About the Author

Ned Cole is a retired business man, former owner of ABC Rail Corporation and a retired Colonel from the New York Air National Guard. Ned wrote his first book, An American Family: The Coles so that his grandchildren would know the storied history of the Cole family. His second book, A Tale of Silent was written partly to help him fill the hole left in his heart over losing his son, Jonathan. Ned and his wife Carol live in Florida community of US military retirees.