Bean Camp to Briar Patch-Life in the POW Camps of Korea and Vietnam was just announced as the winner in the history category by the 2014 Pacific Book Awards. This follows awards of Grand Prize winner in the 2013 Great Midwest Book Festival, Silver Medalist in the 2013 Stars and Flags Book Awards, and Finalist in the 2013 USA Best Book Awards. The book is the only single source for information on all the major POW camps holding Americans in both the Korean and Vietnam wars. There is much more to the story than the Hanoi Hilton. The book is available through Amazon and from the author at
It takes a thief to catch a thief. And Randolph Cavanaugh is just the man.
Mixed Company: First in Decent Men Series
by Andy Horne
Book Category: Thriller/Mystery
Reviewed by: B. N. Peacock
ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): 0989372286/a>
Bad choices, misspent trust, and perceived rejection fuel the protagonist, John Alveraz, on a journey of self-destruction and ultimate personal truth.
by Glenn Starkey
Book Category: Mystery/Thriller
Reviewed by: Sandra Miller Linhart
ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): 1458211029
The title of the book says it all. Valor in Vietnam tells individual, compelling and true stories of Honor, Courage and Sacrifice from soldiers, Marines, aviators and others who served in Vietnam.
Valor in Vietnam: Chronicles of Honor, Courage and Sacrifice: 1963 - 1977
by Allen B. Clark
Book Category: Biography
Reviewed by Darlene M Iskra
ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): 1612000959