Tag: Homer Hickam


“You must completely dedicate yourselves to it. To do less will be to let down your country, your state, your parents, your teachers, and ultimately, yourselves. Remember this: The only good citizen is the well-educated citizen.” – Homer Hickam, Rocket Boys American author, Vietnam veteran, and former NASA engineer, Homer Hickam, was born on this …

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Crater Trueblood and the Lunar Rescue Company: A Review

  It hadn’t occurred to me until I wrote the review that I finished this book in the 45 anniversary of the moon landing. I was excited to have the chance to review Crater Trueblood and the Lunar Rescue Company simply because it was written by Homer Hickam, one of the “Rocket Boys.” The book …

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