Globe Pequot / Lyons Press
978-1-59921-967-7 • Paperback • September 2010 • $12.95 • (£9.99)
978-0-7627-6679-6 • eBook • September 2010 • $11.99 • (£8.99)
Tommy Jon Caduto is a lifetime Rhode Island resident and a lifelong friend of Vinnny Paz. A LaSalle Academy alumnus, he has a bachelor of arts degree in history and political science from Rhode Island College. He has worked as a freelance writer for Echo in Providence and as a drop-out prevention director and history teacher at Cranston East High School. He lives with his wife, Jennifer, and his dog, Moochie, in Cranston, Rhode Island.
"Written by Tommy Jon Caduto, a childhood friend of Vinny Paz who was there every step of the way. It's a book that not only captures [Paz's] entire journey, but also expertly captures the culture the journey sprang from."
"Fight or Die: The Vinny Paz Story delivers every bit of excitement to both the clamoring Pazmaniacs and mainstream sports fans that the 'Pazmanian Devil' brought into the ring every night of his fan thrilling career.. . . Every bit as entertaining as it is accurate, [it] leaves no stone unturned."
A personal account of how a beloved boxer beat the odds inside the ring and out