Where the Action Was: Women War Correspondents in World War II





Praise for Where the Action Was: Women War Correspondents in World War II

“Bravery, inspiration, and dedication: for a chill up the spine, Where the Action Was is hard to beat.”
The New York Times

“The light of Colman’s bright prose brings these women to the front once again, and young readers and researchers will be astonished and delighted at their bravery.”
Kirkus Review

“Colman impressively recreates the backdrop of the war–the danger, confusion, even the stench–and introduces women whose skill at their jobs and bravery in the face of horror allowed them to report the news through their own unique perspective.”
Booklist, starred review

“Amazing stories.”
Phildadelphia Inquirer

“Their photographs and clips of their headline news stories bear fascinating witness to their work and the dangers they endured as Colman skillfully intertwines explanations of the war events they covered and the work they produced.”
The Horn Book

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