Author Joe Bonsall is well know for holding up his one-fourth of the Oak Ridge Boys quartet. As an author, Joe can also hit some high notes as he tells this beautiful and moving account of his parents, Joe and Lillie Bonsall. A young man from Philadelphia volunteers for service to escape a harsh home life and winds up charging Utah Beach on D-Day, while a girl from North Carolina runs away from home to join the WAC's. How they meet, fall in love, and make it through life's triumphs and tragedies are told in detail in this moving story, complete with photo section. "If you like war stories, you will love this book. If you like romance, you will love this book, if you love God and enjoy reading about faith, dedication, and real love through times of trial you also will love this book," shares Bonsall.
Format: Hardcover Number of Pages: 176 Vendor: New Leaf Publishing Publication Date: 2003
Dimensions: 7.75 X 5.25 (inches) ISBN: 0892215372 ISBN-13: 9780892215379 Availability: In Stock
From a member of the six-time Grammy Award-winning music group The Oak Ridge Boys comes a true story of life, love, war and, finally, peace. "G.I. Joe & Lillie" tells of a young man and woman who each escapes the harsh realities of home by volunteering to serve their country. How they meet, fall in love, and make it through life's triumphs and tragedies are told in detail in this moving story.