The Borg-Warner Trophy

With the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 right around the corner, we wanted to present to you another excerpt from Lew Freedman’s book The Indianapolis 500: A Century of High Speed Racing. Enjoy the following on the Borg-Warner Trophy.  The perpetual...

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...

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...

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 –...