Race War: America’s Worst Nightmare by La-Temus Marshall

Race War: America’s Worst Nightmare La-Temus Marshall Outskirts Press (2011) ISBN 9781432767204 Reviewed by Carol Hoyer, PhD, for Reader Views (5/11)   In “Race War” the author has presented an excellent story about what would happen if certain powerful lawmakers decide to change the constitution due to the fact that many races would feel more … More Race War: America’s Worst Nightmare by La-Temus Marshall

Plato’s Apology of Socrates: A New Translation, in the Style of a Cinematic Novella by Steve Kostecke

Plato’s Apology of Socrates: A New Translation, in the Style of a Cinematic Novella Steve Kostecke CreateSpace (2011) ISBN 9781456490614 Reviewed by Richard R. Blake for Reader Views (4/11)   “Plato’s Apology of Socrates: A New Translation, in the Style of Cinematic Novella” is a unique and innovative approach to introducing classic literature to a … More Plato’s Apology of Socrates: A New Translation, in the Style of a Cinematic Novella by Steve Kostecke

Minorities Deceived: The Sherman Turner Story Part I by Sherman L. Turner

Minorities Deceived: The Sherman Turner Story Part I Sherman L. Turner AuthorHouse (2010) ISBN 9781452043890 Reviewed by Joseph Yurt for Reader Views (5/11)   “Every time I went to a new town or village (in Buffalo, NY) on a contracting job, I had to take the Master Plumber test again; each location in the suburbs … More Minorities Deceived: The Sherman Turner Story Part I by Sherman L. Turner

Many Blessings: A Tapestry of Accomplished African American Women by Sonnee Weedn, PhD

Many Blessings: A Tapestry of Accomplished African American Women Sonnee Weedn, PhD Chispa Publishing (2011) ISBN 9780983277606 Reviewed by Olivera Baumgartner-Jackson for Reader Views (12/11)   When I moved to the USA a good decade ago, I got immediately immersed in the African-American community. Living in New Orleans will do that to you for sure, … More Many Blessings: A Tapestry of Accomplished African American Women by Sonnee Weedn, PhD

Making a Meal of It: Sex in Chinese and Western Cultural Settings by Jui-shan Chang

Making a Meal of It: Sex in Chinese and Western Cultural Settings Jui-shan Chang Outskirts Press (2011) ISBN 9781432768218 Reviewed by William Phenn for Reader Views (12/11) This is a good informative book that begins with the author’s narrative of her educational endeavors and how she became involved with the writing of this book. Her … More Making a Meal of It: Sex in Chinese and Western Cultural Settings by Jui-shan Chang

Little Princes: One Man’s Promise to Bring Home the Lost Children of Nepal by Conor Grennan

Little Princes: One Man’s Promise to Bring Home the Lost Children of Nepal Conor Grennan William Morrow (2010) ISBN 9780061930058 Reviewed by Joseph Yurt for Reader Views (2/11) “The fund-raisers were the first moments I realized I was actually going to do this. I had to stand up in front of fifty people who had … More Little Princes: One Man’s Promise to Bring Home the Lost Children of Nepal by Conor Grennan

Kenya: Rehabilitation: The Sherman Turner Story Part II by Sherman L. Turner

Kenya: Rehabilitation: The Sherman Turner Story Part II Sherman L. Turner AuthorHouse (2010) ISBN 9781452071596 Reviewed by Joseph Yurt for Reader Views (5/11)   At the conclusion of his book, “Minorities Deceived: The Sherman Williams Story Part I,” federal minority contractor Sherman L. Williams suffered a massive, debilitating and paralyzing stroke. It wasn’t long, after … More Kenya: Rehabilitation: The Sherman Turner Story Part II by Sherman L. Turner

Journey for Freedom: Defection from Communist Czechoslovakia by Peter Vodenka

Journey for Freedom: Defection from Communist Czechoslovakia Peter Vodenka Journey for Freedom (2010) ISBN 9781616588168 Reviewed by Carol Hoyer, PhD, for Reader Views (8/11) Just when I think I have read all I can on Communism and Hitler, I find something else that makes me realize I haven’t. Many individuals do not believe tragic actions … More Journey for Freedom: Defection from Communist Czechoslovakia by Peter Vodenka

Imagine: Ideas that Challenge the Status Quo by Alex Sangha

Imagine: Ideas that Challenge the Status Quo Alex Sangha AuthorHouse (2010) ISBN 9781449095154 Reviewed by Marissa Libbit for Reader Views (5/11)   “Imagine: Ideas that Challenge the Status Quo” by Alex Sangha is a collection of opinions known as “Big Ideas” shared by the author.  In the first main section titled “Controversies,” Sangha discusses hot … More Imagine: Ideas that Challenge the Status Quo by Alex Sangha