Book Reviews

Reviews of books by MWSA members. Reviews appear in reverse chronological order, with the most recent review posted appearing first.
Note: Some older reviews are being reposted to this site and those will appear out of order.

Evil Deeds: Inspired by Actual Events

A page turning thriller/mystery that will keep you in your seat until the last page. Kidnappings, intrigue, this fast paced book should be in your hands - now!

Title: Evil Deeds: Inspired by Actual Events
Author: Joseph Badal
Category: Thriller/Mystery
Reviewer: Jim Tritten
ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): 0615556892

Author(s) Mentioned: 
Badal, Joseph

Silent Invaders: Combat Gliders of the Second World War

Gliders, the silent invaders of World War ll. The missions they flew and the high price paid. History that will keep you involved until the last page.

Title: Silent Invaders: Combat Gliders of the Second World War 
Author: Gary A. Best
Category: History
Reviewer: Terry Shoptaugh 
ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): 1625450001

Author(s) Mentioned: 
Best, Gary A.

Dare, The

Tree fort, graveyard, bullies, fights, adventures. A book to interest the imagination of all children

Title:      The Dare
Author:  Linda Swink
Category: Children Under 12
Reviewer:  jim greenwald
ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): B00RXZGQVC

Author(s) Mentioned: 
Swink, Linda

Harvesters

A new Revenant-9 spaceship heads out on an intra-gallactic mission to bring back much needed heavy metals. The itinerary of this Pharoah spacecraft will take it to a planet the Pharoans haven't visited in thousands of years - Earth.  Will Earth survive this new encounter?

Title:    Harvesters
Author: David Michaelson 
Genre: 
SciFi/Horror
Reviewer: Bob Doerr
ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): 0991290739

Author(s) Mentioned: 
Michaelson, David

Surrender: September 2, 1945

An opportunity to be at the surrender of the Japanese on September 2, 1945. Feel the emotion from Lt. Cmdr. James L. Starnes Jr USNR (Ret). the Officer of the Deck on the Missouri that day. 

Title: Surrender: September 2, 1945 
Author: Suzanne Simon Dietz & James L. Starnes Jr. 
Genre: Memoir
Reviewer: jim greenwald
ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): 0984139540

Author(s) Mentioned: 
Dietz, Suzanne Simon
Starnes, James L. Jr.

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