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 Hiruni Bhagya 81 » 15 Mar 2019, 09:07

I'm not fan of a self-help books. But the rapid pace might help readers. I don't think this is the book for me. But thanks for the lovely review.

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Post by bb587 » 15 Mar 2019, 09:07

This sounds like an optimistically thought-provoking book. I love finding the happy in the mundane. It's especially sweet that the author wrote this for his daughters.
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Post by Lynnj » 15 Mar 2019, 09:09

Something happened today by Paul E. Kotz.

I love the book. It tackles what we encounter in our daily life. In life we need those who will encourage us. And not everyone you meet in life will have the spirit of gentility.
Am so encouraged. Thanks to the author and congrats!

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Post by cindyr2416 » 15 Mar 2019, 09:13

This book sounds very inspirational. Something that will make you think about the greatness around us. I like that it is a fast read but something that will leave you uplifted. It’s sweet that this is written for his daughter. I will put this in my list to read.

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Post by Lunastella » 15 Mar 2019, 09:14

We all need a little encouragement in life, once and again and I'm glad this book offers some uplifting stories that can be read even when you have little time. I find very valuable that these are personal experiences, they're often easier to relate than abstract concepts, at least for me.
Thanks for your enthusiastic review!

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Post by Ferdinand_otieno » 15 Mar 2019, 09:20

This is an inspirational self-help non-fiction book with humorous short stories that are motivational. The book is free on Kindle Unlimited and has a unique OnlineBookClub review that summarized the book perfectly. I rated it 4 out of 4 stars. Congrats @paulekotz on the BOTD.

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Post by Ferdinand_otieno » 15 Mar 2019, 09:21

This is an inspirational self-help non-fiction book with humorous short stories that are motivational. The book is free on Kindle Unlimited and has a unique OnlineBookClub review that summarized the book perfectly. I rated it 4 out of 4 stars. Congrats @paulekotz on the BOTD.

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Post by diana lowery » 15 Mar 2019, 09:23

Reading your review makes me want to download this book. I was particularly tempted when you mentioned it was written by a teacher and that it appeared to be professionally edited. As an English teacher, I have a hard time enjoying a book, no matter how engrossing it is, if grammar errors keep distracting me.

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Post by Anjali+1 » 15 Mar 2019, 09:42

I completely enjoyed your review😊 A perfect blend of information, inspiration and humour. I think your review justified the title and even author's objective. Thank you!! Your review insisted me to read the book.😄

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Post by sanjus » 15 Mar 2019, 09:44

A nice collection of eighty stories drawn from personal experiences of the author in the book "Something Happened Today" by Paul E. Kotz, which tells about the things that can bring us happiness. This book inspires us to be happy by the little things that could to make us contented.
life is only knowing the unknown, we can do this by reading books easily

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Post by angiejack456 » 15 Mar 2019, 09:50

I appreciate a book that helps us look for everyday miracles. I especially love that he wrote it for his daughters. Thanks for your review that explains the book well.

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Post by Amyra27 » 15 Mar 2019, 09:56

I downloaded the free sample on Amazon but I was very disappointed to know that the free sample actually does not include any of the actual reading part of the book. I was looking forward to atleast reading the sample of the book.

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Post by Rayasaurus » 15 Mar 2019, 09:57

This seems like an infinitely useful book. I love it when an author’s personality shines through their work! Thank you for the review!

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Post by Kister Bless » 15 Mar 2019, 10:02

Am intrigued by Something Happened Today: A Collection of the Unexpected by Paul E. Kotz which was inspired by Kotz’s desire to leave something inspiring for his daughters to read the fact that it's based on a real story. I will try it out. Great review!

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Post by Kelli Marcella » 15 Mar 2019, 10:03

This sounds like a book everyone should read! I'll have to put it in my library of Want To Read Books and pull it out whenever I need a pick me up. Thanks for your wonderful review.

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