Joe Formichella

Waffle House Rules

Jun 16, 2014

    

  “Waffle House Rules”
Author: Joe Formichella
Publisher: River’s Edge Media
Pages: 183
Price: $16.00 (Paperback)

Joe Formichella has had considerable success with a book on a black baseball league in Pritchard, Alabama, “Here’s to You, Jackie Robinson,” and a first novel, “The Wreck of the Twilight Limited,” nearly a true-life novel about the catastrophic 1993 Amtrak train wreck on a bridge over Bayou Canot north of Mobile.

This book is not what it appears to be?that is, an as-told-to sports biography. It would be better if it were, because Ben Jobe is a man who has led an unusual and interesting life.

This book is not what it appears to be?that is, an as-told-to sports biography. It would be better if it were, because Ben Jobe is a man who has led an unusual and interesting life.

How two men, one on a national stage and one in a small town in Alabama, both helped the cause of race relations in America

Here's to You, Jackie Robinson

Despite the title, the heart of this book is the story of Jesse Norwood, who, by all accounts, was a great human being.

A fictionalized account of the worst accident in Amtrak history that happened in Mobile, Alabama.

The Wreck of the Twilight Limited

In real life, here?s what happened.