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Kathleen Rooney: Cher Ami and Major Whittlesey

AWM presents a conversation with author Kathleen Rooney about her new book Cher Ami and Major Whittlesey, a novel based Kathleen will be joined by Michael Zapata, author of The Lost Book of Adana Moreau and founding editor of MAKE Literary Magazine.

We are thrilled to present a conversation with Kathleen Rooney about her new book Cher Ami and Major Whittlesey, a heart-tugging and gorgeously written novel based on the incredible true story of a WWI messenger pigeon and the soldiers whose lives she forever altered. Kathleen will be joined by Michael Zapata, author of The Lost Book of Adana Moreau and founding editor of MAKE Literary Magazine.

This program takes place August 13 at 6:30 pm Central and will be hosted live via Zoom.

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