Books by J. Malcolm Garcia

THE FRUIT OF ALL MY GRIEF by J. Malcolm Garcia
NONFICTION
Released: Sept. 10, 2019

"Compassionate, memorable tales from a journalist who understands the significance of revealing the inner lives of marginalized individuals."
Chronicling "the lives lurking beneath the surface of the everyday." Read full book review >
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Aug. 21, 2018

"A mixed bag but overall a well-written and thought-through exercise in remembrance."
A fan's notes on forming a friendship with a favorite author, mixed with other reminiscences of life and loss. Read full book review >
Released: Sept. 12, 2017

"Despite the mediocre presentation, Garcia documents an underreported phenomenon that is likely to upset readers who believe honorable service in the U.S. military should be rewarded with citizenship."
The sagas of noncitizens who managed to enlist in the U.S. military and serve in uniform but nonetheless ended up deported to their countries of birth because they were charged with crimes. Read full book review >
HISTORY
Released: Sept. 2, 2009

"Timely and compelling, Garcia provides a glimpse beyond the easy headlines."
A Midwest-based reporter recounts his sojourns to Afghanistan, the harsh realities on the ground and the personal connections he made. Read full book review >