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Review: Flygirl

Author: Sherri L. Smith

Age: YA (14 and up)

Genre: Historical Fiction

2010 ALA Best Books for Young People
2010 Capitol Choices Noteworthy Books for Children… 263 more words

Book Review

U is for USS Hornet (CV-12) #atozchallenge @aprila2z

USS Hornet (CV/CVA/CVS-12) was a United States Navy aircraft carrier of the Essex class. Construction started in August 1942; she was originally named USS Kearsarge, but was renamed in honor of the USS Hornet (CV-8), which was lost in October 1942, becoming the eighth ship to bear the name. 888 more words



Lest We Forget

And my tribute to my Dad, L/Cpl Brian Smaller, 633301, 22 Battalion, 2NZEF

He collected this bit of tin during his service.

Woolshed Wargamer

Back Door to War: The Roosevelt Foreign Policy 1933-1941 eBook Charles Callan Tansill

This professionally prepared ebook is an electronic edition of the book that is designed for reading on digital readers like Nook, Kindle, iPad, Sony Reader, and other products including iPhone and Android smart phones. 165 more words


... o Bella Ciao, Bella Ciao

In occasione del 25 Aprile, ed ad un anno di distanza dalla pubblicazione di alcuni estratti delle memorie scritte da mio nonno, propongo altri due stralci. 444 more words

Back on Teenage!

Two summers ago I interned for Cinereach (Beasts of the Southern Wild) and TEENAGE, a film by Matt Wolf about youth culture. Probably my favorite part of the summer was… 41 more words

Book Review: The Seamstress

I don’t recall where I saw The Seamstress: A Memoir of Survival by Sara Tuvel Bernstein recommended: I think it was probably through some of the… 1,390 more words