Noelle Salazar is a local author with a new book, a historical fiction set in WWII focusing on two teenage sisters, involved with a resistance force in the Netherlands. “Angels of the Resistance” highlights the strengths and impacts of women doing great things, both then and now. Noelle herself has an interesting personal history, having been a Navy recruit, medical assistant, and NFL cheerleader. At every turn, she’s considered herself an ardent storyteller, right from a young age. Great stories are a gift in themselves, and this is the season for them. Especially those that go above the norm, and inspire welcome change.