“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 Hidden Agendas of Nine Political Wives,” details a compelling account of couples in the public … More “Why They Stay: Sex Scandals, Deals and Hidden Agendas of Nine Political Wives” by Anne Michaud

“Jacked Up and Unjust” by Katherine Irwin and Karen Umemota

JACKED UP AND UNJUST Katherine Irwin, Karen Umemota University of California Press (2016) ISBN 9780520283039 Reviewed by Carol Hoyer for Reader Views(5/17) If you love to read research or clinical data, “Jacked Up and Unjust” by Katherine Irwin and Karen Umemota is the book for you. It is an academic research book that revolves around troubled teens In … More “Jacked Up and Unjust” by Katherine Irwin and Karen Umemota

“SWIFT Act: Swift Action for Permanent Recovery” by Buck Marshall

SWIFT ACT: SWIFT ACTION FOR PERMANENT RECOVERY Buck Marshall CreateSpace (2016) ISBN 9781530583188 Reviewed by Susan Violante for Reader Views (2016) Article first published as Book Review: ‘SWIFT Act: Swift Action for Permanent Recovery’ by Buck Marshall on Blogcritics. “SWIFT Act: Swift Action for Permanent Recovery” by Buck Marshall couldn’t have been better timed as … More “SWIFT Act: Swift Action for Permanent Recovery” by Buck Marshall

“Small Government My A**” by Kevin Loesch

SMALL GOVERNMENT MY A** Kevin Loesch Outskirts Press (2015) ISBN 9781478739036 Reviewed by Paige Lovitt for Reader Views (06/15) Typically, I avoid books about politics like the plague. However, when I saw the title of this book, “Small Government My A**” my attention was caught. I decided to give it a shot and I am … More “Small Government My A**” by Kevin Loesch

“Presidential Declarations” by Douglas J. Wood

PRESIDENTIAL DECLARATIONS Douglas J. Wood CreateSpace (2015) ISBN 9781508806318 Reviewed by Sheri Hoyte for Reader Views (03/16) “Presidential Declarations” is a political thriller by Douglas J. Wood that follows the career of Samantha “Sam” Harrison, a conservative Republican, and former Governor of Virginia. After two disheartening political races, Sam reconsiders her political aspirations, setting her … More “Presidential Declarations” by Douglas J. Wood

Fidel Castro’s Agricultural Follies by Jose Alvarez, PhD

FIDEL CASTRO’S AGRICULTURAL FOLLIES Jose Alvarez, Ph.D. Jose Alvarez (2014) ISBN 9780988914261 Reviewed by Susan Violante for Reader Views (2014) Being a Venezuelan with a BA in Political Science who migrated to the US before Chavez, I was very interested in reading “Fidel Castro’s Agricultural Follies” by Jose Alvarez, Ph.D., as I was eager to … More Fidel Castro’s Agricultural Follies by Jose Alvarez, PhD

Albanian: Social and Philosophical Thinking of the 30’s Neo-Albanianism by Irena Nikaj

ALBANIAN: SOCIAL AND PHILOSOPHICAL THINKING OF THE 30’S NEO-ALBANIANISM Irena Nikaj AuthorHouse (2013) ISBN 9781477281826 Reviewed By Susan Violante for Reader Views (1/14) Article first published as Book Review: ‘Albanian’ by Irena Nikaj on Blogcritics. “Albanian” by Irena Nikaj is the result of the author’s doctoral dissertation research and analysis of the Social and Philosophical … More Albanian: Social and Philosophical Thinking of the 30’s Neo-Albanianism by Irena Nikaj

The Power of the Poppy: Harnessing Nature’s Most Dangerous Plant Ally by Kenaz Filan

The Power of the Poppy: Harnessing Nature’s Most Dangerous Plant Ally Kenaz Filan Park Street Press (2011) ISBN 9781594773990 Reviewed by Irene Watson for Reader Views (3/11) “Approximately 7,500 years ago agricultural communities began to develop along the basin of the Danube River. Within less than two hundred years they had spread to what would … More The Power of the Poppy: Harnessing Nature’s Most Dangerous Plant Ally by Kenaz Filan