Author Archives: ambergray

Harshness of War Hits Small Town USA

“I don’t normally read this genre but wanted to check out the Military Writers Society of America’s Author of the Year. I grabbed my Kindle, kicked back on the couch, and was soon 25% through the book seeing the world … Continue reading

 
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A REMARKABLE EPIC STORY OF COMMITMENT, COURAGE, AND SACRIFICE!

As we step out of ‘Virginia’s War’ and step into Engaged In War, we continue to follow the personal journey of Will Hastings. A Captain, a Doctor and a man torn to pieces emotionally over the death of his brother, … Continue reading

 
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Excellent second installment in the French Letters trilogy

Jack London has done an excellent job in following Virginia’s War. This second installment in the trilogy follows Will Hastings through his service in France. It ties Will back to his small Texas hometown and carries forward the story told … Continue reading

 
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Powerful Saga of WWII

As a teenager dating WWII vets returning home, I heard all sorts of snippets of the snafus that occurred during the war and Book Two covers the trials and adjustments made by the medical teams on the push by the … Continue reading

 
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A Nostalgic, Bittersweet, Enjoyable Read!

London offers the reader an engaging perspective on World War II from the home front with this first book of his French Letters trilogy. Small town life in the Texas Panhandle town of Tierra on the surface seems simpler than … Continue reading

 
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“ENORMOUS IN EVERY WAY!”

Jack Woodville London delivers a historical Masterpiece of war, politics, love, and betrayal. This engaging story takes place during World War II and as the war is raging, so is conflict and deception in a small town in Texas. The … Continue reading

 
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Well done

This book provides an interesting view of World War II. It details the lives of those left in a small town in west Texas and the impact the war has on everyone. The characters are all impacted in various ways … Continue reading

 
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A unique view of WWII

I enjoyed French Letters for it’s unique take on WWII. Here we see the war and rationing and evasion of rationing through the eyes and actions of the adults and youngsters of small town USA. The story is well written … Continue reading

 
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Real Slice of Life at Home During WWII

This book is Volume 1 of a trilogy entitled “French Letters. This story is told through the eyes of a young boy, Sandy Clayton, who with his two best buddies Sluggo and Butch managed to get into everything, be everywhere and … Continue reading

 
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Specialist 4th Class Mike Mullins, Delta 3/7, 199th Light Infantry

Letter Description: Specialist 4th Class Mike Mullins, Delta 3/7, 199th Light Infantry, Letter – Poem to his parents July 1968 from Viet Nam. Mr. Mullins is the author of Vietnam in Verse.

 
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