Breakdown – Lynn Nanos

  *I received a free copy of this book, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   B.R.A.G. MEDALLION HONOREE Blurb:   When hospitals release seriously mentally ill patients too soon without outpatient follow-up, the patients can end up homeless, jailed, harming others, or even dead. When patients … Continue reading Breakdown – Lynn Nanos

Severed Knot – Cryssa Bazos

  *I received a free copy of this book, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   2019 B.R.A.G. MEDALLION HONOREE Blurb:  Barbados 1652. In the aftermath of the English Civil War, the vanquished are uprooted and scattered to the ends of the earth. When marauding English … Continue reading Severed Knot – Cryssa Bazos

Kaleidoscope – Chariss K. Walker

  *I received a free copy of this book, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   B.R.A.G. MEDALLION HONOREE   Blurb:  KALEIDOSCOPE IS MIKE LEWIS'S GIFT AND CURSE 44-year-old geophysicist, Michael Lewis has a boring, mundane life, with one exception: He can see horrifying visions of … Continue reading Kaleidoscope – Chariss K. Walker

Jane the Quene -Janet Wertman

  *I received a free copy of this book, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   B.R.A.G. MEDALLION HONOREE   Blurb:  All Jane Seymour wants is a husband; but when she catches the eye of a volatile king, she is pulled deep into the Tudor court’s … Continue reading Jane the Quene -Janet Wertman

Rebels Against Tyranny – Helena Schrader

  *I received a free copy of this book, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   B.R.A.G. MEDALLION HONOREE     Blurb:  Emperor Frederick II, called "enlightened" by historians yet decried as a despot by contemporaries, unleashes a civil war that tears the Holy Land apart. … Continue reading Rebels Against Tyranny – Helena Schrader

Nineteen Hundred Days – Florence Osmund

  *I received a free copy of this book, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   2018 B.R.A.G. MEDALLION HONOREE       Blurb:  When twelve-year-old Ben’s parents don’t come home from work one day, he doesn’t know what to think—they’ve shown lack of responsibility before, … Continue reading Nineteen Hundred Days – Florence Osmund

Stuff – George Graybill

  *I received a free copy of this book, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   B.R.A.G. MEDALLION HONOREE   Blurb:  From Archimedes’ bathtub to Schrödinger’s cat, the reader follows the dramatic and humorous events in the history of the ongoing struggle to understand the basic … Continue reading Stuff – George Graybill

They Called Me Margaret – Florence Osmund

  *I received a free copy of this book, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   2018 B.R.A.G. Medallion Honoree   Blurb:  Margaret Manning has spent the better part of her life conforming to the expectations of other people—first her father, then her husband. To break … Continue reading They Called Me Margaret – Florence Osmund

Berlin Butterfly: Ensnare – Leah Moyes

  *I received a free copy of this book, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   RECIPIENT OF THE B.R.A.G. MEDALLION Blurb:  Stay or flee? Life or family? An impossible choice.  It's Aug 13, 1961, in Berlin Germany. Nationale Volksarmee soldiers roll barbed wire across the … Continue reading Berlin Butterfly: Ensnare – Leah Moyes

Taurok’s Vengeance – J. D. Lakey

  *I received a free copy of this book, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   2018 B.R.A.G.Medallion Honoree Blurb:  Five hundred years of war have just come to a bloody end in one great catastrophic blast. Who won? Taurok is not sure. It was not … Continue reading Taurok’s Vengeance – J. D. Lakey