Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

September 10, 2015
by jenniferpuryear

No Excuses. Be Yourself. (No Excuses: Growing Up Deaf and Achieving My Super Bowl Dreams, by Derrick Coleman Jr.)

Book Title: No Excuses: Growing Up Deaf and Achieving My Super Bowl Dreams

The NFL kicks off its regular season today.  If you’re a fan – and even if you’re not – you might consider reading Derrick Coleman Jr.’s terrific memoir, No Excuses: Growing Up Deaf and Achieving My Super Bowl Dreams (written with Marcus Brotherton).    The chances are that I will never have the opportunity to know Derrick Coleman Jr. personally.  This felt like the next best thing. …

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