River Queens by Alexander Watson

River Queens: Saucy boat, stout mates, spotted dog, America by Alexander Watson Stars: *** Orange Frazer Press (2018) Travel/Memoir 320 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review.  Summary: Two men and a spotted dog restore a vintage Chris-Craft motor yacht and launch across the American Heartland from Texas… Read More »

Shift Happens by Margot Genger

Shift Happens: a memoir by Margot Genger Stars: ***** Bowker (2018) Memoir/Travel 327 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links.  Summary Short Version: The author takes us on a tour of her past as a truck driver across the USA in the… Read More »

This Does Not Leave This House

This Does Not Leave This House: The Heartbreaking True Story by Julie Coons Stars: **** Createspace (2018) Memoir/Abuse 194 pages Summary: How does a little girl survive an abusive mother, Catholic school, rape, and a near-death experience? Raised by an abusive, narcissistic mother (who once tried to trick her into having an abortion), Julie Coons was also… Read More »

Lessons From Life by Steven M. Darter

Lessons From Life: Four Keys to Living With More Meaning, Purpose and Success by Steven M. Darter Stars: **** CreateSpace (2018) Memoir/Christian/Personal Growth 242 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: In his deeply personal memoir, Steve Darter asks himself the… Read More »

Dark Chains by LaTasha “Tacha B.” Braxton

Dark Chains: a little girl’s journey through decades of pain by LaTasha “Tacha B.” Braxton Stars: ***** Create-Space (2018) Memoir/Abuse 250 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary:  Dark Chains is an inspirational and spiritual book about a misguided young girl… Read More »

3 Hour Dad by Adam T Hourlution

3 Hour Dad: Reading is Believing by Adam T. Hourlution Stars: *** Self Published Kindle Book (2018) Memoir 30 pages (short story) Disclosure: I received a copy of this book for review. Summary: What would you do if you were suddenly told you were going to be a mum or dad without any notice? How… Read More »

Loving Lindsey by Linda Atwell

A Book Review of Loving Lindsey: Raising a Daughter with Special Needs by Linda Atwell Stars: ***** She Writes Press (2017) Memoir Summary: Linda Atwell and her strong-willed daughter, Lindsey―a high-functioning young adult with intellectual disabilities―have always had a complicated relationship. But when Lindsey graduates from Silverton High School at nineteen and gets a job… Read More »