Book Report ✯ Spring 2017

2017 COLBY AWARD WINNER Waging War: The Clash Between Presidents and Congress, 1776 to ISIS DAVID J. BARRON The winner of the 2017 Colby Award has been called a “timely account of a raging debate.”... Read More

Book Report ✯ Winter 2017

Matthew Berlinguette ’92 Matthew Berlinguette ’92 After the untimely passing of Matthew Berlinguette ’92 in July 2016, his mother, Hilda, contacted Norwich University to request a copy of his... Read More

Book Report ✯ FALL 2016

Brotherhood of War Series W. E. B. Griffin A prolific author of more than 150 books, including 50 New York Times best-sellers, W. E. B. Griffin has penned some fictional Norwich graduates as part of his... Read More

Book Report ✯ SPRING 2016

2016 COLBY AWARD WINNER Midnight’s Furies: The Deadly Legacy of India’s Partition BY NISID HAJARI The winner of the 2016 Colby Award explores the partition of India and the birth of Pakistan, diving... Read More

Book Report – Fall 2015

Geek Theater: 15 Plays by Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers F. Brett Cox and Jeanne Beckwith, Contributors The husband-and-wife writing team, English faculty members F. Brett Cox and Jeanne Beckwith,... Read More

Book Report – Summer 2015

Stella Rose Tammy Flanders Hetrick VC’01 Upon Stella Rose’s death, her best friend, Abby, moves to rural Vermont to take care of her friend’s sixteen-year-old daughter, Olivia. But Abby struggles... Read More

Book Report – Spring 2015

2015 Colby Award Winner Alvin York: A New Biography of the Hero of the Argonne By Douglas V. Mastriano, Ph.D. Douglas V. Mastriano’s new biography of Alvin C. York tells the story of one of America’s... Read More

Book Report – Winter 2015

Das Bell By Chris Berman M’11 In April 1945, with the Allies closing in, Germany is about to be defeated. But in this science-fiction thriller, Chris Berman reimagines the ending of WWII against a backdrop... Read More

Book Report – Fall 2014

Courtesy of Ryan Welch ’97 (left). Valor: Unsung Heroes from Iraq, Afghanistan, and the Home Front By Mark Lee Greenblatt Valor: Unsung Heroes from Iraq, Afghanistan, and the Home Front recounts true... Read More

Book Report – Summer 2014

A Berkshire Boyhood By Robert J. Begiebing ’68 In this coming-of-age chronicle drawn from his own working-class roots, Robert Begiebing explores post–World War II family troubles, ethnic religiosity,... Read More