Victim of Circumstances

Memoir: Victim of Circumstances by Margot Swicarcik and Rita Baker

February 17, 2020 admin 0

“Hitler did not come out of a vacuum; he was the product of 2,000 years of ill will, towards the Jews, that began with the expulsion of the Jewish people from their homeland, by the Romans who presided over Israel at the time, putting 125,000 Israelites to death on the cross, Jesus being one of them, for fighting the Romans, in order to free their people from bondage. It is the harrowing tale of one […]

Non-Fiction: Diamonds and Scoundrels: My Life in the Jewelry Business by Adrienne Rubin

February 11, 2020 admin 0

Diamonds and Scoundrels: My Life in the Jewelry Business is a memoir that follows Adrienne Rubin as she first began in her challenging chosen trade. When Adrienne Rubin enters into the jewelry business in 1970s Los Angeles, she is a maverick in a world dominated by men. She soon meets a young hotshot salesman who doesn’t seem to struggle at all, and when he asks her to be his partner, she is excited to join […]

Non-Fiction: Malibu Burning by Robert Kerbeck

January 14, 2020 admin 0

Malibu Burning (MWC Press) is a combination of investigative journalism and memoir, a series of stories about people involved with and impacted by the fire that ripped through Los Angeles and Ventura counties in 2018. It destroyed thousands of homes and displaced nearly 300,000 residents. In a dramatic retelling of this horrific tragedy, Kerbeck reveals surprising twists and turns to the story. The book has had a lot of attention since publication. Excerpts from the […]

Biography: Only Gypsies Move on Sunday by Irene McCoy

January 8, 2020 admin 0

Irene McCoy is a teacher of American history and a copywriter in broadcasting and publishing. Her new book, Only Gypsies Move on Sunday retells her own journey in narratives that float around her struggling years of battling the terrible adversities the world brings, as well as those events when she is reminded of the beauty that is life. McCoy writes: The precocious youngster comes of age during the 1950s while putting up with an authoritative […]