Official Review: Something Happened Today by Paul E. Kotz

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Re: Official Review: Something Happened Today by Paul E. Kotz

Post by PixieClaw » 12 Oct 2018, 12:02

This book sounds like one I should actually get ahold of and read given my current situation. Maybe the author will find an editor and have it rereleased. Thanks for the review.

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Post by Holuwatimzy » 12 Oct 2018, 12:03

I love the concept of this book,there is a lot to benefit from it,it boosts confidence and makes one believe in one's self...I think the author did a great work

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Post by LizzyDavies » 12 Oct 2018, 12:07

This book is filled with fun descriptions of unexpected experiences that all bring insights to the author. It is easy to relate to many of these chance encounters and tap into your own experiences and reflections. I have known the author for years and see his positive outlook on life and his giving nature on every page. It is a good reminder to embrace the spontaneous experiences that await us every day and find the positive in them. It also encourages us to make a positive impact on others.

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Post by jcoad » 12 Oct 2018, 12:11

Sounds like a great "pick me up" book for when you are feeling down. I can always use some good humor in my day. Thanks for the review and I'll look out for those commas!

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Post by SammiArch » 12 Oct 2018, 12:12

I enjoyed Chicken Soup books when I was younger so was looking forward to reading this book, however, I don't think I could overlook poor editing. Thanks for the honest review!
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Post by Gikonyo Caroline » 12 Oct 2018, 12:14

My type of book, to inspire, challenge and motivate me to stay positive to the present especially today when something truly negative happened to me unjustly. Great review

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Post by asere_maryanne » 12 Oct 2018, 12:16

I love books that make my day inspired. I will probably read this in a day or two. Thank you for the review.

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Post by T_stone » 12 Oct 2018, 12:23

A good self-help book filled with sections that helps motivate a reader. Glad you could get past the few errors, to at least enjoy the book. Good review.
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Post by Katherine Smith » 12 Oct 2018, 12:29

I have read Chicken Soup for the teenage soul and I liked it a lot. I am glad that someone is continuing with this format with their own life lessons. I think that the rating of this book is fair since there were so many grammatical errors. I hope that before the book is published there is a final read through to catch all of these mistakes.
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Post by Miss_BeckyG » 12 Oct 2018, 12:42

I love books with relatable, inspirational or feel good stories. The author includes lessons he has learned, humorous incidents, apropos sayings and cute stories in this book. I'd definitely pick this book for my library, once the errors are addressed. Great #BOTD
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Post by Kajori50 » 12 Oct 2018, 12:46

Yes, sometimes there comes a day when we just don't feel like it. Like you, I think this Chicken Soup of a book would be a great read then.

Thank you for the insightful review.

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Post by Cher432 » 12 Oct 2018, 12:58

As someone who sometimes does get the feeling of just tapping out for just a little bit, this book sounds like it could be quite useful to me. I always enjoy it when authors use their life experiences to drive home a point. Congrats on BOTD.

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Post by Sushan » 12 Oct 2018, 13:02

This book reminded me of another book which I have reviewed previously, "And then I met Mageret". I liked that one a lot so, I assume that will be the same for this. I will give this a try and see. Congratulations on being BOTD
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Post by Cardinalsparrow » 12 Oct 2018, 13:03

In spite of the error, I think it's indeed a very resourceful book. The concept of the book is really good. Thanks for the insightful review.

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Post by rusyalana » 12 Oct 2018, 13:05

The stories in the book really describe events, actions and ideas that are important in life and many people can find the answers to their questions. I like the story "Let the Light Emerge" that the reviewer is telling us about. If something seems too difficult then we should look at it at a different angle and make it easy/ Congratulations on becoming BOTD!

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