Philip is 79 years old and retired from public school teaching and the USNR. He has published five novels and a two shorter works. He and his wife, Grace, have five children, sixteen grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. They live in southern Alabama and enjoy reading and traveling.
Philip loves fly fishing, reading, model trains and growing roses. His newest love is writing and he publishes a blog five days a week in addition to his series of novels about Robert H. and Tisza.
Philip is currently working on the fifth book of the series.
The first book in the Robert H. and Tisza series. The county special investigator is involved in the usual drug busts and shootouts when a new shoe shows up in the parking lot of a restaurant. The search for the owner begins without a clue except for the shoe. Kidnapping is suspected and foul play is expected. Exciting plot with twist and turns of its own. Fast read, real page turner.
A coming of age story about a young airman who travels back and forth across the USA on his thumb. A Walter Mitty type story filled with interesting characters and events. Placed in a time when military people found it easy to catch a ride our hero seems to find himself riding with people who are not necessarily average Joes. There is some real among the fiction but hard to find.
The book of Ephesians has baffled scholars, let alone lay people, for years. In this brand new commentary, the author offers a fresh perspective on this often overlooked scripture and discuss issues that pertain to challenges in today's contemporary church.
The commentary can help ministers with sermon material, Bible class teachers seeking new ideas, or as a devotional for personal devotional
How many wise men were there and where did they come from? What did Mary's mother say when she heard the news? Lots of questions but no answers in the Biblical text. Philip Dampier sets out to offer some reasonable answers in this wonderful Christmas story. A work of fiction done with love. Great gift for family and friends. Follows Matthew's and Luke's accounts.
Book number 4 of the Robert H. and Tisza Series. The team is at work in Idaho where a surprise blizzard has trapped to young girls. Tisza is the only tracking dog available. Back home a bank robbery brings tragedy to Robert H.'s family and people in the community are involved in the opioid caused chase. Surprise ending with lots of thrills before its over. Love Robert H. Don't miss this one.
The second book in the Robert H. and Tisza Series. An old man is lost and in danger, Ann's children are threatened by their natural father and a drug cartel has flooded the county. Lots of suspense, thrills and twists and turns. Meet the newest character, Mose as the old man on the mountain. Enjoy a fishing trip on the Boise. Five Star reviews. Fast read. Great E-book buy.
The head of an international kill for hire operation refuses to let an agent step down and start a new life. The agent, Chuck Weatherford, risks everything, even his family to break free. Don't miss the excitement that leads to the ultimate clash for freedom. Five Star reviews and many consider it Dampier's best book thus far.
Organized crime has hit Southern City, and they intend to eliminate three witnesses before they can testify. A deputy is taken as a bargaining chip, and the race is on to rescue the law officer and save the witnesses. Interesting characters and a great plot all work towards a surprising but satisfying conclusion