Category Archives: Memoir/Biography

“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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“Field of Souls” by Andrew Williams

FIELD OF SOULS Andrew Williams Outskirts Press (2016) ISBN 9781478767671 Reviewed by Carol Hoyer for Reader Views (1/17) “Field of Souls” by Andrew Williams is the story of his family ancestry, inspired by the memory of his mother, Mildred Ponder … Continue reading

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Interview with Marsha Denison, Author of “Grisha’s Loop: My Slavic Saga

INTERVIEW WITH MARSHA DENISON Grisha’s Loop: My Slavic Saga Marsha Samoylenko Denison and Gregoire Ivanovich Samoylenko Outskirts Press (2016) ISBN 9781478778554 Reviewed by David K. McDonnell for Reader Views (12/16) Article first published as Interview: Marsha Samoylenko Denison, Author of ‘Grisha’s … Continue reading

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“Grisha’s Loop” by Marsha Samoylenko Denison and Gregoire Ivanovich Samoylenko

GRISHA’S LOOP Marsha Samoylenko Denison and Gregoire Ivanovich Samoylenko Outskirts Press (2016) ISBN 9781478778554 Reviewed by David K. McDonnell for Reader Views (12/16) “Grisha’s Loop,” also titled “My Slavic Saga,” is authored by Marsha Samoylenko Denison and her father, Gregoire … Continue reading

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“If Truth Be Told: A Monk’s Memoir” by Om Swami

IF TRUTH BE TOLD: A MONK’S MEMOIR Om Swami Black Lotus (2014) ASIN B00RG3MMNC Reviewed by Paige Lovitt for Reader Views (12/16) Article first published as Book Review: ‘If Truth Be Told: A Monk’s Memoir’ by Om Swami on Blogcritics. … Continue reading

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“A Trout Fisherman’s Soul” by Tony Dincau

A TROUT FISHERMAN’S SOUL Tony Dincau Dog Ear Publishing (2016) ISBN 9781457544415 Reviewed by David K. McDonnell for Reader Views (12/16) “A Trout Fisherman’s Soul” by Tony Dincau is an introspective look at a family fishing trip. The trip is … Continue reading

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“Life of Lieutenant Colonel James A. Seals” by Michele Seals McConnell

LIFE OF LIEUTENANT COLONEL JAMES A. SEALS: 100 YEAR OLD PEARL HARBOR SURVIVOR Michele Seals McConnell Outskirts Press (2016) ISBN 9781478780786 Reviewed by Sheri Hoyte for Reader Views (12/16) “Life of Lieutenant Colonel James A. Seals: 100 Year Old Pearl … Continue reading

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