Carrying Albert Home
  • By Homer Hickam
  • Duration: 10:39:44
  • Narrator: Adam Verner
  • Publisher: HarperCollins USA

Elsie Lavender and Homer Hickam Sr.—the future parents of Homer Hickam Jr.—were high school sweethearts during the Great Depression. When Homer asked for her hand,...

Rocket Boys: A Memoir [abridged]
  • By Homer Hickam
  • Duration: 4:29:07
  • Narrator: Beau Bridges
  • Publisher: Simon & Schuster

Until I began to build and launch rockets, I didn't know my hometown was at war with itself over its children, and that my parents were locked in a kind of bloodless combat over...