About the author

Jess Thornton

<p>Jess Eden Thornton is the author of several books on family, the post office past and present, and Americana. &nbsp;His writings espouse traditional family values, while displaying the underlying humor in the family, neighborhood, and of working life.</p> <p>He also has written a few fantasy stories, one in collaboration with Robert E. Howard, the inventor of Conan.</p> <p>He resides in the driftless region of Wisconsin, deep in an isolated coulee.</p>