This Month's Discussion Selection
A Woman of No Importance
by Sonia Purnell
In 1942, the Gestapo sent out an urgent transmission: “She is the most dangerous of all Allied spies. We must find and destroy her.” The target in their sights was Virginia Hall, a Baltimore socialite who talked her way into the spy organization dubbed Winston Churchill’s “Ministry of Ungentlemanly Warfare.” She became the first Allied woman deployed behind enemy lines and–despite her prosthetic leg–helped revolutionize wartime espionage.
Wednesday, March 4
Members of this book club for adults read both fiction and nonfiction. The group meets the first Wednesday of each month (except holidays). No registration is required, and you may attend as few or as many meetings as you wish. Pick up a copy of the current selection at the library’s front desk. For information, call Chris at (920)793-7113.