Coming in Fall 2018
Lily’s Home Front
During World War II, Lily Gordon, a twenty-year-old welder on Liberty Ships, is in love with the soldier, Jim Harper. Tensions arise when Jim’s family disapproves of Lily being Jewish. Despite both their families’ objections, Lily and Jim marry. Soon afterwards, Jim leaves with his Army division for Europe. He not only risks his life fighting, his Army division liberates a Nazi death camp, where he gains a true understanding of the horrors of bigotry. During this terrible time of war, Lily gains a new perspective about what to value in life.