Following the success of Jarhead, Anthony Swofford assumed he had exorcised his military demons—but as veterans know, that isn’t how it works. Consumed by drugs, booze, fast cars, and the wrong women, Swofford almost lost everything and everyone who mattered to him. Embarking on a series of road trips with his dying father, a Vietnam vet, Swofford begins to grapple with his volatile past and forge a path toward redemption. Hotels, Hospitals, and Jails is a must-read memoir that raises essential questions about masculinity, about fathers and sons, and about love. Vouchers to attend are $5 and get you $5 off the author’s featured book or a purchase on the day of the event. Vouchers can be purchased in advance and over the phone. (jpmoore)
Jarhead: A Marine's Chronicle of the Gulf War and Other Battles 1,930 copies, 32 reviews
Exit A 126 copies, 3 reviews
Hotels, Hospitals, and Jails: A Memoir 30 copies, 2 reviews
Death of an American Sniper 3 copies, 1 review
Sachiko (French Edition) 2 copies
The Future Dictionary of America (Contributor) 603 copies, 2 reviews
The Bastard on the Couch: 27 Men Try Really Hard to Explain Their Feelings… (Contributor) 172 copies, 7 reviews
Jarhead [2005 film] (Original book) 136 copies, 3 reviews
Semper Fi: Stories of the United States Marines from Boot Camp to Battle (Contributor) 23 copies, 1 review
Politically Inspired (Contributor) 21 copies
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