From the Publisher
Praise for Brett Favre: A Packer Fan's Tribute
"This book is perfect for anyone who wants to see what makes this strong-armed QB from Mississippi one of the game's greats." --Sarah Braunstein, Sports Illustrated for Kids
"[Tom Kertscher's book] is as on the money as one of Favre's legendary, finger-breaking spirals." --Adam Mertz, Madison (WI) Capital Times
"Brett Favre is the fiercest quarterback ever to strap on pads. Tom Kertscher captures his indomitable spirit and honors his stellar achievements as only a lifelong Packer fan can." --Dwayne Bray, ESPN
"This is a book for the die-hard Packer fan. It is a great commemorative book about a certain Hall of Famer." --John L. Hoh Jr., BookIdeas.com
"Tom Kertscher has written a marvelous book. It takes a great story and a great storyteller to make a book remarkable, and this delivers both." --Adam Wojnarowski, Yahoo! sports columnist and two-time Associated Press sports editors national sports columnist of the year
"Football's greatest player deserves a tribute as good as this one, filled with insights and anecdotes. By the end, you'll be cheering Tom Kertscher's writing along with Brett Favre's heroics." --Greg J. Borowski, author, First and Long: A Black School, a White School, and Their Season of Dreams
"[Kertscher and Biever] capture the essence of what makes Favre a great player, team leader, and humanitarian." --Green Bay Press-Gazette
About the Author
is a news reporter for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
and a lifelong Green Bay Packers fan. He is also the author of Cracked Sidewalks and French Pastry: The Wit and Wisdom of Al McGuire.
Kertscher lives in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, with his daughter Hailey.