First-time author David Dessauer has spent the past five years writing and researching his book about Harper Lee. What started as a fascination with a few secrets he uncovered in the text has evolved into a theory that the whole book was written to have the reader search out the David graduated from Wabash College with a degree in History. He has four children of whom he is inordinately proud, and he still likes to play the odd rugby game when possible. In addition to enjoying sports, he loves reading the classics, traveling, and scuba diving. As long as there is a quorum, he can recite “Gunga Din” by heart.