Author Patricia Cutright comes to AWC for book discussion | Yuma

Yuma — The community is invited to Arizona Western College to participate in book discussion events with authors. Cutright will discuss her young adult book, Native Women Changing Their Worlds, which explores the lives of 12 Native American and First Nations activists and changemakers. Each chapter focuses on a variety of women’s contributions to making […]

Yuma ag group highlights drought risk to area – Produce Blue Book

YUMA, Ariz. and BIRDS, Calif., March 7, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — A lingering drought in the West has left the fate of the Colorado River uncertain. As a result, agriculture is in jeopardy. Agricultural water is critical to the Yuma region, the winter lettuce capital of North America. From November to April, 90% of leafy greens […]

Photos of America from Benjamin Rasmussen’s New Book

photographer Benjamin Rasmussen He grew up in the Philippines with an American mother and a Faroese father before settling in the United States and obtaining American citizenship. his new book good citizen,Issuer Ghostthe result of more than a decade of research into American citizenship and its violent and exclusionary history. Created in collaboration with Frank […]

Library That Banned Christian Book Story Hour Backs Down After Legal Challenge 

Actor Kirk Cameron reads his book “As You Grow” to an audience of children at the Indianapolis Public Library on Dec. 30, 2022. (Photo: Zach Bell/Brave Books) Libraries in Arizona had censored local residents hosting Christian book readings following a request from a religious freedom law firm. Andy Gould, Senior Counsel at First Liberty Institute, […]

Scott Graham launches new book – The Durango Herald

Saguaro Sanction, the eighth book in Scott Graham’s National Park Mysteries series, is out March 7th. Durango and Farmington are expected to sign. (photo courtesy) Durango, signings scheduled in Farmington Author Scott Graham’s latest book, The Saguaro Sanction, explores not only Saguaro National Park in southern Arizona, but the controversy and dangers of immigrants trying […]

Former Indio teacher L.D. Lauritzen to discuss new book at DHS library

It is a privilege to interview local authors directly and gain insight into their published work. I had a picture of Larry Lauritzen, but I had never met him. When the moment finally arrived, the quintessential cowboy walked by. Tall and strong, he wears a Stetson and bolo tie. I already felt immersed in his […]

Best selling author comes to AWC, book signing and Q&A’s | Yuma

Yuma — After seeing best-selling author Reina Grande talk about her memoir, A Dream Called Home, AWC invited the community to get involved. This story is a moving account of a woman who decided to find her place in America and build a new life for her family. “This book is about a first-generation Latino […]

Former Williamson Co news publisher releases Book, “The Swipe Right Effect” |

Kelly Gilfiran, from Brentwood, Tennessee, is taking a year-long travel vacation to write her first book. Released under the pseudonym CK Collins, The Swipe Right Effect: The Power to Get Unstuck is a non-fiction creative memoir that highlights great advice from friends around the world. Collins, who identifies herself as Kelly in the book, not […]