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Postcards from Journal of Light John Moran | Florida Cowboys Carlton Ward Jr. The Highwaymen Gary Monroe | Dream Houses Joie Wilson and Penny Taylor 13 color postcards each | Paperback $9.95 $5.00 per book

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CONTENTS Space 1 Arts 2–3 Food, Drink, & Cooking 4–5 History 6–9 Literature 10–11 Archaeology & Science 12–13 Gardening & Wildlife 14–15 Outdoors & Travel 16 Order Form Inside back cover

100% Pure Florida Fiction

Beach Racers

Daytona before Edited by Susan Hubbard NASCAR

Everyday Adventures

and Robley Wilson

Dick Punnett

A Florida Outdoors Guide

Paperback $16.95 $5.00

Paperback $25.00 $10.00

Terry Tomalin Paperback $14.95 $5.00

Cookielicious 150 Fabulous Recipes to Bake & Share Janet K. Keeler Paperback $19.95 $10.00


July 20, 2019, will mark the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing.

Safely to Earth The Men and Women Who Brought the Astronauts Home Jack Clemons Hardcover $24.95 $20.00

“A narrative rocket powered by experience, intelligence, knowledge, and gratitude.” —Kirkus Reviews “Clemons, one of many young Americans in the early 1960s inspired to enter the sciences by President John F. Kennedy’s challenge to go to the moon, shares his experiences, triumphs, and failures in this look back at the early days of space exploration. . . . The details Clemons provides are what make the book so memorable.”—Publishers Weekly

NASA image

Moon Launch!

Final Countdown

Forever Young

A History of the Saturn-Apollo Launch Operations

NASA and the End of the Space Shuttle Program

A Life of Adventure in Air and Space

Charles D. Benson and William B. Faherty

Pat Duggins

John W. Young with James R. Hansen

Paperback $24.95 $16.00

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Paperback $22.95 $16.00

Gateway to the Moon

The History of Human Space Flight

Building the Kennedy Space Center Launch Complex

Ted Spitzmiller

Charles D. Benson and William B. Faherty

“An ambitious and thorough history, extending back to the earliest risk takers and innovators who laid the groundwork for the astronauts and cosmonauts who would break the bonds of Earth.”—George Leopold, author of Calculated Risk

“Young was the best engineer and best test pilot of all the astronauts of the early space age. Without question, he was the most important astronaut of the space shuttle era. He was the best ever chief of the Astronaut Office in Houston. Nobody matched him.”—Alan L. Bean

Paperback $24.95 $16.00

The definitive history of the origins, design, and construction of the lunar launch facilities at the Kennedy Space Center.

Hardcover $39.95 $30.00

“If you have been waiting for a book from the only moonwalker without one you will not be disappointed with Forever Young.”—Ad Astra




Florida Soul

Music Everywhere

Phil Gernhard, Record Man

From Ray Charles to KC and the Sunshine Band

The Rock and Roll Roots of a Southern Town

Bill DeYoung

John Capouya

Marty Jourard

Hardcover $24.95 $20.00



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Hardcover $19.95 $16.00

“Compelling. . . . Mr. Capouya is to be commended. The casual fan will enjoy dipping in and out of these stand-alone stories; the hard-core fanatic will relish wading deep into the musical waters.”—Wall Street Journal

“An insider’s story of how Gainesville developed into an important, though relatively isolated, capital of American popular music—rock and roll in particular. . . . Rocks back and forth between the macrocosm of larger trends (the Beatles’ invasion and takeover, the growth of the hippie counterculture) and the daily lives of aspiring musicians living in or passing through Florida’s heartland.”—Florida Weekly

“Enigma, wunderkind, control freak, visionary, raconteur, artist advocate, shameless hustler and, in the end, kind heart, Gernhard spent four and a half decades chasing recording art and blatant novelty with the same dogged determination. Gernhard’s achievements in the music business rival those of Rick Hall, Mike Curb, Phil Walden, and perhaps even Sam Phillips.”—Rodney Crowell, singer-songwriter

Center of Dreams Building a World-Class Performing Arts Complex in Miami Les Standiford Hardcover $24.95 $20.00

“A comprehensive look at just how the avant-garde building sprung up in the heart of a politically fragmented city.”—Miami Herald

Gamble Rogers A Troubadour’s Life Bruce Horovitz Hardcover $24.95 $20.00

“A work of profound insight, hypnotic storytelling, and poetic style. It is the story of one artist’s commitment to his craft and passion but also a glimpse into a creative, alternative America. It offers indispensable clues into the mysteries of Rogers’s life, his art and all art, and the indefinable spirit of his country.”—David Masciotra, author of Mellencamp: American Troubadour

