Category Archives: REVIEWS

Reader’s Favorite Review of The Seven Year Dress

I just received notification that my book The Seven Year Dress has been reviewed by the Reader’s Favorite site.  I’m thrilled to start my day with this great review from such a prestigious site.     https://readersfavorite.com/authors-area       … Continue reading

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220 dogs rescued from kill shelters

My book The Seven Year Dress is continuing to rank in the top 100 best sellers in the kindle bookstore in the literary-fiction-historical, literary fiction, and the young adult categories. I’ve also been ranked by Amazon as top ranking author … Continue reading

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210 dogs rescued from Kill shelters

My book The Seven Year Dress is continuing to rank in the top 100 best sellers in the kindle bookstore in the literary-fiction-historical, literary fiction, and the young adult categories. I’ve also been ranked by Amazon as top ranking author … Continue reading

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Sally’s Cafe and Bookstore Christmas Update- Paulette Mahurin, M.C.V. Egan and Jean M. Cogdell

Originally posted on Smorgasbord – Variety is the spice of life:
Throughout the year over 120 authors have been promoted weekly on the blog and their books now reside in the virtual bookstore along with their buy links and websites.…

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200 Dogs rescued from kill shelters

My book The Seven Year Dress is continuing to rank in the top 100 best sellers in the kindle bookstore in the literary-fiction-historical, literary fiction, and the young adult categories. I’ve also been ranked by Amazon as top ranking author … Continue reading

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Best historical fiction 2016 at McGrath Publishing House: The Seven Year Dress

I’m very grateful for the honor of my book The Seven Year Dress winning Best Historical Fiction 2016 at McGrath Publishing House. This is quite an honor. http://www.mcgrathhouse.net/blogs/blogs-by-rachel-mcgrath/2016/11/winners/     My book The Seven Year Dress is continuing to rank … Continue reading

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190 dogs saved with profits from my books. And what do readers say: “Definitely recommend this book to everyone, should be on the curriculum in all schools…”

My book The Seven Year Dress is continuing to rank in the top 100 best sellers in the kindle bookstore in the literary-fiction-historical, literary fiction, and the young adult categories. I’ve also been ranked by Amazon as top ranking author … Continue reading

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A POWERFUL BOOK. A must-read for all, especially politicians and world leaders! Characters, from the most loving to completely deplorable war criminals, are depicted in elegant detail.

My book The Seven Year Dress is continuing to rank in the top 100 best sellers in the kindle bookstore in the literary-fiction-historical, literary fiction, and the young adult categories. I’ve also been ranked by Amazon as top ranking author … Continue reading

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A walk of courage…Many emotions are woven into the story, beautifully and tastefully done. It is a stark reminder of the cruelty that once existed.

My book The Seven Year Dress is continuing to rank in the top 100 best sellers in the kindle bookstore in the literary-fiction-historical, literary fiction, and the young adult categories. I’ve also been ranked by Amazon as top ranking author … Continue reading

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One of those books that will stay with you for a very long time…Wow great read front to back. Not the typical WW2 book…This should be compulsory reading for anyone who believes that there are simple populist answers.

My book The Seven Year Dress is continuing to rank in the top 100 best sellers in the kindle bookstore in the literary-fiction-historical, literary fiction, and the young adult categories. I’ve also been ranked by Amazon as top ranking author … Continue reading

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Profits from my books have helped free 161 dogs from kill shelters

My book The Seven Year Dress is continuing to rank in the top 100 best sellers in the kindle bookstore in the literary-fiction-historical, literary fiction, and the young adult categories. I’ve also been ranked by Amazon as top ranking author … Continue reading

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150 dogs rescued from kill shelters

My book The Seven Year Dress is continuing to rank in the top 100 best sellers in the kindle bookstore in the literary-fiction-historical, literary fiction, and the young adult categories. I’ve also been ranked by Amazon as the #58 top … Continue reading

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“Flawlessly intertwined history with an emotionally charged work of fiction”

  My book The Seven Year Dress is continuing to rank in the top 100 best sellers in the kindle bookstore in the literary-fiction-historical, literary fiction, and the young adult categories. I’ve also been ranked by Amazon as the #58 … Continue reading

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This heart-wrenching story had me in tears, smiling…For those who love historical fiction with real grit and honesty, I highly recommend this book.

My book is continuing in the top 1% for sales in the Amazon Kindle Store and is #20 in top 100 for the literary-fiction-historical category. And it is now in the top 100 for the Literary fiction and Teen category. … Continue reading

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This is the kind of book you buy in hardcover binding, put in your library, and treat it with respect…I loved this book…read many holocaust books but this one was one of the best.

My book is continuing in the top 1% for sales in the Amazon Kindle Store and is #21 in top 100 for the literary-fiction-historical category. And it is now in the top 100 for the Literary fiction and Teen category. … Continue reading

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I have never read a more riveting story in my life… An inside look at hell

My book is continuing in the top 1% for sales in the Amazon Kindle Store and is #21 in top 100 for the literary-fiction-historical category. And it is now in the top 100 for the Literary fiction and Teen category. … Continue reading

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Many families were affected, but seeing the world through Helen’s eyes brought home to me how one family was torn apart simply because they didn’t fit with the ideals of the country’s leader.

My book is continuing in the top 1% for sales in the Amazon Kindle Store and is #21 in top 100 for the literary-fiction-historical category. And it is now in the top 100 for the Literary fiction and Teen category. … Continue reading

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One of the best books I’ve read! And a good day for dogs.

My book is continuing in the top 1% for sales in the Amazon Kindle Store and is #21 in top 100 for the literary-fiction-historical category. And it is now in the top 100 for the Literary fiction and Teen category. … Continue reading

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The book does an excellent job of portraying what happened to people in hiding and to people in the camps.

My book is continuing in the top 1% for sales in the Amazon Kindle Store and is #21 in top 100 for the literary-fiction-historical category. And it is now in the top 100 for the Literary fiction and Teen category. … Continue reading

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An incredible story that takes the reader into the life of a Holocaust survivor. And well written.

My book is continuing in the top 1% for sales in the Amazon Kindle Store and is #21 in top 100 for the literary-fiction-historical category. And it is now in the top 100 for the Literary fiction and Teen category. … Continue reading

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