The ToB, presented by Field Notes, is live!

It's the 2023 Tournament of Books, presented by Field Notes! Yay! It’s time to Rooster!

Articles Written By Richard Jackson

Richard Jackson was born in Manhattan, grew up in the Bronx, worked briefly in Brooklyn, married, lived briefly in Queens, then moved back to Manhattan to raise two daughters and work as an advertising copywriter and executive. He now lives in Sand Key, Fla., with Sandra, his sweetheart and wife. They’ll be celebrating their 44th anniversary in June. His website is