As Always, Jack

As Always, Jack

A World War II Love Story

By Emma Sweeney

Axios Press, Hardcover, 9781604190489, 180pp.

Publication Date: June 2012

Near the end of WWII, a Navy pilot meets and falls in love with a beautiful California girl. They have a brief two weeks together before he is shipped off to the South Pacific. This is an engaging collection of his letters, compiled by the daughter he never got to meet. Full of poignant detail--a chronicle of the passions and fears of wartime--the book is the ultimate love story of America's "greatest generation.""

About the Author
Emma Sweeney is a garden designer and writer. She has authored several books on gardening, including Burpee Basics: Perennials and Burpee Basics: Annuals. She has a certificate in commercial horticulture from the New York Botanical Garden and lives on a 130-year-old farm in Clinton, New York.