Anthem for Millie by Roberta Sahr

By Roberta Sahr

Mildred “Millie” Milby is born in the course of a sour iciness hurricane in Moriarty, New Mexico Territory, in 1908. years later, her kin strikes to Milton, Oregon, the place her father begins a grocery business.

But while Millie is simply 9 years previous her mom tragically passes away, and, even though her father Arthur finally remarries, the family members isn't the same.

When Millie is fourteen a spat with Arthur’s moment spouse turns grotesque, and Millie is distributed away to boarding college the place she is compelled to paintings in a laundry to pay her room and board.

But despite her strained relatives relationships and meager funds, Millie refuses to renounce her dream of attending university. She thrives in highschool and manages to scrape adequate funds jointly to sign up at Spokane University.

This is simply the start of a compelling lifestyles that might see her live on the good melancholy, elevate 3 youngsters, and lay to leisure husbands.

A impressive tale of fight and perseverance, Anthem for Millie is a loving daughter’s tribute to an unusual universal woman.

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