Leora’s Letters: The Story of Love and Loss for an Iowa Family During World War II

The day the second atomic bomb was dropped, Clabe and Leora Wilson’s postman brought a telegram to their acreage near Perry, Iowa. One son was  already in the U.S. Navy before Pearl Harbor had been attacked. Four more sons worked with their father, tenant farmers near Minburn until, one by one, all five sons were … More Leora’s Letters: The Story of Love and Loss for an Iowa Family During World War II

Sally’s Cafe and Bookstore – Christmas Book Fair – #Writers Denise O’Hagan, #Familydrama Christa Polkinhorn, #Poetry Miriam Hurdle, #Thriller Iain Kelly, #Writers Harmony Kent

Originally posted on Smorgasbord Blog Magazine:
Welcome to this year’s Christmas book fair where I will be sharing the books of all the authors on the shelves of the Cafe and Bookstore with their most recent review in the last six months. I will be selecting authors at random so that there is something for…

Sally’s Cafe and Bookstore – Christmas Book Fair – Guest Post – Kevin Cooper – Tripartite On Reviews

Originally posted on Smorgasbord Blog Magazine:
Delighted to welcome author and book reviewer Kevin Cooper as a guest to talk about book reviews and I am sure you will find it very helpful as I did. Part One – The Five-Star Review The five-star review is probably one of the easiest reviews to write no…