Omaha Beach On D-Day by Jean-David Morvan | Book Review

Why Did I Read Omaha Beach On D-Day? Omaha Beach On D-Day by Jean-David Morvan, Séverine Tréfouël, and illustrated by Dominque Bertail featuring photographs by Robert Capa seemed certain to be my kind of book. It’s a graphic novel set during one of the most pivotal events of World War II. Also, everything within it is […]

Boardwalk Empire: The Birth, High Times and the Corruption of Atlantic City by Nelson Johnson | Audiobook Review

Why Did I Listen To Boardwalk Empire: The Birth, High Times and the Corruption of Atlantic City by Nelson Johnson? I am a massive fans of all things HBO. Well, massive is really an overstatement. So, let’s just say I love HBO programming when I have access to it. HBO has a show called Boardwalk […]

America 1933 | Michael Golay | Audiobook Review

Why Did I Listen To This Book? I decided to listen toAmerica 1933: The Great Depression, Lorena Hickok, Eleanor Roosevelt And The Shaping Of The New Deal by Michael Golay first because of my secret project that I can’t really disclose. Second, this book piqued my interest because it features one of my favorite first […]

The Auschwitz Volunteer: Beyond Bravery | Witold Pilecki | Audiobook Review

Why Did I Listen To This Book? I listened to the audiobook of The Auschwitz Volunteer: Beyond Bravery by Witold Pilecki because essentially it was assigned for something kind of secret that I am taking part in. I cant really tell you guys until it is over. Anyways, of the books I was assigned I […]

A Distant Mirror Barbara W. Tuchman Audiobook Review

I feel like the biggest history nerd for managing to sit through the entire 28+ hour audiobook of A Distant Mirror by Barbara W. Tuchman. Y’all, medieval history is totally MY FAVORITE EVER so of course when I see a nice, juicy audiobook that’s very, very long and it’s all about my two favorite medieval events, […]

A Night To Remember Walter Lord Book Review

As some of you may be aware April 15th, 2012 marks the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic. In honor of this anniversary, I thought it would be pretty neat to read about the Titanic and gain a better understanding of one of the most famous events of the 20th century. The book that I chose to read for […]