going to go beyond my job description and recommend "A Mother's Tears."
Some [of the mother's stories] will tear your heart out.
-Gene Smith Senior editorial writer The Fayetteville Observer
Mother's Tears consists of poignant short stories written in the voices of the
mothers and grandmothers who raised the boys turned U.S. Soldiers. The other
stories, just as poignant, just as heart-breaking, narrate details of the character
and the individual spark of the fallen soldiers, the lost 'babies' of the war."
-Toni Walthall, El Dorado News Times
are powerful accounts by the mothers of those fallen in Iraq. I defy anyone
to read Elliot Gold's moving new book and not tear up."
-Bill Moore, Sacramento Bee
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