Media Coverage

A Legacy of Literacy ‘In a Fisherman’s Language’  By Amy Barry

Guidepost: Generation Inspiration: Learning to Read at 90+

Obama Commends Groton Author James Henry  Groton Patch (6.12.12)

Ledyard students honor author who learned to read at 92 Norwich Bulletin (6.11.12)

Fisherman turned author gets presidential recognition News 8 WTNH  (6.11.12)

Stonington author, 98, to receive letter from Obama (6.12.12)

The Approval Matrix: Week of April 16, 2012

An interview with the Associated Press (3.29.12)

Henry’s book added to Library of Congress – (3.26.12)

Read a wonderful blog post by Shannon P. Baldridge at (3.13.12)

Watch a great interview with article on CNN (3.7.12)

Listen to an interview with CBS news (3.1.12)

Watch a great story by NBC Connecticut (2.27.12)

A nice summary of some recent press in (2.27.12)

Mystic River Press: A fisherman’s message (2.25.12)

From The Westerly Sun: James Henry: media darling featured in People, on CNN (2.24.12)

A blog post about the People Magazine story from EarlyWord (2.23.12)

A Norwich Bulletin story of Captain Henry’s visit to Ledyard Center School (01/25/12)

A Stonington Patch story about Captain Henry’s visit to Ledyard Center School (01/27/12)

The Mystic River Press covers Captain Henry’s visit to Ledyard Center School (01/25/12)

Read an article in Sydney Morning Herald (12/31/11)

The book goes international! Read an article in the Greek Paper, To Vima (The Tribune)

Watch a story about James Henry on WTNH News 8 (12/12/11)

Read the latest at The (12/12/11)

Read an article about the book signing at (11/17/2011)

Read an earlier article about the author, James Henry, and view a video at (05/08/2011)

Watch a Fox CT story about Captain James Henry’s book on

Marlisa McLaughlin is interviewed on “For the Record”