Karen J Moore - KC Monkeybug

Karen J Moore

Karen is a wife, mother, and grandmother. She was a literacy tutor and an instructional aide for many years with the Sierra Unified School District. Karen loves reading and writing.

She has a deep desire to inspire parents and children to read, read, read...


Within weeks of the bombing at Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, the military began a clandestine recruitment of intelligent, brave and loyal women. They were quickly trained to take over a vital and top-secret program that would be instrumental in winning the war. They became known as the Women’s Air Raid Defense (WARD).

Gracie was just sixteen years old when World War ll upturned life in America. She struggled to understand the devastating loss of life. At eighteen, her fiancé became a casualty of the war. Not one to sit on the sidelines, Gracie packed up her adventurous spirit and heart for service, left everything behind and boarded a Liberty ship to join an elite group of women serving on the island of Oahu in a covert underground tunnel, code-named—



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