book review · fiction · war

Invasion of the Most Sacred by Robert Lovelle Rooks

The Invasion of the Most Sacred is based on true events and sent in 2017.  This is the story about war , espionage, love, betrayal and consequence of the war.  The author created interesting characters: Iranian girls taken into hostage, Muslim terrorists and both good and bad soldiers. Of course, two Iranian girls Yasmeen and Azita… Continue reading Invasion of the Most Sacred by Robert Lovelle Rooks

Africa · fiction · historical fiction · war

Women and War: The Orchard of Lost Souls by Nadifa Mohamed

Nadifa Mohamed inspired by the experiences of her own family, offers outstanding and ambitious book about war and its effects on people. 1988 Somalia faces the civil war that dehumanizes the whole nation. Through the eyes of three women, we come to know what violence and cruelty do to the people. Three women meet at… Continue reading Women and War: The Orchard of Lost Souls by Nadifa Mohamed

historical fiction · political thriller · war history

Revenants: The Odyssey Home by Scott Kauffman

Revenants: The Odyssey Home is set in 1970s in USA. Betsy goes through tough time after her elder brother, Nathan, dies in Vietnam War. She becomes volunteer at hospital where war survivors get their treatment. At the upper floor she discovers mysterious patient. His face is deformed, and he cannot walk and speak.  However, he… Continue reading Revenants: The Odyssey Home by Scott Kauffman