Morrisons Cove Herald - Putting cows on the front page since 1885.

Books to Borrow Martinsburg Public Library Recommends

Band of Sisters By Lauren Willig

 

The only thing more interesting than a well-written story based on historical fact is a well-written story based on little-known and nearly forgotten fact. “Band of Sisters” is such a story.

Lauren Willig, best-selling writer of historical novels, happened upon the plot of this true and heroic tale whilst conducting research for another novel. She immediately dropped her pursuit of that endeavor in exchange for a richer one: a study of the brave Smith College women who had gone to war in 1917.

The book’s title, “Band of Sisters,” is a literary salute and reference to “Band of Br...



For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.

 

Reader Comments(0)

 
 

Our Family of Publications Includes:

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2021

Rendered 09/19/2021 06:07