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I'm delighted to share recent reviews for MY LIFE FOR HER  (the enchanced edition) 

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Aug 07, 2019 Dianne rated it, really liked it  ·  author-reviewthriller
The things we do for love.

Robert J. Saniscalchi’s MY LIFE FOR HER starts out like a gentle rain that soon becomes a thunderous deluge of action, adventure and suspense as two men risk everything to bring one mother home to her children.

Great story-telling by this author creates a riveting tale of bravery and daring. Marrino feels like a true flesh and blood man, his past behind him, but his skills forever imbedded. I loved the counter-point that Tex gave to Marrino’s seriousness, a deadly weapon buried deep within a bit of a showy, but loyal friend and brother.

Wonderful reading, real heroes and action, action, action. Highly recommended!

I received a complimentary copy from Robert J. Saniscalchi! This is my honest and voluntary review.

Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform; 3 edition (October 9, 2013)
Publication Date: October 9, 2013
Genre: Suspense | Action
Print Length: 268 pages
Available from: Amazon
 
My Life For Her (Enhanced Edition)
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Robert J. Saniscalchi (Goodreads Author)

Kat's review
May 14, 2019 it was amazing
 

Rob Marrino, the highly decorated ex-army veteran, is happy to be working as a small-town cop after returning from the Vietnam war. A major drug bust throws him in the path of a dangerous Columbian drug cartel. Rob turns to his friend from his Vietnam days, Richard Larson aka Tex, a retired sergeant with the First Marines. Wary of bullets and violence, Rob knows the only way to take down the bad guys is to use their collective combat skills.

Rob is the main protagonist, but it’s Tex who steals the show. Saniscalchi expertly provides him a brusque, confident persona. Tex’s clever analytical mind under duress will delight readers. Saniscalchi neatly weaves a deceptively simple plot into a fast-paced action thriller and delivers a tense, satisfying finale. A delight to read!
 
My Life For Her (Enhanced Edition)
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Robert J. Saniscalchi (Goodreads Author) Grady's review Feb 11, 2019 really liked it
 
‘Courage is fear holding on a minute longer.’ General George S. Patton

New Jersey born author Robert Saniscalchi returns to his 2010 debut novel with editorial enhancement by Autumn Conley and portions of the book embellished for the progress of the story. He subsequently published BULLETS AND BANDAGES (inspired by his older brother who was a field medic Vietnam 68-69) and FREEEDOM’S LIGHT (addressing the wars in Afghanistan). Now MY LIFE FOR HER is placed before readers as a more polished novel that reflects the impact of the Vietnam War and the interaction of a veteran as a policeman fighting the drug cartels. Robert lives in both Pennsylvania and Florida.

Robert opens this story of Vietnam War veteran medic who has returned home to Pikeville and has become a police officer. The mood Robert establishes is sensitive and reflective: The setting is well-established Americana, and then the story takes flight.

Many aspects of the story seem tied to fact – Pikeville is in New Jersey, Rob is a veteran medic like Robert’s brother – and that is one reason the theme feels true. But  this reader found the story intense and involving and a fine speedy read. Will we ever reach a period when previous wars do not permanently impact both veterans and their families as in PTSD et al? Likely not until wars go away. We go on.
 
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Just some updates

 

I recently published my latest collection of short fiction and poetry, Once Upon a Dark and Eerie...

It's an ebook of fantasy and sci-fi fiction and dark poetry.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Once Upon a Dark and Eerie...  

Snippets, sonnets and stories to make you shiver. 

A morbid and morose collection of tales designed to scare, dismay and leave you wondering.  Open the pages into worlds of horror, dark fantasy, and satire, where things creep in shadowy corners, where they like to hear you scream. 

Once Upon a Dark and Eerie... will show you it isn’t safe in space, why fairy tales, clowns and rubber duckies are more than what they seem and why you should lock your doors in the dark.

 

 

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