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Margaret Allyn Greene Best

Author of “Unsung Hero”

Unsung Hero

by Margaret Allyn Greene Best

Margaret Allyn Greene Best (1947- ) wrote Unsung Hero, her first published book as a tribute to her father and other unsung heros today. Raised as an Army Brat during the Cold War, she moved often learning to adapt to various circumstances. Margaret is married with three grown children and eight grandchildren. She is a retired elementary teacher who loves reading, writing, teaching, history, and genealogy.

She has lived in six different countries and visited many more. Margaret resides in a large retirement community called The Villages, Florida where she is active in two social groups, two writing groups, and two political groups. She is a member of DAR, NSDU, AAUW, BSP, and the Florida Writer’s Association. Her next book Dandelion Daughter is due for publication in April of 2019.

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with “Writing Your Life” Patricia Charpentier

The Biography, The Life and Times of
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Peggy’s first book, Unsung Hero, published in 2018 and available from,, and Barnes & Noble, tells the story of her father. It contains his memoir of life in a POW camp during WWII and continues with Peggy’s research into his life as a military officer. It is a memoir/biography/tribute to her unsung hero.

Coming in April 2019!

Peggy’s new book comes out in April 2019. “Dandelion Child” is the memoir of Peggy’s life as a child of the military during the Cold War from 1947-1969.

Dandelion Child: A Soldier’s Daughter is a memoir written for the young adult to adult audience about the author’s life as a child of the military during the Cold War from 1947 until 1969. All stories are true to the best of the author’s recollection and from her point of view. Tales indicate how she developed from a child, through her teen years and into adulthood and how being an Army Brat shaped her life. A section is devoted to today’s military children and how we can assure they get the help not available to earlier generations.

Available For Speaking Engagements

Unsung Hero Author: Margaret Allyn Greene Best

Peggy Best is available for speaking engagements telling her story for your organization, special event, or celebration ceremony.

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Peggy’s Blog

Kansas City

National World War I Museum Kansas City We returned from our NMRA convention in Kansas City. While there I spoke at one of their VFW posts about my book Unsung Hero and sold all the books I carried with me. That was such a heartwarming experience I donated all the...

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Finalist in biography book category

Honor Wow! On a whim, I entered my first published book Unsung Hero in a Florida Writer's Contest. I was informed that my book is a FINALIST for the Biography Book Of The Year! Even if I do not win the prize, it is certainly an unexpected honor.  Congratulations...

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