Foreword Reviews

Lisa Alexia, Book Reviewer

Book Review

Home Is a Stranger

by Lisa Alexia

Parnaz Foroutan’s "Home Is a Stranger" is a personal and political memoir about being a woman, and an Iranian American, in both the US and Iran. Foroutan left Iran when she was six, during the rise of Ayatollah Khomeni. She grew up in... Read More

Book Review

Why Are We Here?

by Lisa Alexia

"Why Are We Here?" synthesizes interdisciplinary sciences to explain how terrestrial life developed and what might threaten it in the future. Bruce Brodie’s fascinating "Why Are We Here?" sweeps the origin, evolution, and future of... Read More

Book Review

One Nurse Universe

by Lisa Alexia

"One Nurse Universe" is a wise, entertaining nurse’s memoir that reflects on changes in health care over the past fifty years. In Susan Turnage’s graphic and humorous memoir "One Nurse Universe", a lifetime of vignettes arc through... Read More

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