Excerpt: Rita Cosby's 'Quiet Hero'

Read an excerpt from Cosby's latest book "Quiet Hero."

ByABC News via via logo
May 28, 2010, 2:24 PM

June 1, 2010— -- Journalist Rita Cosby's father had refused to speak about his past. He grew up in Poland during the period before World War II. But after Cosby found some of her father's old belongings, she convinced him to tell his story and discovered her family's history.

Read an excerpt of the book below, and then head to the "GMA" Library to find more good reads.

Ten percent of Rita's book proceeds go to Operation Enduring Care. Click here to learn more about the program to help injured veterans.

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