First Skype Presentation

February 22, 2012

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This month marks the first time that I have made several Skype presentation of my book A CHILD AL CONFINO. The first was made to a small Book Club in Virginia while the next two presentations were made to Italy where a man, so enthusiastic with the book is now promoting it through public (more…)

Help Me Eliminate incendiary words

December 20, 2011

Without knowing that I was doing it, for several years I have removed certain words from my vocabulary. They say that words may not break bones but words surely can incite to violence. Join me in helping to eradicate the word and verb HATE and you might stop someone from becoming violent.
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A Reader's Comments

October 16, 2011

CAPTIVATING, September 11, 2011
By Theresa R. West "princesswest" (OH)
This review is from: A Child al Confino (Kindle Edition)
Both heart-breaking and heart-warming, the author manages to capture (or re-capture in this instance) those moments many would forget. He is able to convey the horror and fear of the time-period, while tempering it with the (more…)

New Newspaper Review

September 12, 2011

Tags: newspaper reviews, reviews, articles

Sunday, Sept 11, a new review of A CHILD AL CONFINO appeared in the Albany Times Union. Written by their book editor, Ruth Fantasia, it is an impressive and true review, particularly when viewed together with the others that appeared alongside of mine.


August 21, 2011

Tags: friend, Mexico

After a search of 28 years, on my last book signing event I was overjoyed when someone in the audience handed me correspondence from my lost friend that used to live in Mexico City. It all happened when the messenger, in reading my book, found a name he recognized and tied it to the man (more…)

A great friendship rekindled

July 31, 2011

Last week, at my presentation in Lenox, a Mr.&Mrs. Segre, seated in the audience, presented to me an envelope. It contained (more…)


July 5, 2011

Tuesday, July 26, 5pm at Book Store, Housatonic Street, Lenox.
Saturday, August 13, 11am until 7pm, Barnes & Noble, 555 Hubbard Ave., Pittsfield

Kirkus Review