Interview with Mike Murphey – Author of “Section Roads”

SECTION ROADS Mike MurpheyAcorn Publishing (2019)ISBN 9781947392502Reviewed by Carol Hoyer for Reader Views (7/19)Interview with Sheri Hoyte for Reader Views (8/19) Mike Murphey is a native of eastern New Mexico and spent almost thirty years as an award-winning newspaper journalist…

What Does it Mean to be a Main Character? A Teen Perspective

Faryal JabbarTeen/YA ReviewerReader Views Kids The seven of us sat together around the plastic table inside our local froyo shop one day when our book-obsessed friend looked up from her latest fanfiction and questioned, “Which one of us would be…

INTERVIEW WITH GARY D. MCGUGAN AUTHOR OF “THREE WEEKS LESS A DAY”

THREE WEEKS LESS A DAY Gary D. McGuganFreisenPress (2016)ISBN 9781460293263Review and interview by Sheri Hoyte for Reader Views (7/19) Gary D. McGugan loves to tell stories and is the author of Three Weeks Less a Day, The Multima Scheme, and…

Interview with Michael McCord – Author of “End Times: More Great Adventures in Real America”

END TIMES: MORE GREAT ADVENTURES IN REAL AMERICA Michael McCordIndependently Published (2019)ISBN 9781075439926Reviewed by Sheri Hoyte for Reader Views (7/19) Michael McCord, the former political editor and columnist for The Portsmouth (NH) Herald, is an award-winning journalist and writer. A…

Interview with Linda Gould – Author of “Sycophants”

Sychophants Linda GouldIndependently Published (2018)ISBN 9781790874170Reviewed by Carol Hoyer for Reader Views (06/19) Linda Gould is a career bureaucrat, now retired from the Department of Labor. She earned a bachelor’s degree in English from Western Maryland College and a masters…

Trouble in Paradise…or Dying in Paradise?

Susan ViolanteManaging Editor I can’t remember how many times I have been told to write about what you know. In fact, I can’t remember how many times I have advised the same thing to others either! What I forget to…