Category Archives: Memoir/Biography

“No Reply” by Pamela Sampson

NO REPLY: A JEWISH CHILD ABOARD THE MS ST. LOUIS AND THE ORDEAL THAT FOLLOWED Pamela Sampson Pamela Sampson (2017) ISBN 9780692812693 Reviewed by Carol Hoyer for Reader Views (7/17) “No Reply” by Pamela Sampson is the emotional and historical memoir of … Continue reading

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“On Angels’ Wings” by Deborah Lynn

ON ANGELS’ WINGS Deborah Lynn Balboa Press (2017) ISBN 9781504375139 Reviewed by Carol Hoyer for Reader Views (8/17) “On Angels’ Wings” by Deborah Lynn is a very emotional read that tells the story of caring for her mother during her Alzheimer’s disease. … Continue reading

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“Sorrows & Songs, One Lifetime – Many Lives” by Janice Wood Wetzel

SORROWS & SONGS, ONE LIFETIME – MANY LIVES Janice Wood Wetzel Fullarton Press (2015) ASINB019CXL9S2 Reviewed by Susan Violante for Reader Views (05/17) Article first published as Book Review: ‘Sorrows & Songs, One Lifetime – Many Lives’ by Janice Wood … Continue reading

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“Whispers in the Windstorm” by Kathryn Danylko

WHISPERS IN THE WINDSTORM Kathryn Danylko Peregrine Productions (2016) ISBN 9780997398397 Reviewed by Paige Lovitt for Reader Views (02/17) In “Whispers in the Windstorm,” Kathryn Danylko takes us along on her journey through breast cancer. As she tells her story, … Continue reading

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“The Thundering Herd” by John E. Peltier

THE THUNDERING HERD John E. Peltier Outskirts Press ISBN 9781478765332 Reviewed by Carol Hoyer for Reader Views (2/17) “The Thundering Herd” is an awe-inspiring memoir looking through the eyes of John E. Peltier growing up in the 1950s and 1960s. … Continue reading

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“Tangled Trails” by W. Floyd Elliott

TANGLED TRAILS W. Floyd Elliott Outskirts Press (2016) ISBN 9781478769088 Reviewed by Paige Lovitt for Reader Views (02/17) W. Floyd Elliott the author, now past his mid-eighties, reminisces about growing up in the 1930s and 1940s in his memoir, “Tangled … Continue reading

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“My Journey Through War and Peace” by Melissa Burch

MY JOURNEY THROUGH WAR AND PEACE Melissa Burch Gaia Press (2016) ISBN 9780989342971 Reviewed by David K. McDonnell for Reader Views (02/17) “My Journey Through War and Peace” by Melissa Burch is the author’s memoir of her experiences in the … Continue reading

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