Jack Woodville London

About me

Diplomate of Academie St.Cere’ France and University of Texas Law School. Author of French Letters Series, Virginia’s War (Runner up Best Novel of the South and Romantic Novels with a Twist)and Engaged in War, Finalist Best Fiction London Book Festival, 1st Place Indie Excellence, 2d Place Stars and Flags; Author of the Year 2012 Military Writers Society of America. Author of writing series A Novel Approach and On the Nightstand, a review of books that keep me awake or put me to sleep. Married to wife, Alice, two sons and a daughter, and encouraged by JuneBug the cat.

From my website

On the Nightstand: The Rites of Spring….

  “Oh, my God!” I remember Alice bolting up from her book, shaking.   She was near the end of My Brilliant Friend and she was beside herself.  “I can’t believe she.…” I can’t tell you what ‘she’ did or didn’t do, no more than to say that a week or…

What is First Draft?

First Draft is my personal newsletter. I let you know what I’m up to, such as the talk I’ll give March 17 to the Writers League of Texas at Book People, in Austin. I give you updates on how writing and research is coming along on my next book, such…

From Tet to Tet in Vietnam: March 10-11, 1968

COURAGE, WITH NO HOPE:  THE MEN OF RADAR LIMA SITE 85 The last North Vietnamese attack of the January Tet offensive began on March 10, 1968, when NVA soldiers scaled a cliff at Phou Pha Thi, Laos, to destroy an American radar site that directed airstrikes on North Vietnam and…

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