“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

The Beatles Discography: Volume One-The 60’s by Stephen E. Donnelly

The Beatles Discography: Volume One-The 60’s Stephen E. Donnelly Outskirts Press (2011) ISBN 9781432769246 Reviewed by Joseph Yurt for Reader Views (4/11)   Generally regarded as the “Fourfathers” of the globalization of mainstream pop music, the body of work of the Beatles is immense. It was their prolific output and a fanatical passion for the … More The Beatles Discography: Volume One-The 60’s by Stephen E. Donnelly

The Art of the Roman Catacombs: Themes of Deliverance in the Age of Persecution by Gregory S. Athnos

The Art of the Roman Catacombs: Themes of Deliverance in the Age of Persecution Gregory S. Athnos Outskirts Press (2011) ISBN 9781432774493 Reviewed by Vicki Liston for Reader Views (12/11) Article first published as Book Review: The Art of the Roman Catacombs: Themes of Deliverance in the Age of Persecution by Gregory S. Athnos on … More The Art of the Roman Catacombs: Themes of Deliverance in the Age of Persecution by Gregory S. Athnos

Text-tionary: The Ultimate Decoder of Text Abbreviations by Shirley Slee

Text-tionary: The Ultimate Decoder of Text Abbreviations Shirley Slee AuthorHouse (2010) ISBN 9781452047249 Reviewed by Irene Watson for Reader Views (5/11)   I was thrilled to have the opportunity to review “Text-tionary” because I’m over fifty; in fact, I’m over sixty.  Texting for me is not in the realm of being easy let alone coming … More Text-tionary: The Ultimate Decoder of Text Abbreviations by Shirley Slee

Talk Radio Wants You: An Intimate Guide to 700 Shows and How to Get Involved by Francine Silverman

Talk Radio Wants You: An Intimate Guide to 700 Shows and How to Get Involved Francine Silverman McFarland and Company (2009) ISBN 9780786440337 Reviewed by Irene Watson for Reader Views (2/11)   Francine Silverman has to be commended for providing this extremely beneficial resource for anyone that is even slightly thinking of getting interviewed on … More Talk Radio Wants You: An Intimate Guide to 700 Shows and How to Get Involved by Francine Silverman

Russia’s Prestige: Historical Architecture by Kashif Parvaiz

Russia’s Prestige: Historical Architecture Kashif  Parvaiz Outskirts Press (2010) ISBN 9781432766115 Reviewed by William Phenn for Reader Views (5/11)   This is a very complete and concise volume of Russian architecture by a very talented writer. Mr. Parvaiz does more than just describe the beautiful architecture that is portrayed in the book. He goes the … More Russia’s Prestige: Historical Architecture by Kashif Parvaiz

Paul McCartney’s Solo Music Career 1970-2010: Life, Love, and a Sense of Child-like Wonder: An In-Depth Examination of the Best (and worst) Songs from the World’s Most Successful Singer/Songwriter by John Cherry

Paul McCartney’s Solo Music Career 1970-2010: Life, Love, and a Sense of Child-like Wonder: An In-Depth Examination of the Best (and worst) Songs from the World’s Most Successful Singer/Songwriter John Cherry The Peppertree Press (2010) ISBN 9781936343423 Reviewed by April Sullivan for Reader Views (1/11) John Cherry’s book is a complete account of every song … More Paul McCartney’s Solo Music Career 1970-2010: Life, Love, and a Sense of Child-like Wonder: An In-Depth Examination of the Best (and worst) Songs from the World’s Most Successful Singer/Songwriter by John Cherry