Tag Archives: World War II

“The One True Love of Alice-Ann” by Eva Marie Everson

If You Want a Treat, Read this Book! Farm girl Alice-Ann has been in love with her older brother’s friend, Mack for a long time.  She has decided she will share her heart with him, and tell him her true … Continue reading

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“With Love Wherever You Are” by Dandi Daley Mackall

Love Goes the Distance! In 1996, the author’s dying father asked her to go to his home’s attic, and get his old army trunk—and to make sure she did it when her mom wasn’t home.  He also made her promise … Continue reading

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“The Missing Matisse: A Memoir” by Pierre H. Matisse

Rubbing Shoulders with Famous Artists, Fighting Nazis, and Finding God Imagine growing up in France while it is occupied by the Nazis during World War II.  Or perhaps imagine growing up rubbing shoulders with some of the most famous artists … Continue reading

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“Feast for Thieves” by Marcus Brotherton

An Offer You Can’t Refuse! Become a pastor for a year, or go to jail.  What would you choose?   Imagine a guy named Rowdy, who did many brave things during World War II.   He received recognition and advancement in rank, … Continue reading

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Random Ramblings: Memories

Memories, light the corners of my mind…or what do you want to be remembered for? Aunt Dorris was my Dad’s only sibling, and she was ten years older than him.  They grew up on the family farm in Doniphan County, … Continue reading

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“Out of the Depths” by Edgar Harrell

Amazing & True Edgar Harrell, a Marine during World War II, tells his true story of being aboard the USS Indianapolis when a Japanese submarine bombed it multiple times.  In a matter of minutes, the battleship sunk, while the crew … Continue reading

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“My Journey Beyond Being Catholic” by Connie Limmex

This is the story of Connie Limmex who was raised as a Catholic, and raised her oldest children as part of the Catholic church, as well.  Later in her life, when her last child was a toddler, Connie became involved … Continue reading

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