Sliding Home Feet First is the story of Patrick O’Donnell, a young man growing up in Chicago during the 1960s. Patrick finds himself struggling to reconcile his traditional upbringing with a culture that has rejected the past. But his experiences help him discover a balance between the chaotic world in which he lives and the home and family whom he loves.
Sliding Home Feet First is baseball, rock ‘n roll, political protest, free love, and a grandmother who has taken up boxing at the Y. It is a story of an American family.