University of Arizona Campus  •  March 10 - 11, 2018  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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Save the date for 2018!

March 10-11, 2018 (9:30am - 5:30pm)

Earl Llewellyn Goldmann Mr

Earl Llewellyn Goldmann is a former social studies teacher and coach from Oregon. He is now residing in Old Town Scottsdale with his award winning author wife, Patricia L. Brooks. They are partners in Brooks Goldmann Publishing Company, LLC.

Earl recently launched his debut memoir "Bounce Back" with a tour in his home state of Oregon. He wrote his story of trauma and recovery through his life in basketball. He played basketball at Oregon State University only to lose it all with a horrific car accident where two people lost their lives. His survivor guilt of many decades is part of his presentation as he shares his stories.

Earl is now writing his second memoir, promoting his current book launched in August, and making plans to write for the rest of his life. Originally a snowbird and an avid golfer, Earl has been a full-time Arizona resident for almost 20 years. Earl and his wife visit his hometown,Tillamook, Oregon, in the summer.

He will be in the Nonfiction Indie Author Pavilion with his wife Patricia from 12:15 to 2:15 on Sunday here at the TFOB. Come by for your signed copy of "Bounce Back."

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Bounce Back
Memoir / Essays / Creative Nonfiction
Brooks Goldmann Publishing, LLC
August 2017
ISBN 9780981788197
Paperback, 330 pages
The author will make this book available for sale at the Author Pavilion during the Festival.

“You can keep going long after you think you can’t.” Earl Goldmann's poignant and moving memoir is a story about a young boy growing up in Tillamook, Oregon, and the terrible injury inflicted by the man who should have been his mentor. More/less

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