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About Robert A. Crothers

Robert A. Crothers is an author with a penchant for storytelling, drawing inspiration from his own life experiences and military background. Born in Hanover and raised in Abington, Massachusetts, he has been crafting autobiographical fiction stories that expertly blur the lines between truth and imagination, memoir and satire.

Crothers’ literary journey has been a tapestry of emotions, memories, and life-changing encounters. His writing has found its way into the pages of various magazines, where he shares gripping narratives of his military experiences and personal struggles. His candid approach to storytelling is characterized by a raw honesty that resonates deeply with readers.

His partner's sudden departure, just after they had purchased a home together, left him with a bewildering void. The book delves into the complexities of love and loss and their profound impact on one's life.


In ‘From Tarmac to Skies: Stories about Crew Chiefs in Vietnam,’ Crothers transports readers to the turbulent times of the Vietnam War, offering a glimpse into the experience of those who worked on the frontlines to keep aircraft operational. His narrative brings to life those unsung heroes' struggles, camaraderie, and heroism.


Robert A. Crothers’ literary journey began with A US Airman’s Experience in Vietnam: Unforgotten Memories of Service and Romance.’ Published by iUniverse Publishing. This marked the genesis of his storytelling, setting the stage for his subsequent works.


Robert A. Crothers’ books are rooted in real-life experiences, making his writing relatable and profoundly moving. Through his evocative storytelling, he invites readers on a journey of self-discovery, resilience, and the enduring human spirit. Robert A. Crothers’ works offer a unique blend of reality and fiction, creating narratives that resonate with the heart and soul.

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