, Wood-Fired, Sicilian, Calzones and Focaccia to New York, New Haven, Detroit, and more review [Book]  2018-6-26 18:0

    I bought the ebook/Kindle ver when it was on sale for $1.99.Well worth it. This is a REAL cookbook. From a true English-speaking American chef, writing for an American audience. Not one of the junk/fake, poorly-translated, "borrowed"-recipe features a bunch of dough recipes, both with yeast, and with a yeast/starter combination. Deep dish dough recipes ere are also several sauce recipes.I like the fact that the book covers the major genres of pizza: American, Sicilian, Napolitano, Chicago, Margherita, flat, etc.

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    The Pizza Bible: The World's Favorite Pizza Styles, from Neapolitan, Deep-Dish, Wood-Fired, Sicilian, Calzones and Focaccia to New York, New Haven, Detroit, and more review [Book]  2018-6-26 18:0

    Just recently purchased an outdoor Blackstone Pizza Oven and this book was recommended to me.....this book is amazing, has everything in it that you need to know about making all kinds of amazing pizza and is my favorite Pizza cookbook now. He lists everything you need to buy from the tools to the awesome ingredients and lists locations where to search them! Highly recommend this book for anyone interested in making authentic Italian pizza, I’m having a blast with this awesome book!

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    The Pizza Bible: The World's Favorite Pizza Styles, from Neapolitan, Deep-Dish, Wood-Fired, Sicilian, Calzones and Focaccia to New York, New Haven, Detroit, and more review [Book]  2018-6-26 18:0

    Buy it now. If you wish to create better pizza than a lot of of the pizza restaurants out there at home then this book is for you. My husband just attended Tony's Gemignani's International School of Pizza. He says Tony shared his restaurants recipes with out a doubt it is ny may have tweaked them a small since the book came out like any chef who wants to serve the best, and you may not obtain identical results in your home oven since it can't obtain as hot. However, this is the meal he sells. The book will create your pizza better. You will need to practice and obtain a few fresh tools for your kitchen like a pizza peel and a stone or pair of pizza steels, but you will create amazing pizza,

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    The Pizza Bible: The World's Favorite Pizza Styles, from Neapolitan, Deep-Dish, Wood-Fired, Sicilian, Calzones and Focaccia to New York, New Haven, Detroit, and more review [Book]  2018-6-26 18:0

    In case you never took an interest in any aspect of the pizza business for the latest couple of decades, Tony Gemigniani is THE MAN. He has made a successful collection of pizza restaurants over about 20 years, he has been involved in developing commercial pizza ovens and methods, singlehandedly made and dominated dough spinning competitions and if all that wasn't enough, he went to Italy and bested every pizza maker in the globe (the first time the Italians were beaten) in making authentic Pizza Napoletana. There is nobody else whose veins carry as much pizza sauce as is is the one pizza book that covers just about every dozens of pizza out there, which toppings go on which style pizza, and even crafting the ingredients. Included are methods and recipes for NY-style thin crust, midwest cracker crust, Chicago-style deep dish, Napoletana-style, Sicilian, focaccia, grilled, rolled, and stuffed pizzas. There is even a cast iron skillet pizza. This 300 page book dares to dive into all of the regional variations of pizza in both the US and Italy. The breadth is beautiful addition to pizza crafting there are recipes and methods for a wide dozens of doughs (including pre-fermented and sourdough), sauces, mozzarella, cheese blends; hell, he even gets into sausage making and a bunch of ways to stretch dough. The book is peppered throughout with tips, unique ingredients, and methods that Tony has developed and discovered over his decades of commercial and private expertise.I have been making beautiful amazing pizza at home for years, so I waffled on buying this book. Now that I have it, I am sure it will end up dog-eared and covered in 00 flour and tomato e photography will obtain you drooling like Pavlov's dog. This is a reference book with a soul for home pizzaiolos. Amazing job Tony.

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    The Pizza Bible: The World's Favorite Pizza Styles, from Neapolitan, Deep-Dish, Wood-Fired, Sicilian, Calzones and Focaccia to New York, New Haven, Detroit, and more review [Book]  2018-6-26 18:0

    Internalize the first 39 pages (through the Ten Commandments of pizza dough) and you will be able to create pizza crust better than any you have tasted. Be willing to obtain plenty of good, super high gluten flour, create sure you have an oven capable of going into the 500° to 550° range, obtain the ingredients he suggests, have a digital kitchen scale, then, at least for the first few times, do EXACTLY what he writes. Dough takes two days so if your party is Saturday, most of the job gets done Thursday. It's delectable. Toppings and variations come later but that's just icing.

