B. J. Lambesis is a retired business owner with a background in marketing and public relations. Prior to owning and operating a manufacturing and distribution business, the author held executive positions with a regional hospital, a large bank and a community college district. Brothers of a Band is a debut novel. Lambesis lives in Phoenix, AZ surrounded by an extended family and three border collies.
Readers can obtain a Book Club Discussion Guide for Brothers of a Band via e-mail by contacting the author at firstname.lastname@example.org and requesting a copy.
When Theodore “Tooter” Rawlings loses his job with a community orchestra, he joins the Army Band to ride out the recession. To his surprise, he ends up in Afghanistan patrolling with a rifle. Readers will chuckle at the foibles of modern American culture and current politics portrayed in this satire. All author proceeds go to the Wounded Warrior Project and music education programs for kids.