Hella’s Book Review

This month Hella reviews the book The Lost Girls of Paris by Pam Jenoff.

Just when I thought I wouldn’t read any more stories based on the history of WWII, the library received a copy of The Lost Girls of Paris by Pam Jenoff.  Growing up in the heart of Europe during WWII, I am always amazed that I did not know about the heroic efforts by so many brave men and women to bring this war to an end.

This book is based on the true story of a group of women who served as special agents for Special Operations Executive (SOE) in Britain during World War II. The Author’s fictitious account of the women shows what great strength and courage these women possessed.  The story is told in alternating chapters by three women, Grace, Eleanor and Marie.. … Read the full review

 

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City of Tilden Land Use Community Wide Survey

The City of Tilden is asking for your input to help with the creation of a 10 year future land use map for the land within the City of Tilden and the surrounding one mile.  The survey can be completed online at TILDEN2030.COM or you can obtain a hard copy at the library.  YOUR CITY – YOUR FUTURE!

 

Fireside Chat Book Discussion

Join us for our next book The Aviator’s Wife by Melanie Benjamin. Books are available at the library for check out.

When Anne Morrow, a shy college senior with hidden literary aspirations, travels to Mexico City to spend Christmas with her family, she meets Colonel Charles Lindbergh, fresh off his celebrated 1927 solo flight across the Atlantic. Enthralled by Charles’s assurance and fame, Anne is certain the aviator has scarcely noticed her. But she is wrong. Charles sees in Anne a kindred spirit, a fellow adventurer, and her world will be changed forever. . Read more.