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Kaia Alderson is a historical women’s fiction author with a passion for discovering "hidden figures" in African American women’s history. Her debut novel, Sisters in Arms, reveals the untold true story of the Six Triple Eight, the only all-Black battalion in the Women’s Army Corps who made the dangerous journey into Europe during WWII to ensure servicemen received word from their loved ones. 
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