Books by Casey Sherman

Released: May 1, 2018

"An edifying history that, given America's current global diplomatic stance, is also timely and hopefully instructive to those faced with similarly dire circumstances."
For 13 days in October 1962, during the hottest part of the Cold War, the fate of humanity was at stake. Read full book review >
THE FINEST HOURS by Michael J. Tougias
Released: Jan. 14, 2014

"A thrilling, harrowing account of disaster and heroism. (bibliography) (Nonfiction. 9-14)"
Readers who appreciate a gripping survival tale will be spellbound by this fast-paced, action-packed account of a real-life disaster involving two tankers wrecked in a ferocious North Atlantic storm and the crews' hair-raising, valiant rescue by the Coast Guard. Read full book review >
Released: May 1, 2009

"The coverage of the post-rescue inquiry slows the suspense at the end, but the authors provide an adequately action-packed account of rescue at sea."
From Tougias (Fatal Forecast: An Incredible True Tale of Disaster and Survival at Sea, 2007, etc.) and Sherman (Black Dragon, 2008, etc.), a brief but gripping tale of Coast Guard heroism. Read full book review >
Released: Nov. 1, 2003

"Despite the author's closeness to the case—or maybe because of it—he offers valuable insights into the 13 murders that rocked the city. (26 illustrations, not seen)"
Boston television producer Sherman, nephew of the last woman killed by the Boston Strangler, finds Albert DeSalvo's confession too politically expedient to be convincing. Read full book review >