Buzz Bissinger - Father's Day: A Journey Into the Mind and Heart of My Extraordinary Son

Wednesday, May 30, 2012 - 7:00pm
Buzz Bissinger talks about his memoir, Father's Day: A Journey Into the Mind and Heart of My Extraordinary Son ($26.00). Bissinger’s twins were born three minutes — and a world — apart. The older one is a graduate student at Penn, preparing to become a teacher. His brother has spent his life attending special schools. He’ll never drive a car, kiss a girl, or live by himself.

Buzz Bissinger is the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of four books, including the New York Times bestseller 3 Nights in August and Friday Night Lights, which has sold two million copies and inspired a film and TV franchise. He is a contributing editor for Vanity Fair and a sports columnist for The Daily Beast. He has written for The New Republic, Time and many other publications.

Location: 
51 Tamal Vista Blvd
94925 Corte Madera
us
$26.00
ISBN: 9780547816562
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH) - May 8th, 2012

The best-selling author of Friday Night Lights and 3 Nights in August journeys across country and into the psyche of his son and traveling companion, where he finds not only the remarkable skills and debilities known as savantism, but a host of qualities we should all emulate.