This author participates in the Readers' Favorite Book Review Exchange Program, which is open to all authors and is completely free. Simply put, you agree to provide an honest review an author's book in exchange for the author doing the same for you. What sites your reviews are posted on (B&N, Amazon, etc.) and whether you send digital (eBook, PDF, Word, etc.) or hard copies of your books to each other for review is up to you. To begin, click the purple email icon to send this author a private email, and be sure to describe your book or include a link to your Readers' Favorite review page or Amazon page.
This author participates in the Readers' Favorite Book Donation Program, which was created to help nonprofit and charitable organizations (schools, libraries, convalescent homes, soldier donation programs, etc.) by providing them with free books and to help authors garner more exposure for their work. This author is willing to donate free copies of their book in exchange for reviews (if circumstances allow) and the knowledge that their book is being read and enjoyed. To begin, click the purple email icon to send this author a private email. Be sure to tell the author who you are, what organization you are with, how many books you need, how they will be used, and the number of reviews, if any, you would be able to provide.
Reviewed by Mamta Madhavan for Readers' Favorite
Views from Sandhausen: Experiences from A Foreign Service Assignment in Germany by Clifford and Lynn Feightner takes readers into the real life experiences of Clifford and Lynn Feightner when Clifford was given the opportunity to move to Sandhausen, a village five kilometers south of Heidelberg. The authors give a lot of snippets, information, and incidents on their stay as American expats, and capture the essence of the place and the experiences of living in a new country beautifully. The book is insightful, informative, and touches the hearts of readers in a big way through the notes they have sent their friends and family.
The book connects well with readers, especially with all those who are living and working outside their home country. The notes shared are vivid and give a peek into the lives of Clifford and Lynn Feightner, the sights and sounds of the place where they lived, and the lessons they learned and the challenges they had to overcome while living abroad. The authors share pictures as well, which gives readers an idea of the places they have visited, and a clearer perspective of what the authors are trying to convey and share. The authors' style of writing is witty at times, yet engaging, and gives readers a peek into a part of Clifford and Lynn Feightner’s life in Germany and the memories they created while they were there. The book is moving and thought-provoking and is definitely worth a read.