“Romantic Illusions” Book Two – An Affair with Beauty: The Mystique of Howard Chandler Christy by James Philip Head

ROMANTIC ILLUSIONS BOOK TWO – AN AFFAIR WITH BEAUTY: THE MYSTIQUE OF HOWARD CHANDLER CHRISTY James Philip Head North Loop Books (2019) ISBN 9781545635278 Reviewed by Sheri Hoyte for Reader Views (2/19) “Romantic Illusions” is the second book in the An Affair with Beauty trilogy by James Philip Head. An exquisite celebration honoring the life … More “Romantic Illusions” Book Two – An Affair with Beauty: The Mystique of Howard Chandler Christy by James Philip Head

“From Behind: A Peculiar Perspective of People and Places,” by David Jerome

FROM BEHIND: A PECULIAR PERSPECTIVE OF PEOPLE AND PLACES David Jerome Smack Books (2018) ISBN 9780981545936 Reviewed by Susan Violante for Reader Views (1/19) “From Behind: A Peculiar Perspective of People and Places,” by David Jerome is definitely one of the most unique story-telling perspectives I have ever encountered. The author, a writer and photographer, … More “From Behind: A Peculiar Perspective of People and Places,” by David Jerome

“Henry & Glenn Adult Activity & Coloring Book” by Tom Neely

HENRY & GLENN ADULT ACTIVITY & COLORING BOOK Tom Neely Microcosm Publishing (2017) ISBN 9781621069386 Reviewed by Paige Lovitt for Reader Views (05/18) “Henry & Glenn Adult Activity & Coloring Book” by Tom Neely is as described – an activity book purely for adults. While I wouldn’t call the material x-rated, it is still best for adults, … More “Henry & Glenn Adult Activity & Coloring Book” by Tom Neely

“Dance Across the USA” by Jonathan Givens

DANCE ACROSS THE USA Jonathan Givens EPS Pub (2017) ISBN 9780692953709 Reviewed by Kimberly Luyckx for Reader Views (3/18) “Dance Across the USA” is an amazing coffee table size book that is filled with breathtaking photographs displayed in a simple graphic format. All 50 states are represented in this photographic compilation of dance meets environment. The book … More “Dance Across the USA” by Jonathan Givens

“Alcohol Ink Dreamscaping” by June Rollins

ALCOHOL INK DREAMSCAPING June Rollins CreateSpace (2013) ISBN 9781490544441 Reviewed by Paige Lovitt for Reader Views (09/16) I’d never actually heard of alcohol ink or dreamscaping, it was the beautiful cover showing the artist’s work that caught my attention. Because “Alcohol Ink Dreamscaping” by June Rollins is a quick reference guide, I immediately was able … More “Alcohol Ink Dreamscaping” by June Rollins

“Clear Seeing Place” by Brian Rutenberg

CLEAR SEEING PLACE Brian Rutenberg Permanent Green (2016) ISBN 9780997442304 Reviewed by Anna Riley for Reader Views (06/17) In his book, “Clear Seeing Place,” Brian Rutenberg recollects his life, from his upbringing in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, to his current residency in New York. He reminisces about his childhood with wit, and humility from tales … More “Clear Seeing Place” by Brian Rutenberg

“Art as Adornment: The Life and Work of Arthur George Smith” by Charles L. Russell

ART AS ADORNMENT: THE LIFE AND WORK OF ARTHUR GEORGE SMITH Charles L. Russell Outskirts Press (2016) ISBN 9781478743156 Reviewed by Susan Violante for Reader Views (11/16) “Art as Adornment: The Life and Work of Arthur George Smith” by Charles L. Russell is not just a book about art; it is a testament of a … More “Art as Adornment: The Life and Work of Arthur George Smith” by Charles L. Russell

“Doc MacDoodle’s Color Therapy for Grown-Ups: Animals

DOC MAC DOODLE’S COLOR THERAPY FOR GROWN-UPS: ANIMALS Bridget Finnegan Dawdle Publishing LLC (2016) ISBN 9780692647028 Reviewed by Julia Martinec for Reader Views (11/16) If you’re struggling with the Monday blues or just have some built up stress, “Doc MacDoodle’s Color Therapy for Grown-Ups: Animals” by Bridget Finnegan is perfect for you! This adult coloring … More “Doc MacDoodle’s Color Therapy for Grown-Ups: Animals

The Life and Times of the Real Winnie-the-Pooh: The Teddy Bear Who Inspired A.A. Milne by Shirley Harrison

The Life and Times of the Real Winnie-the-Pooh: The Teddy Bear Who Inspired A.A. Milne Shirley Harrison Pelican Publishing (2011) ISBN 9781455614820 Reviewed by Joseph Yurt for Reader Views (9/11) Winnie-the-Pooh – the name alone immediately stirs our memories with its mere mention. For some of us, childhood tag-along adventures among the Hundred Acre Wood, … More The Life and Times of the Real Winnie-the-Pooh: The Teddy Bear Who Inspired A.A. Milne by Shirley Harrison