Title and sub-title of my memoir well summarize me: an eccentric wandering financier. From birth and childhood in Nassau, Bahamas, I converted into a typical Ivy Leaguer at Yale Collge ... Read full author bio >
"In this debut memoir of elite education, international finance, and expatriate living, Coulson demonstrates that judicious name-dropping can add spice to an already intriguing life story.. . . A keenly observed and fast-paced memoir."
My childhood was spent in Israel, Germany, and various parts of the US, but I felt something wasn’t right in my family and knew I had to get away ... Read full author bio >
"A very well-documented account of a woman’s search for her missing husband.” (SEARCHING FOR HUGO)
“Rosenthal’s memoir recounts her restless travels and how she came to understand her family’s burden of historical trauma. … Rosenthal tells her story well, with many colorful descriptions of culture, people, foods, and scenery. Illuminating anecdotes and deft character sketches bring her subjects alive. ... The book offers interest as a historical travel narrative as well as autobiography. … An ultimately hopeful journey through hardship. (MISSING INSECTS)"
Ms. Michelle Mouille, a native Texan; is a devoted mother, accomplished martial artist, and entrepreneur. She is president of the Maurice Lamkin Jr. Brain Injury Foundation, a 501 (c)(3 ... Read full author bio >
"AN UNADORNED, HEART-WRENCHING, AND TIMELY TRUE STORY!"
I am an associate professor of political science at the University of Central Arkansas, U.S.A. My teaching interests include comparative politics (e.g., democratization, African politics, and Middle ... Read full author bio >
"An often engaging perspective into the social and political landscape of revolutionary Ethiopia."
Jay Hoyland is the pen name for physician writer James G. Hall, MD. A retired psychiatrist, he published his memoir of a tour of duty in the Medical Corps of ... Read full author bio >
"The narrative alternates between the journal and correlating historical information...An officer caring for soldiers in the field distinguishes this Vietnam account, and the fierce war setting will leave history enthusiasts content."
Rob Dinsmoor has distinguished himself in fiction, nonfiction, and screenwriting. He is the award-winning writer of hundreds of articles on health and medical topics in publications that include Harvard Health ... Read full author bio >
"Dinsmoor has sketched out impressive impressionistic testimony to 1980s creative and partying spirit as well as its sober aftermath."
Lucienne Carasso grew up in Alexandria, Egypt in the nineteen-fifties. After living in Italy and immigrating to the United States, she was elected to Phi Beta Kappa in her junior ... Read full author bio >
"Well-drawn portraits of a childhood from a lost world, the sorrows of exile and the resilience of a people."
Chanel Brenner is the author of Vanilla Milk: a memoir told in poems, (Silver Birch Press, 2014). Her poems have appeared in Poet Lore, Rattle, Cultural Weekly, The Coachella Review ... Read full author bio >
"Through poems and vignettes, Brenner’s moving debut memoir commemorates her son’s death. Brenner began writing poetry in earnest the night 6-year-old Riley died of an arteriovenous malformation brain hemorrhage...These free verse selections, mostly written in complete sentences, rely on alliteration, assonance and striking imagery rather than straight rhyming for impact. Perspective morphs subtly, starting in the third person and moving into a more intimate first-person present, with occasional outbursts of second-person address to Riley...A noteworthy exploration of a parent's grief."
Author Barry Damsky’s saga—of an adventurous soul who started small, worked hard, got some breaks, rose to heights, took numerous falls, and started again down different paths, is ... Read full author bio >
"...a tone similar to those of the late Andy Rooney or Charles Kuralt...An often uplifting collection about life's joys, wonders and quirks, shared by a writer who experienced them all."
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