VMF Film and Book Recommendations December 2023


All the Light We Cannot See Film Poster

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All the Light We Cannot See, based on Anthony Doerr’s Pulitzer Prize winning novel, is a Netflix limited series. Starring Aria Mia Loberti, Louis Hofman and Mark Rufffalo. Set during WWII, it tells the story of Marie-Laure and Werner who meet in France amidst the devastation of war. 


Places and Names Book Cover

Places and Names: On War, Revolution and Returning by Marine veteran, author and journalist, Elliot Ackerman. Capt. Ackerman served five tours of duty in Iraq and Afghanistan, and in this memoir he wrote about what was going on in his mind during battles when his men took a lot of lives while losing members of their own platoon. 2020, Penguin Books, wherever books are sold.