Briefly Noted

Sally Kilpatrick
320 pages

“Don't miss this quirky, fun love story. I couldn't put it down."

--Haywood Smith, New York Times bestselling author

Margaret Barker
Texas A&M University Press
320 pages

"Feeding Wild Birds in America is a fine cross cultural narrative, an intersection of natural history, conservation, curiosity, and even entrepreneurship; A noble work."

--Douglas Brinkley, Professor of History at Rice University

Eileen Campbell-Reed
Univ Tennessee Press
212 pages

“Eileen Campbell-Reed has taken a fascinating denominational schism and rendered it in a new and plausible way..."

—Barry Hankins, author of Baptists in America: A History

Children & YA, Fiction
Ashley Herring Blake
HMH Books for Young Readers
352 pages

"Debut author Blake puts the teens in a near-impossible situation, adeptly showing how Sam and Hadley can be more adult in handling the complications of romance than all four of their parents . . . Readers will be left thinking about the ways love can both hurt and heal."

—Publishers Weekly

Shelly Peiken
Backbeat Books
288 pages

''I'm eternally grateful to professional songwriters, the unsung heroes of many giant careers. Shelly Peiken provides fascinating insight into this least understood profession to the thorough delight of the reader.''

-- Clive Davis

Terry Jennings
Hachette Books
272 pages

"This book is a terrific tribute, from a son to his father."

---Willie Nelson

Ansley T. Erickson
University Of Chicago Press
416 pages

" Nobody has done more to illuminate these hidden decisions and deceptions than Erickson. And nobody can understand our current educational impasse without reading her meticulous and inspired book.”

--Jonathan Zimmerman, New York University

Brad Thor
Atria/Emily Bestler Books
352 pages

Rocks from page one … I didn’t put it down until the last page. If you are a fan of Brad Thor, this book is one not to miss.”

--Men Reading Books