Book News

222222222222222222222222222222222

NYC Veterans Writing Event on Thursday

February 6, 2017

The Veterans Writing Workshop , a New York City nonprofit that gives free writing workshops for veterans, active duty service members, and their families, is holding a reception and reading celebrating the publication of its…

Read More »

1111111111111111111111111111

Author Query: Vietnam War Nurses

December 6, 2016

Michael Burns, a Vietnam War veteran, would like to hear from nurses who served in the Vietnam War for a book he is writing. If you would like to help, or for more information, write…

Read More »

1111111111111111111111111111

A Tribute to Two Vietnam Veterans

December 5, 2016

Arnold Isaacs, the former Baltimore Sun Vietnam War correspondent and author best known for Without Honor: Defeat in Vietnam and Cambodia , has written a moving tribute to two Vietnam War veteran friends: the journalist and…

Read More »

111111111111111111111111111

Free Digital Novel to Vietnam Veterans

November 30, 2016

Bill Yancey is offering free digital copies of his new novel, Abandoned: MIA in Vietnam , to all Vietnam War veterans. Just send an email to wbyauthor@bellsouth.net , identify yourself as a Vietnam veteran, and specify…

Read More »

444444444444444444444444444

Author Query: ISO Veterans of Tigerland at Fort Polk

November 22, 2016

Dorothy Shrager, an author in California, is working on a project dealing with the Vietnam War. She would like to contact Vietnam veterans who went through Basic Training or Infantry AIT at Tigerland at Fort…

Read More »

dracula111111111111111111111111111111

Pat Duncan’s New Book: Gothic Horror in World War II

November 16, 2016

Patrick Sheane Duncan knows war and he knows how to create riveting fiction. Duncan---a Vietnam War veteran screenwriter, director, and novelist (Mr. Holland’s Opus, Courage Under Fire, 84 Charlie MoPic, Vietnam War Stories, Nick o…

Read More »

7777777777777777777777777777777

Thom Jones, 1945-2016

October 19, 2016

Thom Jones, a former Marine who gained literary fame in the 1990s for his hard-hitting fiction writing, died October 14 at age 71 . Jones joined the Marine Corps as a teenager during the Vietnam…

Read More »

3333333333333333333333333

Robert R. Timberg, 1940-2016

September 9, 2016

Robert R. Timberg, a Marine Corps Vietnam War veteran, journalist, and acclaimed author, died September 6 at age 76 Best known for The Nightingale’s Song , his excellent book about five famous Vietnam War-era Naval…

Read More »

11111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111

Thomas Steinbeck, 1944-2016

August 15, 2016

Thomas Steinbeck , one of two sons of the famed author John (The Grapes of Wrath ) Steinbeck who served in the Vietnam War, died of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease on August 11 at age…

Read More »

aceeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee

‘Ace’ Receives Independent Publisher Book Award

August 10, 2016

Rex Gooch's 2015 book,  ACE: The Story of Lt. Col. Ace Cozzalio ,   received a 2016 Independent Publisher Books Award Bronze Medal in the category of Best Adult Nonfiction Personal E-Book. In the book Gooch---who served…

Read More »

X
- Enter Your Location -
- or -