Book Review: The Hooligans of Kandahar by Joseph Kassabian

Title: The Hooligans of Kandahar Author: Joseph Kassabian Genre: Nonfiction, War Memoir Age Group: Adult Rating: 4,5 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by Enchanted Book Promotions in exchange for an honest review. During the peak years of the Afghanistan War, a group of soldiers is dropped by helicopter into the remote mountains outside of […]

Boook Review: Courage and Grace by Yoseph Komen

Title: Courage and Grace Author: Yoseph Komen Genre: Historical, Memoir, Nonfiction Age Group: Adult Rating: 4,5 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. A family’s unbelievable survival in the face of the Holocaust Yoseph and Itzhak Komem are two young Jewish brothers hiding under fake Catholic identities […]

Book Review: The Big Jump by Shmuel Cohavy

Title: The Big Jump Author: Smuel Cohavy Genre: Nonfiction, Memoir Age Group: Adult Rating: 4 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by Enchanted Book Promotions in exchange for an honest review. A life in short stories In The Big Jump, Shmuel Cohavi narrates charming and memorable moments from his life. The stories touch upon growing […]

Book Review: Raking Light From Ashes by Relli Robinson

Title: Raking Light From Ashes Author: Relli Robinson Genre: Nonfiction, Memoir Age Group: Adult Rating: 4,5 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by Enchanted Book Promotions in exchange for an honest review. Find light in the darkest hour Lala, a young Jewish girl, loses her entire family during the dark days of the Holocaust in […]

Book Review: Are You There, Krishna?

Title: Are You There Krishna, It’s Me Reshma. Or Rachel. Or Whatever.; Essays on Talking to Ghosts, Accosting Celebrities, One-night Stands Gone Wrong, Sexism, Race, and First-Generation Woes Author: Rachel Khona Genre: Memoir / Humor Rating: 4 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by Enchanted Book Promotions in exchange for an honest review. Rachel knew […]

Book Review: A Simple Life by Giora Amir

Title: A Simple Life Author: Giora Amir Genre: Nonfiction Rating: 5 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by Enchanted Book Promotions in exchange for an honest review. Autobiographic memories from the Holocaust in Slovakia Giora Amir was born in Czehoslovakia in 1928. When the country was divided in 1939 into German protectorate in Bohemia and […]

Book Review: Vittoria by Dafna Vitale Ben Bassat

Title: Vittoria Author: Dafna Vitale Ben Bassat Genre: Memoir, Historical Rating: 4 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by Enchanted Book Promotions in exchange for an honest review. Love and remorse in the midst of war Vittoria Vitale was born to a noble Jewish family in the north of Italy at the very same year […]

Book Review: We Never Left You by Beth and Rick Olsen

Title: We Never Left You Authors: Beth and Rick Olsen Genre: Non-Fiction / Memoir / Inspirational Age Group: Adult Rating: 5 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by Enchanted Book Promotions in exchange for an honest review. After unspeakable tragedy, one couple must forge their own path to healing in the bittersweet true story, We […]

Book Review: 10 Bits of Wisdom from the Shoe Shine Guy by John Early

Title: 10 Bits of Wisdom from the Shoe Shine Guy Author: John Early Genre: Spiritual / Inspirational Age Group: Adult Rating: 4 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by Enchanted Book Promotions in exchange for an honest review. John Early worked in the corporate world for over 25 years. From the outside looking in, it […]

Book Review: Taxi Driver to Doctor by Derek J. Ambrose

Title: Taxi Driver to Doctor Author: Derek J. Ambrose Genre: Biography / Inspirational Age Group: Adult Rating: 4 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by Enchanted Book Promotions in exchange for an honest review. The journey of an ordinary person with learning constraints, disease affected rising to the top of personal and academic achievement, against […]