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.

Hello, Wigwam

Everything that can go wrong will in this Vietnam reflection! Bravery trumps failure. Fantastic war experiences are turned into the story of an 18 year old private.

Hello, Wigwam
by L. John Lawrence
Book Category: Historical Fiction
Reviewed by Hodge Wood
ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): 1940310172

Author(s) Mentioned: 
Lawrence, L. John

Dagger Four Is OK

Ever had a bad day, maybe even a bad week or a bad month? How about spending six years as a POW in the Hanoi Hilton. Now that's some hard time, and it's also the story of Norman Gaddis. A fascinating, must read tale of suffering and survival.

Dagger Four Is OK
by Bill Norris
Book Category: NonFiction: Biography
Reviewed by Donald J. Farinacci
ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): 099154093X

Author(s) Mentioned: 
Norris, Bill

Veterans: Heroes in our Neighborhoods

Take a look around you. Do you recognize those who served our country or lost their lives for us? This book helps our children appreciate the many around us who served.

Veterans: Heroes in our Neighborhoods
by Valerie Pfundstein
Book Category: Non Fiction - Children under 12
Reviewed by Sandra Miller Linhart
ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): 0578135108

Author(s) Mentioned: 
Pfundstein, Valerie