Check Out My EXCLUSIVE AUTHOR INTERVIEW HERE!
A delightful memoir written by Alexander Watson, River Queens invites its readers to travel with Alexander, his partner Dale and their wonderful spotted dog, Dorothy Faye as the Texas trio renovate an old yacht and journey through the rivers of Midwest America. I always enjoys well-written memoirs and Watson's book does not disappoint. I also love a good love story - and River Queens is as much that, as it is a well-told memoir. The love story featured in the book is one that exists between Alexander and Dale as well as one that exists between the great number of river travelers throughout the American rivers. The way the river travelers interact, welcome one another and converse shows true connection, respect, as well as humor. Having spent much of my own youth growing up on the rivers of the Midwest, I appreciated this sentiment.
And of course, as an avid advocate of animals, I always love a well-told story that includes a much loved dog! And Dorothy Faye is the much-loved dog of Alexander and Dale in this book.
I also always enjoy books that remind us that connection, adventure, love, and genuine kindness are to be celebrated - and that they do, indeed exist. River Queens is an adventure story that reminds us of these important aspects of life and a book I enjoyed reading.
Do you plan to read this book - or have you already?
Share your thoughts on social media. Link to our blog and use #staceysbookblog and #books
What do you like about this writers style?
Share your thoughts on social media. Link to our blog and use #staceysbookblog and #writerslife
Stacey's Book Blog
Welcome! Stacey's Book Blog shares book reviews on a wide array of non-fiction and fiction books, along with tips for both readers and writers. Find your next great read here! Also enjoy author interviews, and more.
Find motivation, inspiration & helpful advice from bestselling author Stacey Ritz! Click the cover to purchase now.
Learn how to become a writer. Click cover.
90 Treadmill Workouts to get you in shape.
Do you find Stacey's Book Blog helpful? Donate a cup of cocoa here!
A quiet life, an idyllic marriage. Until tragedy strikes. How far would you go for love?
Who rescued who? Meet the little senior rescue dog who helped transform her rescuers life.
Raise significant funds for your non-profit, school or cause!
This blog contains affiliate links, meaning I’ll receive a small commission should you purchase using those links. All opinions expressed are my own. I receive no compensation for reviews.