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Featured Books

Twentieth-Century Honky-Tonk

The Amazing Unauthorized Story of the Cain’s Ballroom’s First 75 Years in the words of the people who made it happen. From 1924 through 1999, TCHT tells it all, from Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys to U2, the Police, and Van Halen—as Cain’s became an essential stop for breakout acts and cosmic cowboys.

The Cleansing Series

Join WPA folklore collector Robert A. Brown and his seventh sense in the fear-fraught hills of 1939 Arkansas. Get caught up on all the strange magic, weird secrets, and way-out witchery in the critically acclaimed SEVENTH SENSE and its sequel, SATAN’S SWINE.  

Right Down The Middle: The Ralph Terry Story

Missing baseball? Why not get back to the park and spend some time with the World Series MVP of 1962, Ralph Terry? Called “as charming and readable as this kind of book can possibly be” by the Boston Globe’s Don Ryan, Right Down the Middle spent nearly a month as Amazon.com’s No. 1 new baseball biography.  

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6 JUNE 2020

1. “Moonlight and Roses,” Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys(for GARY PELUSO)2. “Gone Away,” Steve Ripley(for RICK REILEY and SUE ANN CHAPMAN)3. “I Got  Loaded,” Casey Van Beek and the…
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30 MAY 2020

“Got A Letter from My Kid Today,” Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys “Diddy Wah Diddy,” Michael H. Price and His Western Swingmasters (for JODY BARR) “I Gotta Get Drunk,”…
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23 MAY 2020

GLAD TO BE BACK! “William Tell,” Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys “In the Mood,” Caravan Swing Band (for JACK & CAROLE BENDER) “No Way to Drown A Memory,” Stoney…