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.

Marilyn Monroe: On the Couch: Inside the Mind and Life of Marilyn Monroe

Much has been written and rumored about Marilyn Monroe. This is a refreshing and new look at her troubled life.

Marilyn Monroe: On the Couch: Inside the Mind and Life of Marilyn Monroe
by Alma H. Bond, Ph.D.
Book Category: Historical Fiction
Reviewed by: Dick Geschke

ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): 1610881087

Author(s) Mentioned: 
Bond, Alma

SOLDIERING ON - FINDING MY HOMES Memoir of an Army Brat

Ten Army schools and fifteen homes - the usual! Author makes a late-life, current day return to Okinawa to reflect and compare personal and war history. The true family history revealed while searching for homes gone by.

Soldiering On - Finding My Homes Memoirs of an Army Brat
by Christine Kriha Kastner
Book Category: Memoir
Reviewed by: Hodge Wood

ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): 9781456741853

Author(s) Mentioned: 
Kastner, Christina Kriha

"Endowed by Their Creator": A Collection of Historic American Military Prayers 1774-Present

This historic collection of American military prayer spans 1774 to the present and contains 280 uniquely American prayers.

i>"Endowed by Their Creator": A Collection of Historic American Military Prayers 1774-Present
by Colonel Ronald D. Ray
MWSA Category: Spiritual/Religious
Reviewed by: Dick Geschke

ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): 0984940928

Author(s) Mentioned: 
Ray, Colonel Ronald D.

Fade to Black

Welcome to Jacks "dream." A phychological thriller that will keep you up and wondering if it is you that is dreaming.

Fade to Black
by Jeffrey Wilson
Book Category: SciFi/Fantasy/Horror
Reviewed by: Jack Zerr

ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): 1936564858

Author(s) Mentioned: 
Wilson, Jeffrey

Where's Charlie? Memories from a Time of War, 1965-68

A memoir written through the eyes of reality by a soldier that lived it.

Where's Charlie? Memories from a Time of War, 1965-68
by Tim Soyars
Book Category: Memoir
Reviewed by: jim greenwald

ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): 1462014941

Author(s) Mentioned: 
Soyars, Tim

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