A Tribute to Abraham Lincoln

By James Alexander Thom Presidential politics have always been vicious, slanderous and brutal, and often ridiculous.  This isn’t something new. Abraham Lincoln was easy to mock, as a gangly, homely, back-country bumpkin. And he was surely hated and scorned more in his presidential tenure than anyone else was, before or since, because he got into office at

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Fire in the Water

Paddy Quinn, “the boy who ate rattlesnakes” and lost a hand to a cannon blast during the Mexican War, returns as a famous Civil War correspondent and battlefield sketch artist, in James Alexander Thom’s new novel, Fire in the Water. Thom, Indiana’s prize-winning historical novelist, and author of the New York Times bestseller Follow the

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Fire in the Water Indy Book Launch

It’s happening TONIGHT! Come and see New York Times bestselling author of historical fiction novels, James Alexander Thom at the Indy launch of his new book, Fire in the Water. Indy Book Launch – Monday November 2, 2015 – 6:30 pm –  Bookmamas –  9 S. Johnson Avenue Indianapolis, IN 46219 317-375-3715 Early in the Civil

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