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.

For God and Country

Sequels always seem to be a letdown! Readers will be diappointed, this the third in the series improves and expands the story. If you don't have the first two you will shortly after reading this one.

For God and Country
by Mark Bowlin
Book Category: Historical Fiction
Reviewed by Robert Schaeffer
ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): 1612547974

Author(s) Mentioned: 
Bowlin, Mark

Girl That Swam to Atlantis, The

Gabriella’s childhood naivety and insecurities vanish as she comes to understand racial prejudice and is compelled find her mother.

The Girl That Swam to Atlantis
by Elle Thornton
Book Category: Historical Fiction
Reviewed by Joe Epley
ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): 1466431687

Author(s) Mentioned: 
Thornton, Elle

Meltdown

Total Package! Chef Francis Hamit has brewed a great one. Soviet spies, terrorists and a nuclear power plant. Boiled together into a wild edge of your seat thriller.

MELTDOWN
by Francis Hamit
Book Category: Thriller/Mystery
Reviewed by Bob Doerr
ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): B007R6M6MU

Author(s) Mentioned: 
Hamit, Francis

Wandering Warrior, A

The Tortoise & the Hare - Times were slower in the 12th. century. Enjoy the climb (read) to the top, and a fast paced finale that will both educate and take your breath away, enjoy!

A Wandering Warrior
by Harry Gilleland
Book Category: Historical Fiction
Reviewed by Dick Geschke
ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): 0985266198

Author(s) Mentioned: 
Gilleland, Harry

Spanky: A Soldier's Son

"Spanky: A Soldier's Son" will resonate with young adult readers and parents alike. It's a touching, intelligent read.

Spanky: A Soldier's Son
by Sue LaNeve
Book Category: Children Ages 12 and Under
Reviewed by Cathryn Prince
ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): 0983986517

Author(s) Mentioned: 
LaNeve, Sue

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