Category Archives: History

“Hunting Charles Manson” by Lis Wiehl with Caitlin Rother

HUNTING CHARLES MANSON Lis Wiehl with Caitlin Rother Nelson Books (2018) ISBN 9780718092085 Reviewed by Carol Hoyer for Reader Views (7/18) “Hunting Charles Manson” by Lis Wiehl provides an extraordinary look inside the psyche of Charles Manson and his Family. It never ceases to … Continue reading

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“Lost in the Woods: Building a Life Up North” by Richard Hill

LOST IN THE WOODS: BUILDING A LIFE UP NORTH Richard Hill Gale Force Press (2016) ISBN 9780981737140 Reviewed by Kimberly Luyckx for Reader Views (5/18) What first attracted me to this book was its title, “Lost in the Woods: Building a Life … Continue reading

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“Concrete Steps” by Larry C. Kerpelman

CONCRETE STEPS Larry C. Kerpelman Pratt Brook Communication, LLC (2017) ISBN 9781942545484 Reviewed by Carol Hoyer for Reader Views (4/18) In “Concrete Steps: Coming of Age in a Once-Big City,” author Larry C. Kerpelman takes us back to his old neighborhood in … Continue reading

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“Why They Stay: Sex Scandals, Deals and Hidden Agendas of Nine Political Wives” by Anne Michaud

WHY THEY STAY: SEX SCANDALS, DEALS AND HIDDEN AGENDAS OF NINE POLITICAL WIVES Anne Michaud Ogunquit-NY Press (2017) ISBN 9780997663310 Reviewed by Kimberly Luyckx for Reader Views (11/17) Anne Michaud, acclaimed journalist and author of “Why They Stay: Sex Scandals, Deals and … Continue reading

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“No Reply” by Pamela Sampson

NO REPLY: A JEWISH CHILD ABOARD THE MS ST. LOUIS AND THE ORDEAL THAT FOLLOWED Pamela Sampson Pamela Sampson (2017) ISBN 9780692812693 Reviewed by Carol Hoyer for Reader Views (7/17) “No Reply” by Pamela Sampson is the emotional and historical memoir of … Continue reading

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“Turbulent Times: The Remarkable Life of William H. Seward” by Stephen G. Yanoff

TURBULENT TIMES: THE REMARKABLE LIFE OF WILLIAM H. SEWARD Stephen G. Yanoff AuthorHouse (2017) ISBN 9781524685584 Reviewed by Ben Green for Reader Views (07/17) “Turbulent Times: The Remarkable Life of William H. Seward” by Stephen G. Yanoff is a remarkable book about … Continue reading

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“The Bone War of McCurtain County” by Russell Ferrell

THE BONE WAR OF MCCURTAIN COUNTY Russell Ferrell Rabelais Publishing (2017) ISBN 9780983355151 Reviewed by Carol Hoyer for Reader Views (7/17) Article first published as Book Review: ‘The Bone War of McCurtain County’ by Russell Ferrell on Blogcritics. “The Bone War of … Continue reading

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