I Bit the Silver Spoon

I Bit the Silver Spoon

by John Duncklee
     
 

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"I read Will James, and dreamed of becoming a cowboy." John Duncklee shared the dream of many young boys. But growing up in the years of the Great Depression were difficult and his father had other plans for John. His mother's death and his father's re-marriage changed his life forever.

Withdrawn, resentful of authority, but determined to make his dream come true,

Overview

"I read Will James, and dreamed of becoming a cowboy." John Duncklee shared the dream of many young boys. But growing up in the years of the Great Depression were difficult and his father had other plans for John. His mother's death and his father's re-marriage changed his life forever.

Withdrawn, resentful of authority, but determined to make his dream come true, John barreled along the rocky journey to manhood. Throughout a multitude of jobs, college, and the military, the desire to be a cowboy lived on in John's heart.

Join us in this emotional, sometimes humorous, but always entertaining memoir of one man's attempt to live life on his own terms.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781479119035
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
08/28/2012
Pages:
218
Product dimensions:
5.25(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.46(d)

Meet the Author

John Duncklee is an award-winning author of twenty-four plus books and writes everyday. His published work covers fiction, non-fiction, satire, short stories and poetry.

Prior to his writing career, John was a university professor in both the United States and Mexico, a cattle rancher, Quarter Horse breeder, designer of mesquite wood furniture, and was a Petty Officer in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War.

He lives in New Mexico with his wife, Penny, an illustrator and artist.

To learn more about John, please visit him at:
http://www.johnduncklee.com/

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