I read the book in 3hrs.
Every American should read this book with an open heart & open mind & search within for the level of forgivness Phyllis has shown in her words & actions.
Maybe you're really not someone who wants everything handed to her on a silver platter, but that's how you sounded in the book.
this was the fifth book I've read about the horrors the people of New Orleans had to endure.Still can't get over how little help was available. Read morePublished 4 months ago by dawn graff
Does not give a clear picture of what is or was happening. Woman is sort of bitter. Didnt finish book.Published 5 months ago by Kindle Customer
I live in New Orleans now and at the time if this tragedy. I was fortunate that I did not have to endure what happened to my fellow New Orleanians went through and it is sad that... Read morePublished 8 months ago by Regina Ann Morgan
Reading Not Just the Levees Broke was a powerful experience for me. As a native New Orleanian, I was taken on that journey with the author. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Joan109
Although not the best book written in the literary sense, this book is written from the heart and tells it like it was.Published 14 months ago by Gary Long
If you want to know what life in the lower ninth ward of New Orleans was like, before, during after the storm and after the levees broke, Phyllis has the whole story. Read morePublished 23 months ago by MS. M
This books reads like a transcription of an interview. It lacks appropriate editing, and is repetitive. Read morePublished on June 29, 2012 by C. Schultz
Phyllis Montana-Leblanc's account of her experiences before, during, and after Hurricane Katrina, is touching, raw, and emotional. Read morePublished on January 29, 2012 by gymqwn
I have very mixed emotions about this book. Maybe my expectations for this book were too high.
The subject of hurrican Katrina and the devastation of New Orleans has... Read more