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Roadside Oddity: The Statue of Old Yeller in Mason

December 24, 2022 | By Dale Weisman

“We called him Old Yeller. The name had a sort of double meaning. One part meant that his short hair was a dingy yellow, a color that we called ‘yeller’ in those days.

Who Is Colleen Hoover, the Texas Author Taking the Romance Genre By Storm?

October 11, 2022 | By S. Kirk Walsh

Take a glance at any major bestseller list, and you’ll spot the ubiquitous brightly colored trade paperbacks with Colleen Hoover printed in a basic block font across the covers.

10 Texas Books That Defined 2020

December 20, 2020 | By S. Kirk Walsh

Texas Bookish Destinations

October 14, 2016 | By Kay Ellington

Every fall the streets around the Texas State Capitol sprout huge white event tents, and crowds of booklovers—some 40,000 visitors of all ages—come from miles around to hear hundreds of popular authors discuss their works, snag signed copies, and enjoy food, fun, and live music.

The June 2024 cover of Texas Highways: Treasures from the Coast

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