YOU DON’T HAVE TO BE RICH AND FAMOUS TO HAVE ADVENTURES!

“My name is Pierre Jacque Russey. My friends call me Pete. I would like to invite you into my world. If you take up my offer and enter, be forewarned. You just might find yourself identifying with it.”

Pete Russey is an ordinary man born in an ordinary town with a fairly ordinary family. But that doesn’t mean his life is without out-of-the-ordinary moments.

The Common Man Adventure Series is a collection of adventures that everyone can relate to. Enjoy the laughs and experience life through another’s eyes. . . .

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About the Author

Edmond P. DeRousse is a retired educator for the Illinois Department of Corrections. He is a US Army Veteran and was an executive with the Boy Scouts of America. With 30 – 40 different mailing addresses over the course of his lifetime, two children, four grandchildren, horses, motorcycles, and several careers, he has accumulated many adventures. It is those adventures which inspire much o

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BOOK REVIEWS

"The Mighty Spartan was a delightful memoir to read - I enjoyed especially the chapter on the filming on "In The Heat of the Night". I was a young nurse working 3 - 11 at Sparta Hospital. A group of co-workers would come "down town" after work to watch Sidney Portier and Rod Steiger on the streets of Sparta! Good job. Thank you sharing the memories."

- Alene Holloway -

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ISBN 978-1-63110-019-2 197 Pages

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Book Signing

Monday, 13 August 2018   8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.   Muddy River Coffee  106 W. Stacey  Chester, Il    

Book Signing

Wednesday, 8 August 2018   1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.  World Shooting And Recreation Complex (Chamber booth)  Sparta, IL