“Josh Wilker writes as beautifully about baseball and life as anyone ever has.” (Rob Neyer,
“Cardboard Gods is more than just a book. It is something that I lived and live still. I was the older brother. I live on Route 14 like Josh once did. My two sons were those boys in the picture, VW bus and all.
Cardboard Gods awakened feelings in me that I have long suppressed. It is a growth book, like
Catcher in the Rye. People, especially people who love baseball, will carry this book with them everywhere.” (Bill Lee, bestselling author of
The Wrong Stuff, Red Sox legend, baseball bat entrepreneur)