Book of the Week – Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother

From New York Times Book Review

Week of February 14, 2011

Synopsis:  BATTLE HYMN OF THE TIGER MOTHER by Amy Chua (Penguin Press $25.95) Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother.  Chua, Amy (Author) “Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother” is an awe-inspiring, often hilarious, and unerringly honest story of one mother’s exercise in extreme parenting, revealing the rewards–and the costs–of raising her daughters the Chinese way.

Jimmy Fallon “Thank You Notes” – Hot Off The Presses

Jimmy Fallon, Host of Late Night With Jimmy Fallon, Comedian, Actor, Musician and former Cast Member of SNL adds Author to his resume with his new book “Thank You Notes” now available on book stands everywhere.  Fallon, well known for his impersonations, has elevated gratitude to a whole new level with his clever and hilarious “Thank You” segments, complete with the musical accompaniment of his TV band The Roots.

Fallon, usually the first to laugh, shows his guests a good time with a variety of silly games and even offers home viewers a chance to participate by writing to him via Twitter when he sends out a hashtags alert.  Trust me, get the book, watch the show and follow Jimmy on Twitter at twitter.com/#!/@jimmyfallon.  Let me know what you think.  You’ll be glad you did.