Every Day a Friday

How to Be Happier 7 Days a Week

Non-Fiction - Audiobook
Audio Book
Reviewed on 05/22/2013
Buy on Amazon

This author participates in the Readers' Favorite Book Review Exchange Program, which is open to all authors and is completely free. Simply put, you agree to provide an honest review an author's book in exchange for the author doing the same for you. What sites your reviews are posted on (B&N, Amazon, etc.) and whether you send digital (eBook, PDF, Word, etc.) or hard copies of your books to each other for review is up to you. To begin, click the purple email icon to send this author a private email, and be sure to describe your book or include a link to your Readers' Favorite review page or Amazon page.

This author participates in the Readers' Favorite Book Donation Program, which was created to help nonprofit and charitable organizations (schools, libraries, convalescent homes, soldier donation programs, etc.) by providing them with free books and to help authors garner more exposure for their work. This author is willing to donate free copies of their book in exchange for reviews (if circumstances allow) and the knowledge that their book is being read and enjoyed. To begin, click the purple email icon to send this author a private email. Be sure to tell the author who you are, what organization you are with, how many books you need, how they will be used, and the number of reviews, if any, you would be able to provide.

    Book Review

Reviewed by Brenda Ballard for Readers' Favorite

Societal norm is that Fridays are the best day for people with Monday being the worst. In fact, most heart attacks happen on Mondays! It all comes down to our perspective: how we perceive and handle life as it comes. We can either be empowered or oppressed but either way it is our own choice. "Every Day a Friday" is a daily devotional for 90 days, giving the reader a thought, a scripture and a prayer to contemplate as they begin their day. The theme is to feel God's love in all we do, to not let negativity become our obsession when happiness is just as easily obtained.

The devotionals are short and to the point. There are 90 days' worth and it may take maybe 15 minutes of time at the most each day to refresh our hearts and minds. The author has a wonderful way of bringing clarity to what really matters, giving examples of real time experiences. I chuckled a few times as I saw co-workers and situations that could have been different if only they had this mind set. I highly recommend this devotional series for all age groups, especially teenagers. Small Groups and even family breakfast would be enriched with the words of this book and the scriptures it provides. Being a true optimist, I found the book refreshing and affirming as I realized that many times what I was listening to was exactly what I had recently told someone. It is all about attitude!