Elvis Ignited The Rise of an Icon in Florida Bob Kealing Hardcover $28.00 $22.00

“[Presley] comes back to life in the pages of Bob Kealing’s Elvis Ignited. . . . This is the Elvis that created the legend: young, beautiful, raw and revolutionary, a shot of pure energy into mid-century America.” —Tampa Bay Times

Rebel on Pointe A Memoir of Ballet and Broadway Lee Wilson Hardcover $24.95 $18.00

“Touching and beautiful; Lee Wilson is an inspiration to us all for finding a passion in life and moving beyond familial pressures and societal norms.” —Zippora Karz, former soloist, New York City Ballet

Dancing in Blackness A Memoir Halifu Osumare Hardcover $34.95 $26.00

“Halifu Osumare is a relevant voice from the Black Arts Movement of the ‘60s and ‘70s. She has danced the talk, music, and history of that period and beyond. This is a must read for insight into a black artist’s personal and professional journey.”—Kariamu Welsh, editor of African Dance: An Artistic, Historical and Philosophical Inquiry 2



River and Road Fort Myers Architecture from Craftsman to Modern

Florida Cowboys

Jared Beck and Pamela Miner

Journal of Light

Keepers of the Last Frontier


The Visual Diary of a Florida Nature Photographer

10 x 7 | 134 color photos | Hardcover $45.00 $32.00


11 x 9 | 284 color photos | Hardcover $45.00 $30.00

“Within the book’s 196 pages are homes built in nearly every style prevalent from 1900 until today, including Craftsman, Revival, Mediterranean and Midcentury Modern.”—Architects and Artisans

John Moran 10 x 8 | 73 color photos | Hardcover $34.95 $24.00

Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland Illustrated by Maggie Taylor 11 x 11 | Hardcover $75.00 $60.00

William Morgan Evolution of an Architect Richard Shieldhouse

Lewis Carroll’s Through the Looking-Glass

10 x 7 | 134 color illus. Hardcover $49.95 $36.00

Features Morgan’s most fa­mous designs with photographs, drawings, and the architect’s own commen­tary.

Illustrated by Maggie Taylor 11 x 11 | Hardcover $95.00 $75.00



The Highwaymen

Harold Newton

Sacred Waters

America’s Wetland

The Original Highwayman

Steven Earl

Mac Stone

Florida’s African-American Landscape Painters

10 x 7 | 126 color photos Hardcover $34.95 $24.00


Gary Monroe

11 x 9 | 234 color photos Hardcover $45.00 $32.00

10 x 8 | 63 color photos Hardcover $34.95 $24.00

10 x 8 | 65 color and 2 b/w photos Paperback $29.95 $22.00

Gary Monroe



The Versailles Restaurant Cookbook Ana Quincoces and Nicole Valls 83 color photos | Hardcover $30.00 $22.00

“If you haven’t tasted Versailles, you don’t know Miami.” —Pamela Silva Conde, Univision

“Not only includes recipes for so many specialties of this Little Havana institution, but wonderful reminiscences.” —Miami Herald

The Columbia Restaurant Spanish Cookbook Seminole Indian Recipes Joyce LaFray

Heather McPherson Paperback $12.95 $9.00

“McPherson takes on the many sides of this tasty cocktail, as she doles out tips and ideas about what you can do at home with some rum and other easyto-find ingredients.”—Tampa Bay Magazine

Hardcover $24.95 $18.00

Enjoy a taste of Florida’s history with this collection of hearty recipes inspired by Seminole cooking.

“A double bargain since it includes both the history of an elegant and popular family restaurant and 178 recipes, presented in English and Spanish, that have made this establishment famous. . . . A must-read for all food and history lovers.”—Florida Living

Key Lime Cookin’

Pickled, Fried, and Fresh

Joyce LaFray

Bert Gill’s Southern Flavors

Paperback $8.95 $6.00

Bert Gill with Erika Nelson

Paperback $8.95 $6.00

The Mojito

Adela Hernandez Gonzmart and Ferdie Pacheco

“With fantastic recipes from true Conchs (native residents of the Keys), as well as from Florida and Caribbean restaurants, Joyce LaFray’s new, revised Key Lime Cookin’ is a great addition to your gourmet library.”—Tampa Bay Magazine

