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Join West Lafayette Public Library Director Nick Schenkel as he reviews books from all walks of literature.

Book Review: The Soldier's Friend: A Life of Ernie Pyle

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The Soldier's Friend. What a fitting title for this biography of Indiana’s home grown, Pulitzer prize winning journalist Ernie Pyle who ended his career covering the GI's in WW II. Pyle shaped the consciousness of WW II America in the 1940's - from the foot soldiers to the folks back at the home front. Give it a read and see if you don’t agree!

Nick Schenkel is the director of the West Lafayette Public Library, and reviews books from all walks of literature.