Book Review: Wood, Luck & Survival

Title: Wood, Luck & Survival Author: Reuven Govrin Genre: Historical, Memoir Rating: 4 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. How could Max and his father possibly have survived the Holocaust when so many did not?! This story is the journey of the author and his brother […]

Book Review: Love Lost in the War by Orit Raz

Title: Love Lost in the War Author: Orit Raz Genre: Historical Fiction Rating: 4,5 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Israel loves Paula, but they are separated in their struggle to survive World War II Israel and Paula are teens living in Biala Podlaska, Poland, on […]

Book Review: Four Winds of Love by Danny Caspi

Title: Four Winds of Love Author: Danny Caspi Genre: Historical Fiction Rating: 4 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Do you really know your parents? Their loves? Their lives? Their secrets? Can a child ever recover lost memories and finally know the truth about his parents? […]

Book Review: The Word of Abusz Werber by Michel Werber

Title: The Word of Abusz Werber Author: Michel Werber Genre: Biographical, Historical Fiction, World War II Rating: 5 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. The extraordinary life story of Abusz Werber before, during and after the Second World War Abusz Werber grew up in Poland from […]

Book Review: Kedesha by Ohad Pele Ezrahi

Title: Kedesha: A Timeless Tale of a Love Priestess Author: Ohad Pele Ezrahi Genre: Middle-Eastern, Ancient World, Historical Fiction, Romance, Historical Romance Rating: 4 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Sacred sexual rituals bring Tara’s soul to the ancient Temple of Astarte Tara is a young […]

Book Review: I’m Not From Around Here by Ishai Klinowsky

Title: I’m Not From Around Here Author: Ishai Klinowsky Genre: Memoir, Hisotrical Rating: 4,5 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. What could have led to an encounter between such an unsuitable couple as my parents? This book is a fascinating life diary, in which reality surpasses […]

Book Review: Sleep my Valley by Ruth Netzer

Title: Sleep My Valley Author: Ruth Netzer Genre: Historical, Literary Fiction, Biographical Rating: 4,5 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Ruth is alone and desolate as her world falls apart A lonely child on an Israeli kibbutz, Ruth watches painfully as her family falls apart. Her […]

Book Review: In First Person by Lucy Paz

Title: In First Person Author: Lucy Paz Genre: Historical, Autobiography Rating: 4 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Alice is thrilled with her new baby, but then war looms on the horizon Since her baby was born Alice was in a permanent state of euphoria.She could […]

Book Review: Sacred Legacy (Branded Trilogy #3) by Kat Flannery

Title: Sacred Legacy (Branded Trilogy #3) Author: Kat Flannery Genre: Historical / Western / Paranormal Romance Age Group: Adult Rating: 4,5 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by Enchanted Book Promotions in exchantge for an honest review. Tsura is a Chuvani, and with that comes great power… Desperate to escape the memories that haunt her, […]

Book Review: Two Princes and a Queen

Title: Two Princes and a Queen Author: Shmuel David Genre: Memoirs, Historical Rating: 4 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Imagine having to flee for your life from the Nazis on a rundown river-boat! Hanne is the teenaged son of a well-off Jewish family living a […]