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Come see me at The Great Valley Bookfest on October 13th!

I will be exhibiting and signing books at the Great Valley Bookfest on October

13th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at The Promenade at Bass Pro at Union in Manteca,

California. I am looking forward to meeting new people and seeing old friends.

It is always such a pleasure to share this labor of love and talk about Daddy

and the brave families that helped save him during World War II. I love to hear

your stories as well!…..

27 Sep



How to write YOUR story, book presentation & book signing TODAY!

Huntsville, Alabama – University of Alabama I should have put a notification out

earlier, but I will be a guest speaker at UAH’s Osher Lifelong Learning

Institute today at 1 p.m. telling about the book and about how you can write

your own story. I will also be signing books. Come see me if you get a chance!

Click to access osher_catalog.pdf

12 Aug


Talk and book signing event at Madison Public Library in Huntsville, AL on August 14th

Come hear me speak at the Madison Public Library in Huntsville, Alabama on

Monday August 14th at 6 p.m.!  I will also be selling and signing books.

Niemeier to discuss her book, ‘In the Hands of Strangers’ at library.

31 May


Oak Ridge, TN Secret City Festival – June 3rd

Fred Moretto, my father, lived and worked for nearly 58 years in Oak Ridge.

Please come visit me at the festival at booth #13 and hear the amazing story of

his being shot down over enemy territory in World War II France and how he

escaped. I will also have my books to sell and will personalize them. See you

there, Kim To learn more about the festival, please follow this link:

19 Apr


Walnut Ridge Army Air Field Reunion and the Wings of Honor Festival

Walnut Ridge Army Air Field Reunion and the Wings of Honor Festival May 5-6,

2017 We are honored to be going to the reunion to tell Lt. Fred Moretto’s story!

He spent part of his flight training at Walnut Ridge, Arkansas and met his

wife-to-be at the USO!. We look forward to seeing other families there and

hearing their stories! For more information on how to participate, please go to Update: Here are some pictures

from the event!

27 Feb


Tennessee Valley AFA 2.23.17 Thank you.

We had a fantastic time at the Tennessee Valley Air Force Association meeting on

Thursday, February 23, 2017.  Many thanks to Jay Carlson and TVAFA President

Rick Driesbach for having me!  What a lovely reception you all gave me.  I truly

enjoyed sharing my father’s story with you!  The donation in my name to the

Wounded Airman Project touched me deeply.  Again, thank you to all involved.

Here are some images from the event:

22 Feb


Tennessee Valley Air Force Association Presentation

Event: I am looking forward to seeing everyone at the TVAFA quarterly luncheon

on Thursday, February 23rd ! If you or anyone you know is interested in Air

Force history or World War II history please join me for the pictorial journey

of Lt. Fred Moretto’s life “In the Hands of Strangers”.  Hope to see you there!

Details: AFA Chapter 335 Event Speaker: Local Author Kim Moretto Niemeier Author

of “In the Hands of Strangers”; story of her WWII father, a P-47 pilot…..

01 Feb


First Book Signing 1.29.17

We had a fantastic book signing at the Edgewater Clubhouse in Huntsville,

Alabama on Sunday.  We had so many friends and interested history buffs stop by.

It was an honor to get to speak and spend time with each and every one of them.

Thank you all so very much and we hope you enjoy the book.  We hope to catch the

rest of you at a future book signing, or just out and about town!

17 Jan

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