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Bobby Byrd of Cinco Puntos Press Is a Poet and Everyone Should Know It

Bobby Byrd of Cinco Puntos Press Is a Poet and Everyone Should Know It

…intentions whatsoever.” Bobby and Lee just loved good books, wanted to publish good books, and knew a good book when…

For Female Country Singers From Texas, There’s Something in the Water

For Female Country Singers From Texas, There’s Something in the Water

…industry has played out a small-scale version of America’s larger culture wars. The book uses the career trajectories of Texas…

A New Book Explores How Psychics Thrived on Texas Border Radio Stations

A New Book Explores How Psychics Thrived on Texas Border Radio Stations

…A new book, Radio Psychics , by Georgetown-based author John Benedict Buescher, who is also co-director of the International Association…

Author Jesse Sublett Delves Into Austin’s Criminal Underbelly

Author Jesse Sublett Delves Into Austin’s Criminal Underbelly

…narrative. My new book, Last Gangster in Austin: Frank Smith, Ronnie Earle, and the End of a Junkyard Mafia, out…

The Primordial Paddlefish Is Being Reintroduced to Texas Lakes

The Primordial Paddlefish Is Being Reintroduced to Texas Lakes

…Institute on Facebook. The paddlefish releases happen irregularly and often with less than a week’s notice. Nonetheless, they tend to…

The Spirit of Diamond Bessie Lives On In New Novel Inspired By Jefferson’s Famous Murder Trial

The Spirit of Diamond Bessie Lives On In New Novel Inspired By Jefferson’s Famous Murder Trial

…Jody Hadlock breezes into a busy coffee shop to talk about her new book, The Lives of Diamond Bessie, a…

Think Texas Is Hot? Here Are 8 Reasons Why It’s Hotter Than You Think

Think Texas Is Hot? Here Are 8 Reasons Why It’s Hotter Than You Think

…Football League. They’re also on an upward trend, from a 6-10 record in 2020 to 12-5 in 2021. Maybe if…

The Healing Power of the Texas Landscape

The Healing Power of the Texas Landscape

…at the bookstore. It’s how I came to know Texas, through a sheet of tears. I’m very familiar with loss….

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

fall, Farris took me along as he piloted his Cessna 172 to Haskell, north of Abilene, where we began to…

The History of Glen Rose Can Be Told Through Its Prehistoric Petrified Wood

The History of Glen Rose Can Be Told Through Its Prehistoric Petrified Wood

…author of the new book A Gui d e to the Historic Architecture of Glen Rose, Texas, with photographs by…

History and Ghost Stories Abound at Barber’s—Texas’ Oldest Indie Bookstore

History and Ghost Stories Abound at Barber’s—Texas’ Oldest Indie Bookstore

from the Book Trade” on the shop’s Facebook page and, of course, no bookmarks. Alice Barber no doubt would approve….

The Stories Behind Texas’ Quirkiest Town Names

The Stories Behind Texas’ Quirkiest Town Names

…and Jean Callary wrote in the 2020 book Texas Place Names. “They have a reason and a purpose.” The names…

In ‘The Last Karankawas,’ Kimberley Garza Highlights South Texas Communities Often Overlooked

In ‘The Last Karankawas,’ Kimberley Garza Highlights South Texas Communities Often Overlooked

…in your book? KG: In recent years, it’s very liberating to see different languages being used more and more in…

Loud and Invasive, the Monk Parakeet Charmed Its Way Into Texas Almost 50 Years Ago

Loud and Invasive, the Monk Parakeet Charmed Its Way Into Texas Almost 50 Years Ago

…from the tropics, but the subtropics of the Southern Hemisphere. While the Arctic blast of 2021 likely killed any tropical…

Texas Highways Wins 2 City and Regional Magazine Awards, 11 International Regional Magazine Association Gold Prizes

Texas Highways Wins 2 City and Regional Magazine Awards, 11 International Regional Magazine Association Gold Prizes

…category for three stories from “The Cowboy Issue” published in September 2021, including Katie Gutierrez’s sweeping history of vaqueros and…

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