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.

Corrales Writing Group 2014 Anthology

A box of chocolates in words. Variety, the core of an anthology, and they come alive in this volume, offering something for all.

Title: Corrales Writing Group 2014 Anthology
Author: Pat Walkow, Jim Tritten, Jasmine Tritten, Don Reightley, Tom Neiman, Sandi Hoover, & Chris Allen
Category: Anthology
Reviewed by: Bill McDonald
ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): 

Author(s) Mentioned: 
Walkow, Pat
Tritten, Jasmine
Tritten, Jim
Reightley, Don
Neiman, Tom
Hoover, Sandi
Allen, Chris

Corrales Writing Group 2013 Anthology

Anthologies are the "spice of life" filled with stories to make one laugh, cry, and wander down memory lane.

Title: Corrales Writing Group 2013 Anthology
Author: Sandi Hoover, Tom Neiman, Don Reightley, James Tritten, Pat Walkow & Leon Wuskup
Category: Anthology
Reviewed by: Bill McDonald
ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): 1492748773

Author(s) Mentioned: 
Hoover, Sandi
Neiman, Tom
Reightley, Don
Tritten, James
Walkow, Pat
Wiskup, Leon

Young Soldiers Amazing Warriors: Inside One of the Most Highly Decorated Battalions of Vietnam

Not  just another Vietnam book! The author makes you part of the story, you will feel as close to combat as one can get without ever being there.

Title: Young Soldiers Amazing Warriors: Inside One of the Most Highly Decorated Battalions of Vietnam 
 Author: Robert H. Sholly
Category: History
Reviewer: Bill McDonald
ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): 

Author(s) Mentioned: 
Sholly, Robert H.

Medic Against Bomb: A Doctor's Poetry of War

A look at war through a doctors eyes. Compelling poetry.
 
Title: Medic Against Bomb: A Doctor's Poetry of War
Author: Frederick Foote
Category: Poetry
Reviewed by: Joyce Gilmour
ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): 0991386116

Author(s) Mentioned: 
Foote, Frederick

Shadows of Combat: Poetry about the Vietnam Era

 

Poetry told by two young men who lived the experience. Officers Candidate School, European duty, and finally in Vietnam. It is a view of the military experience through two pairs of eyes.

Title: Shadows of Combat: Poetry about the Vietnam Era
Author: Richard C. Geschke and Robert A. Toto
Category: Poetry (Audible Book)
Reviewer: Mike Mullins
ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): B00FXW58TS

Author(s) Mentioned: 
Geschke, Richard C.
Toto, Robert A.

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