“Almost finished – even with all of the holiday visitors. It’s like being back home –
I can ‘see’ where you’re writing about!! Love it so far.”
Lisa S. – Indian Mound, TN
“Wonderful author and person – ‘Thank You’ for going the extra mile!
I just wanted you to know that my Father-in-law truly enjoyed reading your book.
Usually, when he is finished reading a book, he gives it back to me to donate to a charity ‘Bibles for Missions’ where I volunteer at.
But not your book….. he wants to keep it!!!”
Judith V. – Palos Park, IL
“Loved your book Gene – like I had said in my review, I feel like I could take your book with me as a guide, so many great details. I also like how you give us some history of old homesteads and surrounding areas 🙂 Keep up the good work!“
Judy C. – Dahlonega, GA
“Awesome Book ! The stories are great, informative and entertaining. I will say that the first handful of stories were from the writer’s childhood and I found them to be less entertaining than the later recollections of stories from the writer’s adult life.
Nonetheless, this book was worth every minute I put into reading it.”
Donald O. – Mobile, AL
“Just finished my copy of ‘Under the Smoke’. I loved it.”
Ronnie H. – Shreveport, LA
“Great book and I will be passing it along to a few others as well.
Also brought back some good memories for me.”
Linette B. – Knoxville, TN
“Got it, love it…come sign my copy Gene !!”
Smoky Mountain Trader – Cleveland, GA
“Wonderful!! So many memories of this amazing place, the Smoky Mountains
We have visited and camped over 60 plus years.”
Sandra H. – Decatur, GA
“Great book !”
John S. – Acworth, GA
“Your book definitely provided a context, plus the family enjoyed hearing me read chapters aloud during the drive
(a family tradition during driving trips).”
Kristen I. – Avondale, GA
“An excellent book. I recommend it to all.”
Harold H. – Decatur, GA