The Kissing Hand (PB) SOFTCOVER EDITION School is starting in the forest, but Chester Raccoon does not want to go. To help ease Chester's fears, Mrs. Raccoon shares a family secret called The Kissing Hand to give him the reassurance of her love any time his world feels a little scary. Since its first publication in 1993, this heartwarming book has become a children's classic that touches the lives of millions of children and their parents, especially at times of separation, whether starting school, entering
Magazine Leatherneck L100 Order a copy of the latest print edition of Leatherneck Magazine . Leatherneck is the premiere magazine of the United States Marine Corps...yesterday, today, and tomorrow . Leatherneck 's well -written articles focus on all Marines - where they serve, their programs, equipment used, uniforms worn and operational commitments undertaken . Leatherneck features articles on the rich history and traditions of the Corps and those legendary Marines who made our Corps what it is
First Lady of The Marine Corps (FLOTMC) Recommended Reading List , is not intended to tell people what they should read, but to make military family books more available on Marine Corps installations. Why a FLOTMC Recommended Reading List? Bonnie Amos said she had “one of those aha moments” while discussing books for military families with her husband: Why not create a recommended reading list for military spouses, and make the books available at base libraries and exchanges? An “aha moment” for this Marine
Sergeant Major Engravable Coin Tactical experts and visionary leaders, those who rise to the level of Sergeant Major in the U.S. Marine Corps demonstrate unmatched technical skill and an uncompromising dedication to duty. Proven performers, they motivate and inspire soldiers throughout the ranks to join together in the common pursuit of victory, ensuring the swift and successful completion of the Marines' global defense initiatives. Renowned for possessing an acute instinct for bold and decisive action,
They Were Heroes (HB) Available September 2014 HARDCOVER EDITION A Sergeant Major's Tribute to Combat Marines of Iraq and Afghanistan Sergeant Major Devaney's They Were Heroes presents moving portraits of warriors who have not been fully celebrated. His stories recognize the heroism of those who fought in these deadly conflicts and placed their lives at risk to assure the safety of their fellow Marines. For these Marines, no Medal of Honor is enough for their bravery. Nonetheless, though not his main
4th Marine Division Coin This diamond-shaped brass coin salutes the 4th Division of the U.S. Marines. The mission of the 4th Marine Division is to provide trained combat and combat support personnel and units to augment and reinforce the active component in time of war, national emergency, and at other times as national security requires; and have the capability to reconstitute the Division, if required. Formed originally in World War II, the 4th Marine Division was the first division of Marines to go
Ortiz: To Live a Man's Life (HB) Look for an article in Leatherneck magazine October 2012 Full Book review in November 2012 issue HARDCOVER EDITION To Live a Man's Life You can't make this stuff up. Historian and author Laura Lacey realized early on that if someone wrote a novel about a daring-do swashbuckler similar to WW II Marine Peter J. "Pierre" Ortiz, nobody would take it seriously . Fortunately for Lacey, Ortiz was one of those rare individuals really bigger than life. Her problem was to give the
The U.S. Constitution and Fascinating Facts about It (PB) SOFTCOVER EDITION The U.S. Constitution & Fascinating Facts About It you'll see the entire text of the Constitution, the Bill of Rights and the Declaration of Independence - and much more! You'll find interesting insights into the men who wrote the Constitution, how it was created, and how the Supreme Court has interpreted the Constitution in the two centuries since its creation.