ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Award-winning author DAVID SACHS is the author of the bestselling books "Tragically Hip, Twisted: illustrated short stories inspired by Hip songs" and the thriller novel "The Flood".
David lives in Chelsea, Quebec (Canada), in the woods of Parc du la Gatineau. He is a long time feature writer for magazines and major metro newspapers, writing on politics, culture, society and the outdoors, covering everything from anti-globalization riots to Amazonian shamanism.
He is a father, an avid outdoorsman and rugby old boy, and a former physicist and Canadian Forces reserves officer. David is heavily involved in political and social causes, and a deadly boogie woogie piano player.
David's favourite writers are Jack London, Joseph Conrad, Mark Twain, Mordecai Richler, Herman Hesse, Fyodor Dostoevsky. His favourite new writers include Matt Mather, Steve Toltz, Hugh Howey and David Benioff. His favourite novels are Handling Sin, Barney's Version, The Adventures of Huckleberry Fin, The Maltese Falcon, and in the number one slot: Lord Jim.
BOOK CLUBS: I'd be honoured to Skype into your group for any discussion.