Book Description

You Aughta Write a Book is an interesting and intriguing read from start to finish. At the age of 81 the author looks back with honest and candid memories of a colourful life filled with struggle, pain, happiness and hope sprinkled with humor. After hearing from a variety of friends the phrase 'you aughta write a book', the author has done just that. And what a story it is, from running away as a three year old with his sister from their drunken father, who had beaten up their mother, to being cared for by his grandpa, who taught him proper values, then onto the life of a street kid learning a whole set of new values that led to an "assisted" enlistment in the US Navy. This story covers a breadth of experiences suggesting a very interesting read. It has it all.