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

Inspired Design (First Edition) by Roxanne Hughes Packham and Hannah Packham

Inspired Design (First Edition) Roxanne Hughes Packham and Hannah Packham Inspired Design Publications (2010) ISBN 9780984456307 Reviewed by Irene Watson for Reader Views (12/11)   Article first published as Book Review Inspired Design (First Edition) by Roxanne Hughes Packham and Hannah Packham on Blogcritics. “As women, nurturing our families is the most important job we … More Inspired Design (First Edition) by Roxanne Hughes Packham and Hannah Packham

Henry Ford’s Moving Picture Show: An Investigator’s Guide to the Films Produced by the Ford Motor Company, Volume One, 1914-1920 by Phillip W. Stewart

Henry Ford’s Moving Picture Show: An Investigator’s Guide to the Films Produced by the Ford Motor Company, Volume One, 1914-1920 Phillip W. Stewart pms press (2011) ISBN 9780981744476 Reviewed by Olivera Baumgartner-Jackson for Reader Views (5/11) “Henry Ford’s Moving Picture Show: An Investigator’s Guide to the Films Produced by the Ford Motor Company, Volume One, … More Henry Ford’s Moving Picture Show: An Investigator’s Guide to the Films Produced by the Ford Motor Company, Volume One, 1914-1920 by Phillip W. Stewart

33 Days: Touring In A Van. Sleeping On Floors. Chasing A Dream. by Bill See

33 Days: Touring In A Van. Sleeping On Floors. Chasing A Dream. Bill See Lulu (2011) ISBN 9780557758814 Reviewed by Marty Shaw for Reader Views (4/11)   I wasn’t really expecting much from “33 Days” because the band, Divine Weeks, didn’t exactly set the world on fire, so how exciting could a story about their … More 33 Days: Touring In A Van. Sleeping On Floors. Chasing A Dream. by Bill See