Cuban Home Cooking

60 color photos | Hardcover $26.95 $20.00

“Gill’s commitment to local food and culture is shown in his book’s superior knowledge of locally available ingredients and the role food plays in our lives beyond sustenance.”—Jack Payne, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, University of Florida

Favorite Recipes from a Cuban Home Kitchen

Cross Creek Kitchens

The Great Florida Craft Beer Guide

Jane Cossio and Joyce LaFray

Seasonal Recipes and Reflections

Mark DeNote

revised edition

Sally Morrison | Illustrations by Kate Barnes

Paperback $12.95 $8.00

second edition

Cuban Home Cooking will inspire you to stock your kitchen with cumin, oregano, saffron, and peppers, put on your apron, and fire up your stove!

Paperback $24.95 $18.00

Paperback $19.95 $14.00

“A great jumping-off point for any beer-lovers’ road trip.”—Orlando Sentinel



“Proves Floridians like Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings were the true pioneers in the local produce and slow food movements.”—Jacksonville Magazine

food•drink•cooking “Diaz grew up shuttled between Puerto Rico and Atlanta, and her appreciation for both cultures and their rich culinary histories is showcased in this delightful collection of Puerto Rican comfort food recipes. . . . Alongside the recipes, Diaz also shares stories from her family history, an often tumultuous one grounded by memories of food prepared by and for loved ones. . . . The recipes are solid and imaginative, but it’s Diaz’s gift for storytelling that shines.”—Publishers Weekly

Coconuts and Collards Recipes and Stories from Puerto Rico to the Deep South Von Diaz

Photo by Cybelle Codish

61 color photos | Hardcover $28.00 $22.00

“Coconuts and Collards is about the complex blend of history and agriculture that have shaped the island’s food and how Diaz found a way to blend two distinct cultures in a way that felt true to her own life.”—Bon Appétit “A clear-eyed, achingly tender confession of how food can hurt, and how it can heal.”—Atlanta Journal-Constitution


Good Catch

Field to Feast

Recipes and Stories Celebrating the Best of Florida’s Waters

Recipes Celebrating Florida Farmers, Chefs, and Artisans

Pam Brandon, Katie Farmand, and Heather McPherson

Pam Brandon, Katie Farmand, and Heather McPherson

150 color photos | Hardcover $28.00 $20.00

155 color photos | Hardcover $28.00 $20.00

“Showcases the state’s bounty of local fish and seafood and the devoted souls who harvest and cook them, from the Panhandle to the Florida Keys.” —Palm Beach Post

“Captures the personalities and passions of those who have embraced the Sunshine State’s meteorological diversity to create its culinary profile.” —Chicago Tribune


50 color photos Hardcover $28.00 $22.00

“Explore[s] the diverse cultural influences on modern Florida fare, from the Caribbean and Latin America to the Middle East.”—Local Palate “An excellent collection of recipes that showcase the abundance of seafood and fresh produce of Florida combined with Cuban, Caribbean, and South American influences.”—Emeril Lagasse UPRESS.UFL.EDU | USE DISCOUNT CODE XM18


FLORIDA HISTORY St. Augustine’s Ghosts

A Journey into Florida Railroad History

The History behind the Hauntings

Gregg M. Turner

Karen Harvey


Paperback $12.95 $9.00

Paperback $19.95 $14.00

From doomed pirates to mischievous soldiers to spectral nuns, this collection of 38 spine-chilling tales features famous spirits from St. Augustine’s legendary paranormal past.

When Steamboats Reigned in Florida

Anna Madgigine Jai Kingsley

The Allure of Immortality

Bob Bass Hardcover $27.50 $18.00

African Princess, Florida Slave, Plantation Slaveowner

An American Cult, a Florida Swamp, and a Renegade Prophet

Daniel L. Schafer

Lyn Millner

revised and expanded edition

Hardcover $24.95 $18.00


“Relates the headshaking tale of how Teed converted two hundred seekers into celibate Koreshans and led them from Chicago to a Southwest Florida promised land, based on a religion-science . . . and the irresistible idea that the entire universe was contained in a hollow earth.”—Foreword Reviews

Paperback $19.95 $15.00

“A fascinating look at an extraordinary woman.” —Booklist

Before the Pioneers Indians, Settlers, Slaves, and the Founding of Miami Andrew K. Frank Paperback $16.95 $13.00

“In this riveting account, Frank moves beyond stories of recent development to uncover the deep history of a place profoundly shaped by mound-builders, slaves, raiders, and traders. This book will change the way you think about Florida history.”—Christina Snyder, author of Slavery in Indian Country

