Jack Estes is the author of the critically acclaimed book A Field of Innocence, a memoir of his service in Vietnam in 1968-69. His articles and essays have appeared in Newsweek, LA Times, Wall Street Journal, Chicago Tribune and the Oregonian.
A Field of Innocence is available on Amazon.com in both paperback and Kindle editions. Learn more on our Books page.
Jack has also written an award winning screenplay entitled A Soldiers Son, which has been adapted for print and was published as novel in 2016.
He has written a book of fiction titled Searching for Gurney that has not been published, but excerpts were used to win a Fellowship at Squaw Valley Writers Conference, to be accepted at Breadloaf and to take First Place at Willamette Writers Conference.
"The mission of my writing is to honor the memory of American soldiers and help heal the pain associated with war."- Jack Estes
Watch Jack's Appearance on KATU TV
Jack was a guest on KATU on October17th and talks about his new book, his experiences in Vietnam and PTSD.