Wings: A Novel of World War II Flygirls

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Product Details
Price
$23.95  $22.27
Publisher
McBooks Press
Publish Date
Pages
304
Dimensions
6.39 X 9.25 X 0.97 inches | 1.18 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9781590135709

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About the Author
Karl Friedrich has worked as a newspaper reporter, a magazine and public relations writer, an advertising copywriter, and a photographer, among a variety of other things. He lives in Camas, Washington.
Reviews
""Wings" is told in an easy-going natural voice. . . . It is extremely well-researched and when Sally was flying, I felt like I was in the cockpit with her.[I felt]like I was reading about the 1940s." www.ReelSwellBlog.com (October 2011)"
"Friedrich merges an often-neglected part of U.S. aviation history with a page-turning plot in his commendable debut . . . rich historical details add zest . . . an entertaining and spirited saga." --Publishers Weekly
"Shocking . . . disturbing . . . insightful . . . a welcome addition to the historical novels depicting the marginalized position of women during America's wars." --Historical Novels Review (May 2011)
"If you are interested in women's history, WWII or just want to read an excellently crafted story, then I suggest you check out Wings: A Novel of World War II Flygirls." --www.ActingBalanced.com (October 2011)
"Wings is told in an easy-going natural voice. . . . It is extremely well-researched and when Sally was flying, I felt like I was in the cockpit with her. [I felt] like I was reading about the 1940s." --www.ReelSwellBlog.com (October 2011)
"Fans of vivid historical fiction, of WWII settings, and of coming of age novels will enjoy this novel as much as I did. And you'll love the beautiful cover!" --www.PerfectRetort.blogspot.com (October 2011)
"I highly recommend this novel. It grabs your attention from the beginning and flows easily. It simply makes you proud to be a woman." --www.ACozyReadersCorner.com (October 2011)
"Recommend? Yes, for historical fiction fans and/or for those who wish to learn more about this plucky group of women." --www.JoyfullyRetired.com (November 2011)
"Kurt Friedrich has written a captivating story about the WASP program. . . . Wings is an immensely readable story and enjoyable particularly because much of it is true." --www.HomeOfAimala.blogspot.com (November 2011)