She is extremely articulate, witty and has a great sarcastic sense of humor.
I hope they put her whole blog into books, its so much easier to take it everywhere or even in bed than be stuck at a computer reading it.
She is well educated and well read, knows a great deal about American culture and is ferociously honest.
My book arrived in the time frame and in perfect condition. I enjoyed the read even though I bought it as a textbook. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Amanda Jarvis
Earlier this year, the United States passed a dubious anniversary: a full decade had transpired since the initial invasion of Iraq that began the Second Gulf War. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Student12
You can find this review along with many others on my blog The Dancing Nerd Writes Again.
*I was required to read this book for my Literature and War class. Read more
This book is a great account of the Iraq Occupation! That speaks to anyone who lived through this event .Published 22 months ago by harry chester
This book got to me. I served two tours in Iraq, and Riverbend showed me the Iraq I never knew, the Iraq as lived by its people, day in and day out. Read morePublished on April 19, 2011 by another believer
I came across this wonderful book by accident. I forgot that in this day and age, we could still glimpse into a world other than the one media feeds to the public. Read morePublished on February 5, 2010 by AvgMom2
With the Internet, we are now able to read accounts of war by noncombatants who are not journalists - while the war is happening, even as armies invade and bombs fall. Read morePublished on March 30, 2008 by Ronald Scheer
I really liked that this was a real blog, I can't wait to read the next one. Riverbend does talk alot about politics in the book and I am not real good w/ politics so I was having... Read morePublished on March 9, 2008 by Jade
I have been to Iraq (recently)and e-mail daily with many Iraqis. This blog was NOT written by a genuine Iraqi girl. Read morePublished on February 4, 2008 by Alexandra Lauer