Category Archives: REVIEWS

The Persecution of Mildred Dunlap by Paulette Mahurin

Originally posted on Ms M's Bookshelf:
The Persecution of Mildred Dunlap is set in a small town in Nevada called Red River Pass in the year 1895. The story begins the day a telegram arrives with the news that…

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The reviews are in…but whose?

Originally posted on Lorna's Voice:
Hey, I get the scoop any way I can. Don’t judge me. I’ve been busy torturing interviewing some blogger-authors lately. You may have noticed. You may be wondering, “Did that cracker-jack blogger/author/interviewer (I’m talking…

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Lessons

Originally posted on ladysighs:
He took a ride and ate a snack And threw the wrapper out the back Then did the same with his canned drink Some folks just do not stop to think He raked some leaves and…

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What is important in life

Thank you to Carl Sundholm for this very thoughtful review of my book. I’m grateful for this feedback and all who have purchased my book and taken the time to write a review. All profits are going to help rescue … Continue reading

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Compassionate Giving

Bless all those who help others, especially at their own peril. Stay safe, my friend. Donning the “suit” is an essential step before entering the “hot zone”. This is where we treat diagnosed Ebola patients. Entering this completely closed protection … Continue reading

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Soulful and compassionate, love against all odds.

A review from a reader in Balkbrug, Overijssel Netherlands. I’m truly grateful for everyone who has purchased my book and taken the time to write a review. All profits are going to help rescue dogs. Soulful and compassionate, January 10, … Continue reading

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A love that can transform your life

I’m very grateful to begin the year with this review. A heartfelt thank you to all who have purchased my book, written a review, and helped spread the word. All profits are going to help rescue dogs. An Inspirational Life, … Continue reading

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Whole Brain Radiation

Originally posted on A New Beginning:
I’m done with the radiation treatments – the last one was the day before Thanksgiving. But I’m not happy with how I’m feeling. I feel frail and off balance. As if I’ve aged 20+…

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I know firsthand how the dreaded “C” word coming from an oncologist’s lips can set one’s world into a tailspin

A deeply heartfelt thank you to Craig Furchtenicht for this thoughtful review. A beautiful lesson in living, November 28, 2014 By Craig Furchtenicht (author of Dimebag Bandits) Verified Purchase(What’s this?) This review is from: His Name was Ben (Kindle Edition) … Continue reading

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We are kept in suspense until the final few pages. And while the threat of death is always present, this is actually a positive, uplifting story

From time to time, I post reviews from my book, as a heartfelt thank you to all who have purchased, read, and taken the time to write a review. And, to everyone who has mentioned it to someone, blogged about … Continue reading

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Reader writes, “my mother went through cancer treatment…”

Thank you Chasity Tarantino for reading my book and this very poignant, lovely review. I hope your mother is now doing well. Great read!, November 12, 2014 By Chasity Tarantino This review is from: His Name was Ben (Kindle Edition) … Continue reading

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Snatching beauty from despair

Thank you to all who have purchased my book and taken the time to write a review. I’ve already sent two checks off to Canine Adoption Rescue League. ( http://carldogs.org/)  The tails they are a wagging! Very grateful for all who … Continue reading

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Forensic Psychiatrist Reviews His Name Was Ben

In a private e-mail to me this reviewer, real name changed by the reviewer, wrote that he made a mention about Sara’s brother(with schizophrenia) in the review. He felt he needed to make the statement here as he’s a “psychiatrist … Continue reading

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A reminder of life’s fragile nature and the luck we’ve been given to be alive!

A reminder of life’s fragile nature and the luck we’ve been given to be alive!, October 22, 2014 By TeddyBear Verified Purchase(What’s this?) This review is from: His Name was Ben (Kindle Edition) Ms Mahurin is developing quite a reputation … Continue reading

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Miracles happen even if they are only in your mind and heart

I received this from Fran Lewis (her bio at the end of the review) this morning. It’s long, has spoilers, and is an honor to receive from this highly acclaimed woman. I’m deeply grateful for this. His Name Was Ben: … Continue reading

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A Manly Man ~ truly

Originally posted on Chasing Rabbit Holes:
I saw this and had to share….

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ROTTIE TAZZIE MADE IT TO A READER’S REVIEW

For those of you have been following my blog for a while you know that it was the loss of my 15+ year old rottweiler, one of the great loves of my life, that inspired me to donate all profits … Continue reading

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Thank you J.K. Bevill – Lost Creek Publishing

Kerry Bevill’s blog went silent a few months back but we stayed in touch. He continues to be a wonderfully giving, supportive friend. For all of us who know and appreciate how giving and generous he was in sharing and … Continue reading

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His Name Was Ben (Book Review)

Originally posted on Kev's Great Indie Authors:
Paulette captures the essence of emotions in gripping story of how two cancer patients find each other and fall in love. It is a tale of highs and lows. It is the…

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How often do we read a narrative that cuts so close, we bleed emotionally?

Extraordinary! Poignant! How often do we really get …, October 2, 2014 By Dr. William K. Fox Verified Purchase(What’s this?) This review is from: His Name was Ben (Paperback) Extraordinary! Poignant! How often do we really get to see, to … Continue reading

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