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

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

“[My father] said one time he got into books because if no one will buy your books you can always…

Find Dinosaur Tracks and Ax-Throwing on a Weekend Getaway to Glen Rose

Find Dinosaur Tracks and Ax-Throwing on a Weekend Getaway to Glen Rose

…cabin is nearby, claimed he was the real Booth, though it was never proven. 7 / RHYTHM & CO. BOOKS

Don’t mess with Texas – Classroom Activity Books

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Who Was the Historic Figure Behind Texas Jack Wild West Outfitter in Fredericksburg?

Who Was the Historic Figure Behind Texas Jack Wild West Outfitter in Fredericksburg?

…be just as well remembered as those men, with museums, films, and books enlarging the legend over time.” He’s certainly…

At the Toilet Seat Art Museum in The Colony, You’ll Feel Moved By the Creativity

At the Toilet Seat Art Museum in The Colony, You’ll Feel Moved By the Creativity

…documents, photographs, maybe some books or movies. What about toilet seats? And better yet, what about hundreds of them? For…

With New Performances, John Lomax III Fuels the Lomax Family Legacy of Preserving American Folk Songs

With New Performances, John Lomax III Fuels the Lomax Family Legacy of Preserving American Folk Songs

…the songs better, somehow worked out a way to remember the melodies without musical training or books, and wrote down…

Author Jesse Sublett Delves Into Austin’s Criminal Underbelly

Author Jesse Sublett Delves Into Austin’s Criminal Underbelly

…World Headquarters were going strong (see my books Esther’s Follies: The Laughs, the Gossip, and the Story Behind Texas’ Most…

Step Back In Time At El Paso’s Gardner Hotel As It Celebrates 100 Years

Step Back In Time At El Paso’s Gardner Hotel As It Celebrates 100 Years

…break any city laws. Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Cormac McCarthy found inspiration for several books during residential and short-term stays through…

Big Bend’s Oldest Surviving Adobe Structure Gets a Makeover

Big Bend’s Oldest Surviving Adobe Structure Gets a Makeover

…Big Bend National Park opened a temporary new store with drinks, snacks, books, and other essentials. The historic district, on…

Editor’s Note: Return to the River

Editor’s Note: Return to the River

…pages is for our annual River Issue. Not only has he written two books on Texas rivers—The Blanco River and…

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….

Women Take Center Stage In Baylor University’s New Exhibition about Theater in Texas

Women Take Center Stage In Baylor University’s New Exhibition about Theater in Texas

…scrapbooks, programs, scripts, and other theater ephemera. All the materials on view are drawn from the collection’s expansive holdings, described…

New Finds, Old Faves

New Finds, Old Faves

I always pay a visit to Berkman Books, a bookstore on East Main Street. With about 2,000 square feet of…

An Intverview with Elmer Kelton

An Intverview with Elmer Kelton

…awaited with such anticipation was San Angelo author Elmer Kelton, who was on a book-signing tour to promote his 2007…

The Wittliff Collections: Sharing a Spirit of Place

The Wittliff Collections: Sharing a Spirit of Place

…the post-apocalyptic The Road—books that have earned him the National Book Award and a Pulitzer, and a movie adaptation that…

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