Join us in welcoming Chad Alan Gibbs to The Bookshelf for a signing celebrating the release of his first novel, Two Like Me and You.
Chad Alan Gibbs is the author of three non-fiction books. He has written for CNN.com andThe Washington Post, made multiple appearances on ESPN's Outside the Lines, and for three years wrote an award-winning humor column in the Opelika-Auburn News on his life as a stay-at-home dad. Gibbs lives in Alabama with his wife, two sons, two dogs, and an embarrassingly large collection of Star Wars action figures.
A little about Two Like Me and You:
Edwin Green's ex-girlfriend is famous. We're talking cover-of-every-tabloid-in-the-grocery-store-line famous. She dumped Edwin one year ago on what he refers to as Black Saturday, and in hopes of winning her back, he's spent the last twelve months trying to become famous himself. It hasn't gone well.
But when a history class assignment pairs Edwin with Parker Haddaway, the mysterious new girl at school, she introduces him to Garland Lenox, a nursing-home-bound World War II veteran who will change Edwin's life forever.
The three escape to France, in search of the old man's long-lost love, and as word of their adventure spreads, they become media darlings. But when things fall apart, they also become the focus of French authorities. In a race against time, who will find love, and who will only find more heartache?"