The Indie Corner

   Welcome to The Indie Corner! As you may know, The Serial Reader (aka me) is open to receiving Advance Reading Copies and Review Copies of books. Soon after I've been listed on The Indie View, I got a huge amount of authors reaching me out asking for a shout-out on major platforms as Amazon,…

Are You A Self-Help Addict?

Don't Get A Job, Live Your Dream, by Scott Haug Did you know that the self-help represents a $11 billion per year industry in the U.S. alone? Surprised? Well, don't be! Self-improvement is the goal of everyone in some ways, we all strive to make tomorrow a little bit better than today;…

College Education: Is It Still Worth It?

  We are talking about education at the Serial Readers Book Club on Goodreads. While reading Academically Adrift: Limited Learning on College Campuses by Richard Arum and Josipa Roksa I questioned myself if society and parents around the world aren't making a huge mistake by encouraging every student to get a college education. Young people -fresh out…

Wanna Be A Writer?

Paper Hearts, by Beth Revis With the economy going down and a lot of downsizing here and there, you found yourself playing with the crazy idea of becoming a writer. The publishing industry might have changed but, thanks God it still runs pretty good. You've done some research and, to your great surprise,…

Goal Setting for Teens

What Do You Really Want? How to Set a Goal and Go for It! A Guide for Teens, by Beverly K. Bachel Being productive and well organized isn't just for adults. Today more than ever teens have to learn how to manage time, set goals and make the best out of it. This book is…

Get Smarter Now

Smarter. Faster. Better, by Charles Duhigg Three magic words: Smarter, Faster and Better. I'm sold, I need this book! As a newbie into the world of blogging, I'm trying to make my voice heard while blabbing about what I know best, books. Be an active blogger means I have to post…

Design Your Day Be More Productive, Set Better Goals, and Live Life On Purpose, by Claire Diaz-Ortiz

I’m a professional procrastinator. Seriously, I have my own talent doing everything at the very last second. Unfortunately, managing to get any project, assignment or job done within 5 minutes of the deadline is not a satisfying experience and can be quite stressful. “Design your Day” is based on easy concepts…