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Book Reviews

BOOKS, PERSONALLY
“Identity Considered” at Books, Personally (October 4, 2015)

ATTICUS REVIEW
“Finding Yourself: A Review of Belief Is Its Own Kind of Truth, Maybe” by Maggie Pahos at Atticus Review (October 4, 2015)

BREVITY
“A Review of Lori Jakiela’s Belief Is Its Own Kind of Truth, Maybe” by Ellee Prince at Brevity (September 8, 2015)

PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE
“Belief Is Its Own Kind of Truth, Maybe-Lori Jakiela elevates the adoption memoir” by Shannon Reed at Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (August 16, 2015)

PITTSBURGH CITY PAPER
“Lori Jakiela’s latest memoir explores adoption and family” by Fred Shaw at Pittsburgh City Paper (August 5, 2015)

LOST DAUGHTERS
“Belief Is Its Own Kind of Truth, Maybe — A Memoir by Lori Jakiela” by Karen Pickell at Lost Daughters (August 4, 2015)

JMWW
“A Review of Belief Is Its Own Kind of Truth, Maybe” by Ashley Begley at JMWW (August 4, 2015)

PITTSBURGH MAGAZINE
“Book Review: The Workday Speech of the Service Industry” by Kristofer Collins at Pittsburgh Magazine (July 23, 2015)

PLOUGHSHARES
“Review: Belief Is Its Own Kind of Truth, Maybe” by Nancy McCabe at Ploughshares (June 19, 2015)

SMALL PRESS BOOK REVIEW
“The Stories We Tell: A Review of Belief Is Its Own Kind of Truth, Maybe” by Liz Purvis at Small Press Book Review (June 9, 2015)

WEAVE MAGAZINE
“Creation Stories: A Review of Belief Is Its Own Kind of Truth, Maybe” by R.A. Voss at Weave Magazine (June 6, 2015)

NEWPAGES
“Belief Is Its Own Kind of Truth, Maybe” by Katy Haas at NewPages (April 22, 2015)

STORY CIRCLE BOOK REVIEWS
“Belief Is Its Own Kind of Truth, Maybe” by Helene Bernardo at Story Circle Book Reviews (April 18, 2015)

TEARS IN THE FENCE
“Belief Is Its Own Kind of Truth, Maybe” by David Caddy at Tears in the Fence (April 16, 2015)

NEW ORLEANS REVIEW
“Belief Is Its Own Kind of Truth, Maybe” by William Boyle at New Orleans Review

KAREN J WEYANT
“Belief Is It’s Own Kind of Truth, Maybe” at Karen J Weyant

THE NEW YINZER
“Books on the Nightstand” by Scott Silsbe