So kudos Jeff Hobbs. I hope you can sell this story and have it made into a movie. This is a tale that needed telling and this country needs to have a conversation about all the Rob Peace's that are still out there.
Jeff Hobbs had our attention from the first line of his author’s note for his extraordinary and compelling new book, . Hobbs is a talented writer who’s clearly comfortable reporting from the grey area — an all-too-human terrain where choices are made, explanations sought, and consequences felt, often without answers — balancing compassion with insight and dogged reportage, all told in powerful prose.
Jeff Hobbs of Clinton, who has a form of cerebral palsy that affects all of his limbs, trains for the Chicago Marathon on an anti-gravity treadmill at Genesis Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine in Davenport.