MWSA Member

News about an MWSA member(s).

2012 MWSA Awards

MWSA 2012 Award Winners 

Founders Award

  • Medals, Flags and Memories by Stacey & John Holley

Presidents Award

  • Terry Gould
  • Chris Wyatt
  • Jim Greenwald

Author of the Year

  • Michael Angley

Historical Fiction

  • Project Seven Alpha  by Leland "Chip" Shanle Jr.    Gold Medal
  • A Passel of Hate by Joe Epley   Silver Medal
  • The Power and the Glory by William C. Hammond   Silver Medal

Her Own Vietnam

When twenty-one year old Della Brown stepped off the airplane in 1969, the heat and smells of Vietnam rocked her. An army nurse, she had no idea of the hell she had stepped into.

Title: Her Own Vietnam
Lynn Kanter 
Category: Literary Fiction
Reviewed by Bob Doerr

ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): 0991355520

Author(s) Mentioned: 
Kanter, Lynn


Ingenious plot and timely topic. Iran and the nuclear deal dominates the news. In Pulse the reader will be drawn into the story and possibility of a nuclear conflict.

Title: Pulse
Author: Robert Cook
Category: Thriller/Mystery
Reviewed by: D.J. Farinacci
ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): 1626342474

Author(s) Mentioned: 
Cook, Robert

Higher Ground

Wild Indians, notorious outlaws, General Custer, Bat Masterson, and Wild Bill Hickok all in one book - Fantastic!  With six guns a blazing, and the Texas Rangers in hot pursuit, this book is a bona fide page turner!

Title: Higher Ground
McKendree Long
Book Category: Historical Fiction
Reviewed by Bob Doerr

ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store):160653100X

Author(s) Mentioned: 
Long, McKendree