A roundup of Kentucky authors
I was in the Infield at Churchill Downs on May 4, 1968, when Dancer’s Image won the Kentucky Derby. Picked him, bet him, and cashed for $92 on a $20 bet.
‘We Got Power!: Hardcore Punk Scenes from 1980s Southern California’
‘A Woman Like Me’
By Bettye LaVette with David Ritz. Blue Rider Press; 272 pgs., $27.
'The Leight House: The Home and Collections of Leonard and Adele Leight'
‘The Leight House: The Home and Collections of Leonard and Adele Leight’
Jason Howard has been a big music fan since childhood.
To many who came up in the ’80s punk scene or ’90s alt-rock explosion, Mike Watt remains a folk hero.
Sometimes it takes two (authors)
The opportunity to simultaneously dive into both history and mystery draws in many a reader.
‘Economix: How our Economy Works (and Doesn’t Work) in Words and Pictures’
Two events this week land at the crossroads of literacy and violence
Books are for nerds, librarians and kids?
‘A Landscape and Its Legacy: The Parklands of Floyds Fork’