The Complete Guide to Kentucky State Parks
Staring at a mountain of local authors’ requests for reading events this past May, Carmichael’s Bookstore owner Carol Besse had a eureka! moment: 10 events, al
Brett Eugene Ralph’s poetry rebellion
An old adage warns against judging a book by its cover, but in the case of Kentuckian Brett Eugene Ralph’s debut book of poetry, “Black Sabbatical,” the cover is a direct represen
‘Janeites’ give Deadheads a run for their money
It is a truth universally acknowledged — that a brilliant writer in possession of a large collection of critically acclaimed work must be in want of a dedicated fan base.
Lest you think Mitch McConnell is the least interesting person in the world, Louisville author and C-J columnist John David Dyche comes along with the first major political biography of the S
By Roy Blount Jr. Sarah Crichton Books/Farrar, Straus & Giroux; 368 pgs., $25.
By Denis Johnson. FSG Books; 196 pgs., $24.99.
The Secret Homoerotic Life and Times of Jerry Falwell
‘The Fat Man Cometh: The Secret Homoerotic Life and Times of Jerry Falwell, as told to Rusty Sharpe’
Author David Sedaris tells tales of quitting smoking, traveling the world — and one about a grandma with a disturbing tattoo
David Sedaris didn’t need the patch or nicotine gum to quit smoking.
Instead, he opted for a more unconventional method — a three-month hiatus in Tokyo.
U of L prof’s new novel details love amid war
Paul Griner’s students at U of L, where he has taught for 13 years, regard him as highly as his readers do in the wider world.