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Review: “Tales for the Camp Fire,” ed. Loren Rhoads

Pros: Some good stories for a great cause Cons: Not many of the stories pulled me in Rating: 3 out of 5 I feel vaguely guilty not giving higher marks to a book that’s being sold to benefit charity. But

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Aiding relief efforts in Japan

One worry I always have when donating to relief efforts is: how much of my money is going to the actual cause, and how much is going to ridiculous salaries for administrators? Apparently Direct Relief International has a bequest that

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The Dewey Tree

Publicist Lisa Roe has put together a wonderful literary donation project for this holiday season. I’m a bit late posting about it, but please don’t let that stop you from participating if you’re just hearing about it! As she says

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"Angels of a Lower Flight," Susie Scott Krabacher

Pros: A visceral, hard-hitting memoir that can’t fail to touch you Cons: So incredibly dark; the religion will be too much for some Rating: 4 out of 5 Review book courtesy of Jane Wesman Public Relations, Inc.   It is

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