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Review: Dobyns Chronicles by Shirley McLain ★★★★

Dobyns Chronicles by Shirley MaclainShirley McLain’s fictionalized biography, The Dobyns Chronicles, is an affectionate retelling of episodes from her own great-grandfather Charley’s interesting life beginning in late 1800s Oklahoma and Texas. It tells of a real family’s everyday survival in a vanishing, self-sufficient world and introduces the many characters they meet along the way.…

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Review: Candlelight in a Storm by Naveen Sridhar ★★★★★

Candlelight in a Storm by Naveen Sridhar Candlelight in a Storm by Naveen Sridhar is the historical biography of his wife. Born during World War II and fleeing the violence there, later fleeing communist regimes as a teenager, and traveling the world, meeting her husband in Berlin, her story is at once colorful and harrowing.…

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Review: Legacy of Leadership – Zenon C.R. Hansen by Steve Myers

Zenon CR HansenZenon Hansen was an all-American enterpreneur with motivational skills who became the president of Mack Trucks, one of the biggest trucking companies in America. Starting off as an Eagle Scout, he won a badge that led him to give his life to the Boy Scout movement.…

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