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Visiting Tom - a book by Perry, Michael

Visiting Tom

A Man, a Highway, and the Road to Roughneck Grace

Visiting Tom( )
Author: Perry, Michael
Series title:P. S. Ser.
Publication Date:Mar 2016
Publisher:HarperCollins Publishers
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $14.99
Book Description:

“Somewhere between Garrison Keillor’s idyllic-sweet Lake Wobegon and the narrow-mindedness of Sinclair Lewis’s Main Street lies the reality of small-town life. This is where Michael Perry lives.” —St. Paul Pioneer Press

“Perry can take comfort in the power of his writing, his ability to pull readers from all corners onto his Wisconsin spread, and make them feel right at home.” —Seattle Times

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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Sociology / Rural
Technology & Engineering / Agriculture / General
Biography & Autobiography / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.312 x 8 x 0.757 Inches
Book Weight:0.56 Pounds
Author Biography
Perry, Michael (Author)
Michael Perry is a writer and a humorist. He has written three best selling memoirs and his work has appeared in Esquire, The New York Times Magazine, Backpacker, Outside, and

Perry was born in rural Wisconsin. He has spent many years as a volunteer firefighter. The majority of his writing discusses his farming background and life lessons. He was educated at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.

Perry's books include Visiting Tom: A Man, a Highway, and the Road to Roughneck Grace (2012); Coop: A Year of Poultry, Pigs, and Parenting (2009); Truck: A Love Story (2006); Off Main Street: Brainstormers, Prophets, and Gatemouth's Gator (2005); Population: 485: Meeting Your Neighbors One Siren at a Time (2002); Big Rigs, Elvis & the Grand Dragon Wayne (1999); and Why They Killed Big Boy (1996).


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