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from the author, click the 'Contact' link above. 


*COVID-19 postponed the book launch of the new book and all talks on both books were canceled.  We are now  rescheduling as it is safe to do so and a mask will be used as well as social distancing regulations followed.

July 24, 2020 - Truman Museum book signing from 10:00AM - 1:00PM Truman Historical Association Museum, 109 W Ciro St., Truman, MN 56088

September 5 - 6, 2020 Frederick, Maryland.  Details will be posted soon. 

Fall of 2020  (TBD)- Central Maryland Heritage League 

2021 Winter program speaker for their monthly meeting (TBD) Des Moines Civil War Round Table, Des Moines, Iowa.  



Check out these great books:

1. Mirthful Spirit

Reading A Mirthful Spirit will change your outlook on life.  Not only will you become happier—everyone will feel your joy and start laughing with you.  Buy a copy of A Mirthful Spirit  and you too can laugh your way to wellness.


2. Feisty Lydia

Feisty Lydia is the personal story of a woman born in 1925 in Neuotting, Germany. Her remarkable spirit helped her to survive a premature birth, the Great Depression, death-defying experiences, the Nazi regime, and war in her country. The story continues when this German war bride journeyed with her young son Johnny aboard an American troop ship to America in 1948 to join her husband John. Read how Lydia used her feisty and optimistic spirit to overcome the struggles of life in a new country and to create her Elysian Fields, a place of joy and tranquility, in the city of Elysian, MN. Sprinkled with glimpses of history to provide the setting, the biography of Lydia is created from personal interviews with Lydia, her family, and friends.



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