Author: John

Buddy & Jim

Those tools and the life lessons I gained from Buddy Weil and Jim Brown serve me well to this day.

The Bomber Mafia
by Malcolm Gladwell

Malcom Gladwell approaches the competing bombing strategies used in WWII with a combination of historical fact, analysis, and irony.

The Splendid and the Vile
by Erik Larson

At 500 pages (not including footnotes and attributions) it is not a short read, but it is a pleasant one.

My Father

My father was the most difficult person who was ever in my life but today I see him as my most important mentor.

Ordinary Grace
by William Kent Krueger

Along the way, both boys learn painful lessons of adolescence.