Makin’ Tracks With My Horses and Mules

Makin’ Tracks With My Horses and Mules

This book — “Makin’ Tracks With My Horses and Mules” by Jane Lambert — chronicles a family’s involvement with horses and mules from the 1940s until the present. Set in northern California and western Montana in nearly equal parts, the stories span 73 years and 4 generations of the Hendricks family.
Sisters Judy and Janie

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The 1928 Bunion Derby

 

By Linda Grosskopf

I’m a great believer in a good book title, and I LOVE the title of this lovely new book by James R. Powell: “The 1928 Bunion Derby: A Historical Tour and Driving Guide, Chicago to New York City.”

From a University of Oklahoma press release comes this summary of the book: “The historic 1928 ‘Bunion Derby’ was

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Marine Boot Camp 1969… Where the men were sorted from the boys

By Linda Grosskopf

Being an author and an editor, I quite often meet someone who has written a book that’s never gotten into print for one reason or another. Ergo, many of my editing book projects have evolved from someone saying, “Hey, I wrote a book but haven’t gotten it published.” So when a new friend of mine mentioned that, many

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"Frank on the Prairie" embellished by Charlie Russell

By Linda Grosskopf

Oh boy, the minute I laid eyes on this brand-new book – “Frank of the Prairie” by Harry Castlemon with Additional Illustration by Charles M. Russell” — I knew I would be reviewing it. The fact that it contains “additional illustrations” by Charlie and was published by the C.M. Russell Museum in Great Falls, Montana, are telling details.
Let

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Lame Cow Cartoons

Lame Cow Cartoons

By Linda Grosskopf

I first met my buddy Mark Feist a couple years ago when there was a big commotion at the Montana Department of Livestock. Mark was then a Montana State Brand Inspector / Investigator and had been for quite some time, which meant he could read blotched brands on critters crowding past him in an alley with

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