Category Archives: Memoir/Biography

“Amazing Debi” by Debi Harmon Ferene

AMAZING DEBI: MY SECRET BEFORE AND AFTER BRAIN SURGERY FOR EPILEPSY Debi Harmon Ference Outskirts Press ISBN 9781478782834 Reviewed by Carol Hoyer for Reader Views (12/17) “Amazing Debi” revolves around the author Debi Harmon Ference, who at the age of 18 months … Continue reading

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“But My Brain Had Other Ideas: A Memoir of Recovery from Brain Injury” by Deb Brandon

BUT MY BRAIN HAD OTHER IDEAS Deb Brandon She Writes Press (2017) ISBN 9781631522475 Reviewed by Kimberly Luyckx for Reader Views (11/17) “But My Brain Had Other Ideas: A Memoir of Recovery from Brain Injury” is the story of Deb Brandon’s struggle … Continue reading

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“Adderall Blues” by Brian J. Robinson

ADDERALL BLUES Brian J. Robinson Koehler Books (2017) ISBN 9781633934313 Reviewed by Christine Watson for Reader Views (11/17) “Adderall Blues” by Brian J. Robinson is a memoir of the author’s life dealing with ADHD and all the issues that come with the … Continue reading

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“Backlight: A Fesler Family Chronicle” by Toby Fesler Heathcotte

BACKLIGHT: A FESLER FAMILY CHRONICLE Toby Fesler Heathcotte Mardel Books (2017) ISBN 9780998931005 Reviewed by Carol Hoyer for Reader Views (11/17) “Backlight: A Fesler Family Chronicle” by Toby Fesler Heathcotte is a beautifully written account of the authors endeavor to trace her … Continue reading

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“The Repatriate: Love, Basketball, and the KGB” by Tom Mooradian

THE REPATRIATE: LOVE, BASKETBALL, AND THE KGB Tom Mooradian CreateSpace (2017) ISBN 9781542613613 Reviewed by Carol Hoyer for Reader Views (11/17) Tom Mooradian’s book, “The Repatriate: Love, Basketball, and the KGB,” is one of the most well written, remarkable books I have … Continue reading

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“You Can’t Buy Love Like That: Growing Up Gay in the Sixties” by Carol E. Anderson

YOU CAN’T BUY LOVE LIKE THAT Carol E. Anderson She Writes Press (2017) ISBN 9781631523144 Reviewed by Paige Lovitt for Reader Views (10/17) “You Can’t Buy Love Like That: Growing Up Gay in the Sixties” is a memoir by Carol E. Anderson. … Continue reading

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“A Silent Heritage” by Letitia Obeng

A SILENT HERITAGE Letitia Obeng Goldsear (2008) ISBN 9789988098834 Reviewed by Kimberly Luyckx for Reader Views (10/17) “A Silent Heritage” is an impressive story of one woman’s quest to reach out of her humble surroundings to become a global advocate for the … Continue reading

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