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Author Celeste Ramos-Martin will speak about her upcoming book series, “Children of the Pearl” on Saturday, December 4, 2021, at noon in the Officers’ Wardroom of the Battleship.
The Children of the Pearl series of wartime adventures are based on her parents’ experiences during the Japanese occupation of the Philippines in World War II. The first book of the series, “Boy of the Pearl,” based on her father’s boyhood recollections, will be published in 2022. “Girl of the Pearl” is scheduled for 2024.
The author’s presentation is free to experience with the purchase of a tour of the Battleship, which is open every day, except Christmas, from 11am to 3pm or tours in December .