Silver Star ~ Jeanette Walls

Rating: 4.5/5 Walls did it again for me. She wrote a lovely memoir that flows smoother than the White River in Vermont. In this story, she tells the tale of the time her mother left Walls and her sister alone at home for an extended period of time, which resulted in their journey to Virginia … Continue reading Silver Star ~ Jeanette Walls

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How Dare the Sun Rise: Memoirs of a War Child ~ Sandra Uwiringiyimana

Rating: 10/10 A memoir from Sandra's perspective, How Dare the Sun Rise is the story of Uwiringiyimana's childhood in a war torn country and her family's immigration to the United States as refugees. Uwiringiyimana grew up in the DR of Congo and later moved to Rwanda as a refugee, ultimately emigrating to the us. She … Continue reading How Dare the Sun Rise: Memoirs of a War Child ~ Sandra Uwiringiyimana