Category Archives: REVIEWS

The Seven Year Dress latest reviews: immaculately researched and beautifully written book

All profits from my books go to rescue dogs like the ones featured below from kill shelters. A heartfelt thank you to everyone who has purchased one of my books, taken the time to write a review, and helped to … Continue reading

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The Seven Year Dress

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The Seven Year Dress by Paulette Mahurin One of the darkest times in human history was the insane design and execution to rid the world of Jews and “undesirables.” At the hands of the…

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She’s done it again!

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She’s done it again! And she’s styling’ while she’s doin’ it! No, not me…although I can understand why you might think I was up to some chichi, froufrou shenaniganery. I have a reputation to…

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Reviews for The Seven Year Dress: A Brilliant, masterful book.

The paperback and kindle book are now available on Amazon. PURCHASE LINK: https://www.amazon.com/Seven-Year-Dress-Paulette-Mahurin-ebook/dp/B01FEAX7AU?ie=UTF8&ref_=cm_cr_arp_d_product_top I’m humbled and overwhelmed by the beautiful and thoughtful reviews that are coming in. This was a difficult book to write about an extremely difficult subject matter. … Continue reading

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A masterfully told story of human heartache and triumph

While I’m awaiting word that the paperback is out for my book, I wanted to share a few of the first kindle book reviews. And more photos of some of the dogs that profits from my books have helped get … Continue reading

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All I can say is “Wow”! What a beautifully written prose that touches upon one of the most heart-wrenching themes of the twentieth century – the Holocaust.

I’m deeply moved by this review and extremely thankful to the reader who took the time to write it. All profits from my books go to help get dogs out of kill shelters. I’ll post again when the paperback is … Continue reading

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Review from Romania: More than met my expectations

Book Review (LI) The Seven Year Dress Blurb One of the darkest times in human history was the insane design and execution to rid the world of Jews and “undesirables.” At the hands of the powerful evil madman Adolf Hitler, … Continue reading

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First Review of The Seven Year Dress from France: There are times reading the opening pages of a book when you know immediately something amazing awaits

The kindle book is out and I’m awaiting the proof for the paperback. A very kind reader read and reviewed my book. I’m humbled by this review. All profits from my books go to help get dogs out of kill … Continue reading

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Thank you for the shout out on my book, To Live Out Loud

To Live Out Loud by Paulette Mahurin An innocent Jewish military officer, Alfred Dreyfus, was unjustly sentenced to life imprisonment on a desolate island. The news that could exonerate him was leaked to the press, but was suppressed by the … Continue reading

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INTRODUCING COVER FOR THE SEVEN YEAR DRESS

I’m thrilled that my soon to be released book, The Seven Year Dress, is in the final stages. I received the cover design today and wanted to share it. And also to introduce you to Peter and Caroline O’Connor. They … Continue reading

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EXCELLENTY FICTIONALIZATION OF THE DREYFUS CASE

 I’m thrilled to receive this review and recognition from the Reader’s Favorite site. Great way to start the day: https://readersfavorite.com/book-review/to-live-out-loud To Live Out Loud A Novel by Paulette Mahurin Fiction – Historical – Personage 172 Pages Reviewed on 03/21/201 Book … Continue reading

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Books help dogs get out of kill shelters

I’m grateful that my books continue to sell and that readers take the time to write reviews, which further helps to promote them. All profits from all my books go to help dogs, like those featured below, to get out … Continue reading

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His Name Was Ben by Paulette Mahurin

‘If you take in to account that the profit from her books goes to help rescue dogs it has to get an extra few thumbs up!’ Source: His Name Was Ben by Paulette Mahurin

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His Name Was Ben receiving accolades

What a great way to start this Sunday with a review from A Reader’s Favorite site. I’m very grateful they found, read, and reviewed my book His Name Was Ben. A link for their site: https://readersfavorite.com/authors-area Completed on: 02/19/2016 Review … Continue reading

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To Live Out Loud

Originally posted on A Reader Recommends:
To Live Out Loud by Paulette Mahurin An innocent Jewish military officer, Alfred Dreyfus, was unjustly sentenced to life imprisonment on a desolate island. The news that could exonerate him was leaked to the…

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2016 is off to a good start for wagging tails

ALL PROFITS FROM MY BOOKS GO TO HELP GET DOGS LIKE THESE OUT OF KILL SHELTERS. SO FAR IN 2016 SOME OF THE DOGS WHO HAVE BEEN SAVED. RECENT REVIEWS FOR MY BOOKS 5.0 out of 5 starsLive out loud! … Continue reading

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A beautiful lesson about how to start living… and more happy dogs

 As the new year approaches I’m reminded of all the kindness extended to me in helping to promote my books and rescuing dogs from kill shelters. This year to date the number of dogs rescued from kill shelters with the … Continue reading

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READ A BOOK SAVE A LIFE

To date in 2015, 136 dogs like these below have been rescued from kill shelters. I’m grateful for anyone who has helped in any way to make this possible, from donating to going to get the dogs, to reading and … Continue reading

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BRAVERY AGAINST ANTI-SEMITISM

 At this time of year when various religions are celebrated by peaceful loving peoples around the world, it is timely to receive a review that highlights Emile Zola’s peaceful quest for justice against all odds. I am grateful for this … Continue reading

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BEST HISTORICAL FICTION 2015

  I woke up this morning to a bunch of messages/tweets to discover that my book, To Live Out Loud, was awarded the best historical fiction read of 2015 at this site. I’m truly grateful for this recognition.   http://www.grantleishman.com/my-blog/the-grunters-part-3-my-favourite-book-awards-of-2015Continue reading

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