Books by Sandy Balfour

Sandy Balfour is the author of two previous books, Pretty Girl in Crimson Rose (8) and, most recently, Nursing America.

Released: Feb. 1, 2005

"A thin piece that too often reads like a press release."
Television journalist Balfour (Pretty Girl in Crimson Rose (8), 2003) paints a laudatory portrait of the nursing profession, briefly sketches a public hospital in perpetual financial crisis, and looks grimly at the society it serves. Read full book review >
Released: March 1, 2003

"A parallel that might have seemed meretricious instead gives pleasing structure and metaphor to a witty, literate, and lucid memoir."
A journalist's demanding, exasperating life on the move finds a kissing cousin in the world of crosswords, one informing the other as he tackles each new development on the road or on the puzzle page. Read full book review >