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    The Pizza Bible: The World's Favorite Pizza Styles, from Neapolitan, Deep-Dish, Wood-Fired, Sicilian, Calzones and Focaccia to New York, New Haven, Detroit, and more review [Book]  2018-6-26 18:0

    Received the book two days ago (kindle) and couldn't place it down. I skipped over a lot of the recipes, not because they were not good, but because at this time I'm only interested in the Neapolitan Pizza. Tony gives some of the best instructions i've read in the 10 Pizza books i own. If fact, I was considering going to his Pizza school, but at $1,000 a day for 5 days, I decided to wait for his book. I PE-ordered it two Months only suggestion that would create it better in the e-book, is have a link to his web website or you-tube, that would present videos of the kneeling process, how to flatten the dough ball, etc. I keep a eBook on golf the other day that did this and I though it was great. He talked about how to chip around the green and had a link to a video showing his method. We all know a picture is worth a 1,000 words, bu a video is worth 10,000 words.I've had a hard time understanding several points in the book and a video would clear it up.I still give this book 5 stars because it deserved it.

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    The Pizza Bible: The World's Favorite Pizza Styles, from Neapolitan, Deep-Dish, Wood-Fired, Sicilian, Calzones and Focaccia to New York, New Haven, Detroit, and more review [Book]  2018-6-26 18:0

    I have had a few niche cookbooks that I wanted to chuck because they focus on using only this specific ingredient and only this oil etc.. In a lot of ways this cookbook is the same. You need to invest in pizza stones and specialized pans if you wish to do a number of pizzas. The only flour I could search locally was Caputo. All the other flours I required to order. I cannot search locally any of the sauces or canned tomatoes he refers too. Once you have everything together, that needed a fair bit of substitutions, the recipes are simple to follow and the results are perfect. It tutorials you through the dough prep, how to shape the dough and sauce recipies. I like that he has the history of certain pizza styles. It adds to the fun of the book. I do want he had adjusted a few recipies for more standard pans and ingredients but if your really into pizza this is a amazing book to get.

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    The Pizza Bible: The World's Favorite Pizza Styles, from Neapolitan, Deep-Dish, Wood-Fired, Sicilian, Calzones and Focaccia to New York, New Haven, Detroit, and more review [Book]  2018-6-26 18:0

    Tony Gemignani is a professional pizza maker, and he strives for perfection and authenticity. Therefore, he sources ingredients only available to the trade, and uses processes and techniques to make pizzas as faithful to the originals as possible. But, here's a case where the amazing can be the opponent of the good. I gave this book to a mate (who is far less experienced with baking and pizzas than I am) before I fully delved into it, because a first blush seemed so promising. However, he has been so intimidated by Gemignani's approach that he has yet to create a single pizza (he's owned the book for over two months; he's started out three times, only to be deterred by the recipe). Even I am place off by some of the content, such as skimpy toppings and dough that takes 72 hours to make. 72 hours?! Puh-leeze. Pizza is supposed to be fun, not a commitment. That being said, there are some amazing ideas here, just be prepared to use your own judgment for modifications. If you're going to follow the recipes exactly, prepare for a workout. For more casual pizza-makers, I recommend one of James McNair's much more accessible pizza : as others have mentioned, there are plenty of typos, a lot of not listed on the insert card, and the book often arrives damaged, as did my first one. Fortunately amazon returns are painless.

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    Pocket New World review [App]  2018-11-9 13:0

    "I love this game" Best pokemon android game ever! Only problem I can't play with my LTE internet only with Home Wireless connection please fit that I wish to be able to play anywhere with my LTE.

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    Pocket New World review [App]  2018-11-9 13:0

    The graphics are are okay, just a small to pixelated makes it hard to read. One more thing.......Why are we forced to use an ULTRA ball on a CATERPIE?!?!?

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    Pocket New World review [App]  2018-11-9 13:0

    I like the concept and game, but since I never played pokemon blue, or them old classics, i was never able to obtain into it it. But nice overal

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    Pocket New World review [App]  2018-11-9 13:0

    Not sure what to think of this..dont care for the idle android game play, but it is Pokemon and the Retro Style just a various playing format.

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    Pocket New World review [App]  2018-11-9 13:0

    It's amazing so far and surprisingly has Pokemon n it rather than knockoff versions of Pokemon I only got one question and issue and that's idk how to save my progress

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    Pocket New World review [App]  2018-11-9 13:0

    I would love to test the android game but I cant seem to log into the servers. just perpetually loads until it fails.

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    Pocket New World review [App]  2018-11-9 13:0

    Laggs to much but it's a amazing android game I love it.

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    Pocket New World review [App]  2018-11-9 13:0

    Do anyone know if this android game let you to trade Pokemon

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    Pocket New World review [App]  2018-11-9 13:0

    I really like this android game it's fun

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    Pocket New World review [App]  2018-11-9 13:0

    I love the play style

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    Pocket New World review [App]  2018-11-9 13:0

    Smells of a unlicensed rip off of the Pokemon android games with pay to victory features thrown in instead of amazing Pokemon gameplay.

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    Pocket New World review [App]  2018-11-9 13:0

    haven't played yet but it's going to be grate

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    Pocket New World review [App]  2018-11-9 13:0

    Great. Android game

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    Pocket New World review [App]  2018-11-9 13:0

    Follow nanoscpic_chungles on ig

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    It cool

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    Gucci android game

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    Pocket New World review [App]  2018-11-9 13:0

    It is a amazing android game

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    Not good

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