Aileen & Roy: From Sod House to State House

aileen-and-royMary Grimes recounts the remarkable lives of her parents in great detail.

She was a county school superintendent, and he was a three-term governor of Nebraska during the Dust Bowl years and WWII. Together, they stayed strong, leading the local communities around the state through the economic hard times of the Depression and the war. Aileen & Roy is truly an inspiring read.

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