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Book: The Whispers of War

I won The Whispers of War by Julia Kelly on Goodreads. I read Kelly’s other book, The Light Over London a couple of years ago and really enjoyed it. 33 more words


Ryan Murphy's 'Hollywood' Arrives May 1st on Netflix

A new limited series from Ryan Murphy and Ian Brennan, Hollywood follows a group of aspiring actors and filmmakers in post-World War II Hollywood as they try to make it in Tinseltown — no matter the cost. 148 more words


Classic Movie Of The Week: The Stranger (1946)

Starring: Orson Welles, Edward G Robinson, Loretta Young

Director: Orson Welles

Orson Welles is the handsome stranger in small town Connecticut when his past starts to catch up with him. 59 more words


The incredible power of community.

In 1943, President Roosevelt had several competing problems to solve; his answer: Victory Gardens. Author Elisa Carbone (Diana’s White House Garden) describes the amazing bit of history this way: 343 more words

Home Front / Bomb Testing / conclusion

Later improvements consisted of a 5,000-foot airstrip, an upgraded sewer system, dozens of semi-permanent buildings, including Quonset-and Butler-type steel buildings, over 500 concrete tent pads, and trailers for housing, administration, storage, and other uses. 1,043 more words


The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris- A Review


What I Loved:

The Tattooist of Auschwitz featured a new perspective for me in the overwhelming number of WWII historical fiction books out in the world. 723 more words

Book Review

28 (29) Days Of Blackness-Black Girls Get It Done: Remembering The 6888th Central Postal Delivery Battalion

“If the Black woman wasn’t born, she’d have to be invented.” -Nikki Giovanni

This is the glorious thing about Black History Month. You find these gems, hidden and fabulous within it. 492 more words