My husband bought me the best gift for Valentine’s Day, a book! Specifically, he purchased the I devoured The Thorn Bearer by Pepper Basham! Eeep!
It is 1941 and America teeters on the brink of war. Outgoing naval officer Ensign Jim Avery escorts British convoys across the North Atlantic in a brand-new destroyer, the USSAtwood. Back on shore, Boston Navy Yard secretary Mary Stirling does her work quietly and efficiently, happy to be out of the limelight.