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Book Review: "Johnny Temple: All-Star Second Baseman"

Dec 2, 2016

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Book Review: "Following The Barn Quilt Trail"

Nov 18, 2016

Book Review: Roberta Schultz has a review of Following the Barn Quilt Trail by Suzi Parron.

Book Review: Our Kelly Blewett reviews Love Warrior: A Memoir from the bestselling author of Carry On, WarriorGlennon Doyle Melton.

Book review: Bestselling author Marisa Silver will be one of the featured authors at this year’s Books by the Banks Cincinnati Regional Book Festival on Saturday, October 15. 

Book Review: "The Bestseller Code"

Sep 30, 2016

Book Review: Kelly Blewett reviews The Bestseller Code: Anatomy of a Blockbuster Novel by Jodie Archer and Matthew L. Jockers.

Book Review: "Sounds Like Teen Spirit"

Aug 19, 2016

Book Review: Roberta Schultz reviews Sounds Like Teen Spirit: Stolen Melodies, Ripped-off Riffs, and the Secret History of Rock and Roll by Tim English.

Book Review: "Devoured" by Sophie Egan

Aug 5, 2016

Book Review: David Delegator has a review of Sophie Egan's fascinating new book, Devoured: From Chicken Wings to Kale Smoothies--How What We Eat Defines Who We Are.

Book Review: Roberta Schultz reviews Keeping Heart: A Memoir of Family Struggle, Race, and Medicine (Race, Ethnicity and Gender in Appalachia) by Otis Trotter and Joe William Trotter, Jr.

Book Review: "Switched On" By John Elder Robison

Jul 1, 2016

Book Review: Kelly Blewett reviews Switched On: A Memoir of Brain Change and Emotional Awakening by John Elder Robison.

Book Review: "This Is Where You Belong"

Jun 24, 2016

Book review: Kelly Blewett reviews author Melody Warrick's This Is Where You Belong: The Art and Science of Loving the Place You Live.

Book Review: Our Kelly Blewett reviews The Hour of Land: A Personal Topography of America's National Parks from author Terry Tempest Williams.

Book Review: Roberta Schultz shares a review of Kentucky author Robert Gipe’s book, Trampoline: An Illustrated Novel, published by Ohio University Press.

Book Review: Roberta Schultz reviews Row by Row: Talking with Kentucky Gardeners by Katherine Black, from Ohio University Press.

Roberta Schultz reviews The Political Thought of Henry David Thoreau: Privatism and the Practice of Philosophy by Northern Kentucky University Professor Jonathan McKenzie.

Book review: "The Kentucky African American Encyclopedia"

Jan 15, 2016

Book review: Roberta Schultz reviews The Kentucky African American Encyclopedia, edited by Gerald L. Smith, Karen Cotton McDaniel, and John A. Hardin, and published by the University Press of Kentucky.

University Press of Kentucky authors Gerald L. Smith, Karen Cotton McDaniel, and John A. Hardin have been named the recipients of a 2016 Kentucky History Award given by the Kentucky Historical Society for their book, The Kentucky African American Encyclopedia. The encyclopedia has also received the 2016 Living Legacy Award presented by the Kentucky Black Legislative Caucus, the Kentucky State Historical Records Advisory Board’s 2015 Kentucky Archives Month Certificate for Merit for Writing/Publication, and has been named a Thomas D. Clark Medallion Book. The Kentucky History Awards recognize outstanding achievements by historians, public history professionals, volunteers, business and civic leaders, communities, and historical organizations throughout the Commonwealth. The awards were presented on Friday, November 11 at the KHS Annual Meeting and Kentucky History Celebration at the Old State Capitol in downtown Frankfort. 

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