Every Tiger has a Tale

Generations of grads from a Cleveland area high school share their amazing life stories

by Gary Stromberg



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 3/11/2009

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 316
ISBN : 9781440127489
Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 316
ISBN : 9781440127496

About the Book

Every Tiger has a Tale shares the fascinating stories of more than forty graduates of Cleveland Heights High. They faced incredible challenges, yet battled to succeed.
A boy’s mother dies from drugs, but he becomes a judge.
A Heights grad produces the Grammy Awards.
A welfare mom puts her children in daycare, and becomes a doctor.
A politician helps launch Barack Obama’s career.
At a gathering of Holocaust survivors, a man finds the love of his life.
A kid from Heights becomes a millionaire, yet sees his fortune and the site of his dream home just slide away.
He excels in the Super Bowl.
A young man just misses the gunfire at Kent State.
A skilled interviewer of the literary giants of our time.
A boy uprooted from California, dumped in a detention camp in Arizona, and winds up at Heights High
The radio talk-show host with the most air-time ever.
Wall Street’s original Money Honey.
A woman sparks TV’s reality show craze.
How is the founding father of Las Vegas connected to Heights High?
Intriguing stories with surprising twists and turns. A treasure of life lessons. All from grads of just one school. Yes, Every Tiger has a Tale.

About the Author

Gary Stromberg is the author of Aren’t You That News Man? It tells the story of his formative years in Cleveland Heights, and his thirty years as a reporter at FOX 8 in Cleveland. Gary earned journalism degrees from Northwestern and Columbia. He graduated from Cleveland Heights High in 1968. For Every Tiger has a Tale, he has interviewed graduates of Heights High who now live all across the United States. Some of the people featured in the book are just a few years out of high school. One picked up her diploma more than seventy years ago. Gary and his wife reside in Mayfield Village, Ohio.