06. December 2014 · Comments Off · Categories: Cats, How To's, Informational Book, NonFiction, Tammy · Tags: ,

Catification: Designing a Happy and Stylish Home for Your Cat (and You!) by Jackson Galaxy, 291 pages, read by Tammy, on 12/05/2014

catification┬áIdeas from the “Cat Daddy” for making your home more cat friendly and still looking nice. Has ideas that range from expensive to stuff you can make yourself with little or no tools. Also discussed some tips on understanding your cats behavior. Also, gives examples from his tv show, My Cat from Hell.

21. June 2012 · Comments Off · Categories: NonFiction, Tammy · Tags: , ,

Just My Type: A Book about Fonts by Simon Garfield, 356 pages, read by Tammy, on 06/17/2012

Think those are just letters you are reading. Think again. Simon Garfield takes us through the history of different type styles and tells the story of the most common and popular. How type is an artistic medium in it’s own right and can cover meaning and emotion all on it’s own. He also explores the lives of the original typographers the legibility of highway signs and hidden messages in presidential campaign fonts. You’ll never look at text and all of those font style choices the same again.