Category Archives: book review

Why Post-War Reintegration is Hard

   “When Angels Wept” In World War I it was labeled “shell shock.” In World War II it was known as “battle fatigue.” Today most of us familiar with the term “post-traumatic stress disorder.” No matter what the label, it … Continue reading

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Deployment Book for Kids – Giveaway

In April, the National Center for Youth Issues published the children’s book: Deployment- One of Our Pieces is Missing. This is the best children’s book about deployment that I have come across during my time as a military spouse.  It covers … Continue reading

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Where the Water Meets the Sand- Book Review

This is a wonderful, easy to read, memoir. When I first started reading it, I forgot it was a memoir, it read so much like the prose of a novel.   Once I was reminded that it is a true story, … Continue reading

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Spartan Fit- New Book and Race Giveaway

Spartan Race founder Joe DeSena is coming out with a sequel to his bestselling book, Spartan Up! – Spartan Fit! 31 Days. Transform your Mind. Transform Your Body. Commit to Grit. No Gym Required. A 31-day workout and diet plan … Continue reading

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Book Review, The Best Place on Earth, By Ayelet Tsabari

The Best Place on Earth, by Ayelet Tsabari is an intriguing collection of short stories about a very diverse group of Mizrahi Jews in Israel.  The characters run the full spectrum to encompass all walks of life and travel round the … Continue reading

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Book Review: Multiple Listings, By Tracy McMillan

Family drama ensues when Nicki’s ex-con father suddenly comes to visit…and stays.  The action keeps the reader turning the pages of this novel from successful TV writer Tracy McMillan. Nicki is a home appraiser and a single mom whose boyfriend … Continue reading

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