Sandra Warren is a writer with published works in multiple genresincluding historical non-fiction, biography, children’s, poetry, giftededucation, children’s, reader’s theater and how to. In addition, she has written educational journal and newspaper articles on a varietyof subjects, optioned two screenplays and produced an audio CD, DVD and three educational videos. She lives and writes in a log home in the Carolina mountains.
We Bought A WWII Bomber: The Untold Story of a Michigan HighSchool, a B-17 Bomber & The Blue Ridge Parkway!ISBN 9781880175064
“Buy a Bomber” Campaign Posters
The Dedication & Christening - April 6, 1943
The Bomber Queen & Court with the Pilot
“The Spirit of South High” B-17 Bomber off to war!
"Writing in simple, unadorned terms of small-town America during wartime, Warren, a writer from the South High class of 1962, captures the patriotism and community spirit that sparked the students to canvass door to door.""This bit of local history is a reminder of unheralded resolve and determination by students during WWII." Publishers Weekly/BookLife
2016 Next Generation Indie Book Award Finalist!
2017 Michigan State History Award for Outstanding MichiganHistoryPublication-PrivatePrintingCategory.
She Started It All (middle-grade historical fiction.)ISBN 978-1723432231 “Told in two points of view, SHE STARTED IT ALL brings the story of the "forgotten" bomber- a plane purchased with money raised by Michigan students during WWII--into Joe Gerrard and Sandi Howard's eighth grade classroom.”Carol Baldwin, Author & Writing Educator
October 1, 2018A Wayside Historical Marker was dedicatedon The Blue Ridge Parkway, Milepost 176.2at Mabry’s Mill, in Meadows of Dan, Virginia, honoring the extraordinary accomplishmentof the 1943-1948 Michigan students from South High School, the Captain and Crew ofthe B-17 bomber, “The Spirit of South High,” and the good people of Meadows of Dan and Willis, Virginia, who came to the aid of the pilots.