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 and GIveaway The Immortal Seeds: A Tribute to Golden Treasures

Title: The Immortal Seeds: A Tribute to Golden Treasures Author: Sambath Meas Genre: Family Memoir Rating: 4,5 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by Enchanted Book Promotions in exchange for an honest review. This is a story about a father’s dream of escaping a war-torn country in search of stability and freedom, so that his […]

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: $950 Million in 40 Minutes

Title: $950 Million in 40 Minutes Author: Meshulam Riklis Genre: Nonfiction, Memoirs Rating: 4 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. What makes a world-class financial genius tick? Enter the mind of a financial mastermind who started from scratch to build a world-wide business empire. Meshulam Riklis […]

Book Review From Compton to Congress by Walter Tucker III

Title: From Compton to Congress: His Grace for my Race Author: Walter Tucker III Genre: Nonfiction Memoir Rating: 4,5 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by Enchanted Book Promotions in exchange for an honest review. From Compton to Congress reveals shocking criminal charges, based on an FBI Sting, that send Congressman Walter R. Tucker III […]

Book Review: A Girl Called Renee by Ruth Uzrad

Title: A Girl Called Renee Author: Ruth Uzrad Genre: Thriller Rating: 5 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Terrified after her father’s arrest by the Nazis, Ruth flees to Belgium. This is the unbelievable autobiographical story of Ruth Uzrad, a Jewish teenager whose life was turned […]

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 […]

Book Review: Did I Ever Thank You, Sister?

Title: Did I Ever Thank You Sister? Author: Sal Di Leo Genre: Nonfiction Rating: 4,5 stars Purchase: Amazon Review copy provided by Enchanted Book Promotions in exchange for an honest review. Sal Di Leo returns after 30 years to the Catholic orphanage outside Chicago that he and his siblings called home in 1963. This is […]

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 […]