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Brad Herzog

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Brad Herzog is the author of more than three-dozen books for readers of all ages. His children's books include the beautifully-illustrated picture book FRANCIS AND EDDIE (Why Not Books, 2013) and the five-book COUNT ON ME: SPORTS series (Free Spirit Publishing, 2014). His many alphabet picture books for Sleeping Bear Press include H IS FOR HOME RUN and S IS FOR SAVE THE PLANET, which was a finalist in the National "Best Books 2009" Awards.

His latest nonfiction title for adults is MY MANTELPIECE (Why Not Books, 2014), the co-authored memoirs of civil rights icon Carolyn Goodman -- with a foreword from Maya Angelou. Brad is also the author of three critically acclaimed narratives about his travels through small-town America. His first travel
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One of the goals of the Why Not 100 is to clue literature lovers in to facts they might have missed. Sort of the way Sherlock Holmes did. Sure, you’re probably aware that Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s books were told from Dr. John Watson’s point of view, that Holmes lived at 221B Baker Street, and even that Holmes was addicted to cocaine and morphine. But did you know...He was this close to being c... Read more of this blog post »
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Average rating: 3.65 · 561 ratings · 119 reviews · 49 distinct works · Similar authors
Turn Left At The Trojan Hor...
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T Is for Touchdown: A Footb...
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States of Mind
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K is for Kick: A Soccer Alp...
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" Right on, Dawn. MY MANTELPIECE will officially be published on May 1. Spread the word if you have friends who might be interested! "
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“As we age we begin to grasp at youthful bliss like a life raft in a sea of harsh reality.”
Brad Herzog, Turn Left At The Trojan Horse: A Would-Be Hero's American Odyssey

“These people were smiling because they were where they wanted to be. They understood that life is too short for what-ifs and complications. Life, they found, can be as simple as reading the wind.”
Brad Herzog, States of Mind

“If, as has been postulated before, heroism happens when courage meets circumstance, what if the circumstances are mundane?”
Brad Herzog, Turn Left At The Trojan Horse: A Would-Be Hero's American Odyssey

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