Category Archives: Book Reviews

IS IT A PIPE DREAM OR IS IT REALITY?

Female Veterans/The Veterans Administration/One Woman’s Opinion By – Sheri de Grom Is it a pipe dream or a reality that VA women’s health care is more proactive in some areas of care than the private sector? Efforts have been made … Continue reading

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BIPOLAR DISORDER – TOM PLEASE WAKE UP

Mental Health/Slice of Life/Journal Notes by – Sheri de Grom Notes From My Journal – Monterey, California Continuation of Same Night, Late 1990s The dash clock reflected twelve forty-five a.m. by the time I pulled into the hospital parking lot. … Continue reading

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A SISTER TO HONOR – LUCY FERRISS

The Berkley Publishing Group/2015 by – Sheri de Grom A Sister To Honor by Lucy Ferriss is a novel long past due. A Sister To Honor will be released January 6. Ms. Ferris embraces the realities of daily life for … Continue reading

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MORTI AND ME

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Morti and Me Slice Of Life   By – Sheri de Grom  Four decades ago, on a Thanksgiving morning, I met one of the greatest loves of my life. It all started as…

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TWELVE PATIENTS: LIFE AND DEATH AT BELLEVUE HOSPITAL

Twelve Patients: Life and Death at Bellevue Hospital Erick Manheimer, MD Grand Central Publishing – 2013 by – Sheri de Grom Twelve Patients: Life and Death at Bellevue Hospital by Dr. Erick Manheimer is written with passion rooted in medicine … Continue reading

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de Grom’s Top Ten Reads of 2013

de Grom’s Top Ten Reads of 2013 Book Reviews by – Sheri de Grom Sheri de Grom’s Top Nine Fiction Novels and a Memoir  Please note that not all of the novels listed in my top ten for the year … Continue reading

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My Name is Kendall ~ and I’m A Fighter!

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Kendall is my friend’s brother.  Watch this video.  Then help me share it, if you feel the power of it….as we did.  Walk a mile in my shoes ~ To Kendall ~ FIGHT…

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the choice

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“What Will Matter”  by Michael Josephson “Ready or not, someday it will all come to an end. There will be no more sunrises, no minutes, hours or days. All things you collected, whether treasured or forgotten,…

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Medicare

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You hear a lot of talk from politicians and bureaucrats about how to curtail the cost of Medicare. They’re all good at crying about it, but they rarely come up with good solid solutions…

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SUMMER RENTAL – MARY KAY ANDREWS – REVIEW

Summer Rental – Mary Kay Andrews St. Martin’s Griffin/2011    Reviewed By: Sheri de Grom Summer Rental by Mary Kay Andrews qualifies as a beach read, should you be in the mood to head out with a cooler full of … Continue reading

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