News and Reviews

Books Dodgerland by Michael Fallon Praise from Kirkus Reviews: “…a thoughtful, comprehensive, and even deeply personal account of a boisterous era whose echoes remain loud, even painful.” R*dskins by C. Richard King Review from the Wall Street Journal: “Those seeking a deeper understanding of the anti-Skins crusade will find a vibrant apostle in C. Richard King…” The Battle for Paradise by Jeremy Evans Recommendation from Sport in American History: “…journalist and English teacher Evans adeptly weaves together the intersecting narratives that have defined life over the past half-century in Pavones…a valuable addition to surf historiography.” Selling War by Steven J. … Continue reading News and Reviews


Little Free Library Take Over in Lincoln, Nebraska   Shout out from Book Riot: “After six of the city’s fifty Little Free Libraries were ‘robbed,’ the community stepped up to refill them. Even the University of Nebraska Press donated books to the cause.” Media mention from Channel 8, ABC KLKN-TV: ” ‘You can’t steal a free book, but you can steal the experience from the next person,’ says Ockander. The University of Nebraska Press wants to help bring the experience back.” UNP quoted in the Omaha World-Herald: “The donations aren’t in response to the theft, just a nice coincidence. ‘It was incredibly … Continue reading NEWS AND REVIEWS