Thunder Road (Paperback)
The Journey Home: The Journey Home
Createspace Independent Publishing Platform, 9781480158153, 468pp.
Publication Date: November 27, 2012
List Price: 18.00*
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This compelling and captivating novel is based on the true and unique story of a soldier who fought the war in the jungles of Vietnam, back in the U.S., as well as in his own mind. Years later, ex-pointman Nick Dwyer's search for "home," led him back to the land of the dragon where he found adventure, true love, and eventually inner peace.
About the Author
Stuart Nicholls was raised on a small farm near Wheaton, Illinois. He served as a combat infantryman in Vietnam from 1965-1966. After graduating from the University of Hawaii with a B.S. in Tropical Agriculture and a minor in Vietnamese Studies, Nicholls returned to Vietnam in 1987. Later he became one of the very first veterans to live in Vietnam after the war. While there, he helped build medical clinics, taught English, assisted the Vietnamese Department of Agriculture, ran veteran tours, and helped the Amerasian orphans. He was finally deported for seeking American POW's and MIA's. He lives on his carnation farm in Maui.