Son’s Biography of World War II Father Serves As Microcosm of the Greatest Generation

Source by Tyler Tichelaar The debt we owe as a nation to the greatest generation cannot be underestimated, and Judson Stone knows that firsthand. As the son of a World War II veteran who continued to serve his country for decades after the war, Judson had an up-close-and-personal view of the greatest generation. Readers may …

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The Kinsey Millhone Alphabet Series Author, Sue Grafton, Author Biographies

Source by Elizabeth Lindsey Sue Grafton was born on April 24, 1940 in Louisville, Kentucky where she and her sister were also raised. Her parents were Attorney C.W. Grafton and Vivian Harnsberger Grafton. Her father also wrote in his spare time had four mysteries published. After graduating with a BA in English Literature from the …

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Best Selling Author Tami Hoag – Author Biographies

Source by Elizabeth Lindsey Tami Hoag was born Tami Mikkelson on January 20, 1959 and spent her adolescence in a small town of about a 1,000 people and no stoplights, in southeastern Minnesota. Her father was an insurance agent. She graduated high school and married her high school sweetheart, Daniel Hoag. She wanted to go …

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Novelist and Sometimes Controversial Dominick Dunne – Author Biographies

Source by Elizabeth Lindsey Dominick (Nicky) Dunne was born in Hartford Connecticut on October 29, 1925. He haled from a wealthy Irish Catholic Family. Dominick was the second of six children. His mother was Dorothy Francis Dunne and his father was surgeon and hospital chief of staff, Dr. Richard Edwin Dunne. Dominick states that he …

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Reporting on Biographies – Religion in Shoes

Hunter B. Blakley wrote a biography of Brother (James A.) Bryan of Birmingham in 1934. Students should learn to report on a book they have read with different styles and formats. Summarizing the whole story does not always present the best report. Since Blakley filled this biography with an abundance of stories painting a picture …

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