Award-winning journalist Elyse Singleton delivers what Essence calls “a gem - the perfect book to curl up with.”
Best friends Lilian and Myraleen, two African American women from rural Mississippi, travel to Europe during World War II to act as members of the Women’s Army Corps. During this time of segregation and destruction, both women discover love and heartbreak, triumph and defeat.
©2002 Janet Elise Singleton (P)2004 Recorded Books, LLC
The narrators were extremely convincing.
The realistic nature.
The love scene of prisoner and heroine.
Would love to see more from author!
This is a beautiful story different from most, beautifully written, and beautifully performed. It is the depiction of lives we rarely get a glimpse of. I wholeheartedly recommend this gem of a novel.
HATE spoilers! Enjoy HOT, sexy books w/a plot. No vampires, paranormal, teens 4 me. Books outside HOT genre = books given to me to review
This was a good book well narrated
I cannot think of a particular scene. It was a good book full out.
They were good.
I don't know what to compare it to, just read best friend forever by Jennifer Weiner which shows a similar friendship.tangled with envy and jealousy.but virtuous in the end.
Yea-This book gives a realistic view of Americana-it should be required reading for anyone interested in our nation's history.
No favorites-they were all well developed and interesting.
Looking for another book from this author
Boring, terrible narrator, awful characters. Just a complete waste. I just couldn't get into this book
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