About the Author
Homer Hickam is the author of the #1 New York Times
bestseller October Sky
as well as the acclaimed follow-up to October Sky
, The Coalwood Way
. He is also the author of Back to the Moon
and Torpedo Junction
, as well as numerous articles for such publications as Smithsonian Air and Space
and American History Illustrated
. He lives with his wife in Huntsville, Alabama — Rocket City, USA.
From the Paperback edition.