“Butternut to Bionic” by Tiffany Anderson

BUTTERNUT TO BIONICTiffany AndersonGlass Spider Publishing (2018)ISBN 9781986097321Reviewed by Paige Lovitt for Reader Views (1/2020) I felt useless when my mother had to have her knee replaced. Neither one of us knew what to expect, nor what questions to ask. I was learning as I went along, which was not the best way to go. … More “Butternut to Bionic” by Tiffany Anderson

“Yoga Posts: Building a Steady Yoga Practice One Week at a Time” by Kimberly Luyckx

YOGA POSTSKimberly LuyckxIndependently Published (2019)ISBN 9781098736170Reviewed by Sheri Hoyte for Reader Views (1/2020) “Yoga Posts: Building a Steady Yoga Practice One Week at a Time” by Kimberly Luyckx is an informative, easy-to-follow guide for incorporating yoga and all its physical, mental and spiritual benefits into a daily routine. Intended as a yearlong journey, “Yoga Posts” … More “Yoga Posts: Building a Steady Yoga Practice One Week at a Time” by Kimberly Luyckx

“Conquering Life’s Course: Common Sense in Chaotic Times” by Richard V. Battle

CONQUERING LIFE’S COURSERichard V. BattleOutskirts Press (2019)ISBN 9781977215512Reviewed by Rachel Dehning for Reader Views (1/2020) “Conquering Life’s Course: Common Sense in Chaotic Times” by Richard V. Battle is a self-help book with aspects of common sense and religion mixed in. Wishing to help his audience, as well as his dedicated lady, his daughter, in their … More “Conquering Life’s Course: Common Sense in Chaotic Times” by Richard V. Battle

“Gimme the Familiars” by Jessica Mehta

GIMME THE FAMILIARSJessica MehtaMusehick Publications (2019)ISBN 9781944864491Reviewed by Skyler Boudreau for Reader Views (1/2020) “Gimme the Familiars” by Jessica Mehta is a blend of reimagined mythology in short story format and memoir. Told in alternating chapters, each short story leads into the next piece of memoir, connecting each section of the book into one large, … More “Gimme the Familiars” by Jessica Mehta

“Harnessing Darkness: Expressing Mental Illness through Poetry” by Caleb Woods

HARNESSING DARKNESSCaleb WoodsCaleb Woods (2019)ISBN 9780578531465Reviewed by Susan Violante for Reader Views (01/2020) What hooked me when I picked up “Harnessing Darkness: Expressing Mental Illness through Poetry” by Caleb Woods was the title. We all have a dark side, but how can you control darkness? Woods presents us with a poetic collection of his thoughts, … More “Harnessing Darkness: Expressing Mental Illness through Poetry” by Caleb Woods

“Our Magnificent Afterlife: Beyond Our Fondest Dreams” by C. David Lundberg

OUR MAGNIFICENT AFTERLIFEC. David LundbergHeavenLight Press (2019)ISBN 9780979630811Reviewed by Sheri Hoyte for Reader Views (1/2020) “Our Magnificent Afterlife: Beyond Our Fondest Dreams” by C. David Lundberg is a distinctive, comprehensive book about the afterlife. What happens after we die? This is a question most likely as old as time itself and there is not a … More “Our Magnificent Afterlife: Beyond Our Fondest Dreams” by C. David Lundberg

Daniel: The Age of Dissolution by Peter Pactor

DANIEL: THE AGE OF DISSOLUTIONPeter PactorFriesen Press (2019)ISBN 9781525538889Reviewed by Paige Lovitt for Reader Views (1/2020) “Daniel: The Age of Dissolution,” is the fourth book in the Daniel series by Peter Pactor. In this story, we follow Daniel as he continues to try and warn people about the upcoming Great Depression. The year is 1929, … More Daniel: The Age of Dissolution by Peter Pactor

“Our Prince of Scribes: Writers Remember Pat Conroy” edited by Nicole Seitz and Jonathan Haupt

OUR PRINCE OF SCRIBESEdited by Nicole Seitz and Jonathan HauptUniversity of Georgia Press (2019)ISBN 9780820356853Reviewed by Christine Watson for Reader Views (11/19) “Our Prince of Scribes,” is a compilation of stories about the incredible writer, Pat Conroy written by his fellow writers and friends. The stories span the life of Pat Conroy, revealing a unique … More “Our Prince of Scribes: Writers Remember Pat Conroy” edited by Nicole Seitz and Jonathan Haupt

Interview with Jack Meacham – Author of “Talking Sense about Politics”

TALKING SENSE ABOUT POLITICS Jack MeachamQuaerere Press (2017)ISBN 9780999297605Reviewed by Araceli Noriega for Reader Views (3/19) Jack Meacham grew up in California. He earned degrees in psychology at Stanford University and the University of Michigan and then served in the Peace Corps in Turkey. For several decades, he was a professor of psychology at the … More Interview with Jack Meacham – Author of “Talking Sense about Politics”

“Jesus The Perfect Man in Whom Dwells the Fullness of God” by Jim Taylor

JESUS THE PERFECT MAN IN WHOM DWELLS THE FULLNESS OF GOD Jim Taylor Westbow Press (2015) ISBN 9781490879772 Reviewed by Sheri Hoyte for Reader Views (2/19) How is it possible to know God?  The simple answer is through our faith. But that begs even more questions! In “Jesus The Perfect Man in Whom Dwells the … More “Jesus The Perfect Man in Whom Dwells the Fullness of God” by Jim Taylor