About the Author
Stephen Clarkson is a direct descendant of Will’s original owner in America. He graduated from Yale College and the University of Virginia School of Law. He practiced law in New York City and Washington, D.C., and was Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary of Newport News Shipbuilding in Virginia. Now retired, he and his wife, Mary Claire, make their home in Rye, New Hampshire, where he lived as a boy. Patriot’s Reward is his first novel.
Also written by Stephen Clarkson: A Different Time, a Different Man, The Story of John L. Sullivan (2011).