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Local author talks WWII history, donates books


Last updated 3/18/2020 at 11:15am

G. Connor Salter

From left to right, Vann Norred, Sproul Junior High School librarian Kristie Martinez and Anna Gordan, author Sarah Byrn Rickman, Widefield High School Librarian Amy Hawkins-Keeler pose with copies of Rickman's latest two books.

Author Sarah Byrn Rickman recently spoke at the Manufucturing Industry Learning Lab (or "the MiLL") about her books on the Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP), a team of civilian pilots who tested and transported aircraft for the United States Army during World War II. She handed out autographed copies of her most recent books, "BJ Erickson: WASP Pilot" and "Nancy Love: WASP Pilot," to librarians from Sproul Junior High School and Widfield High School. Other librarians could not attend, but Rickman provided copies for Janitell Junior High School, Waston Junior High School, Grand Mountain J...

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