Hotel Ponce de Leon The Rise, Fall, and Rebirth of Flagler’s Gilded Age Palace Leslee F. Keys HISTORIC ST. AUGUSTINE RESEARCH INSTITUTE WILLIAM L. PROCTOR AWARD

Paperback $24.95 $18.00

“Keys . . . has written the complete history of the hotel: its social history, its architecture and its historic preservation, often with beautiful archive photos.” —St. Augustine Record



Death in the Everglades The Murder of Guy Bradley, America’s First Martyr to Environmentalism Stuart B. McIver Paperback $19.95 $15.00

“Rescues from obscurity a key chapter in the history of American environmentalism. . . . With great finesse, McIver evokes Bradley’s tumultuous world, chronicles the pitched battle to save wild birds, and resurrects a true folk hero.”—Booklist

No other book so fully or accurately captures the highs and lows, the grandeur and the craziness, the horrors and the glories of the past 500 years in the Land of Sunshine. Twenty-three leading historians offer a wealth of perspectives and expertise to create a comprehensive, balanced view of Florida’s sweeping story.

Everglades Patrol Tom Shirley Paperback $19.95 $15.00

“In his 30 years patrolling the Everglades, former wildlife officer Tom Shirley saw his share of panthers and poachers. But it’s his tales of tangling with alligators that really gets your skin crawling. . . . When it comes to the Everglades, few people share Shirley’s knowledge and perspective.” —Tampa Bay Times

Gladesmen Gator Hunters, Moonshiners, and Skiffers Glen Simmons and Laura Ogden Paperback $17.95 $11.00

Bad Guys, Bullets, and Boat Chases True Stories of Florida Game Wardens

The History of Florida

Bob H. Lee Hardcover $24.95 $18.00

Edited by Michael Gannon

“Stories are brimming with confrontations and highstakes action. . . . Once you get into this book, you won’t be able to put it down.”—Florida Weekly

Paper $29.95 $22.00

“The standard reference.”—Orlando Sentinel

Backcountry Lawman True Stories from a Florida Game Warden Bob H. Lee FLORIDA OUTDOOR WRITERS ASSOCIATION EXCELLENCE-IN-CRAFT AWARD

Paperback $19.95 $14.00

“Pure joy to read . . . Backcounty Lawman has something for everybody, including white-knuckle boat chases in the dark, surveillance on bird poachers, deer decoy operations, and even an entertaining, yet important, pollution case.” —International Game Warden

Cracker The Cracker Culture in Florida History Dana Ste. Claire Paperback $19.95 $14.00



Drawn to the Deep The Remarkable Underwater Explorations of Wes Skiles Julie Hauserman Hardcover $24.95 $20.00

“Journalist Hauserman does justice to the remarkable life of an explorer dubbed ‘Florida’s Jacques Cousteau.’”—Publishers Weekly Wes Skiles with his HD underwater camera. Courtesy of Terri Skiles.

Travels on the St. Johns River

Journeys Through Paradise

John Bartram and William Bartram Edited by Thomas Hallock and Richard Franz

Pioneering Naturalists in the Southeast

Hardcover $29.95 $22.00

Paperback $24.95 $18.00

“A fascinating look at our river in a more pristine time.”—Florida TimesUnion

Indian River Lagoon An Environmental History Nathaniel Osborn Hardcover $26.95 $19.00

“Important reading for all interested in saving what is left of vanishing natural Florida.”—Steven Noll, coauthor of Ditch of Dreams

Gail Fishman “Tracks the expeditions of preservationists John James Audubon, John Muir and more.”—Publishers Weekly

William Bartram and the Ghost Plantations of British East Florida Daniel L. Schafer Hardcover $24.95 $18.00

“Reading this book is like opening a time capsule in Bartram’s life.”—Bill Belleville, author of The Peace of Blue

Marjorie Harris Carr Defender of Florida’s Environment Peggy Macdonald Hardcover $26.95 $18.00

“An absorbing account of a remarkable woman.” —Gainesville Sun

A Pioneer Son at Sea Fishing Tales of Old Florida Gilbert L. Voss Edited by Robert S. Voss Hardcover $19.95 $15.00

“This unexpected gem . . . sheds a bright, multi-colored light on the fishing industry in southeastern Florida during the 1930s and 1940s.”—Florida Weekly



more florida history Voices of Civil Rights Lawyers Reflections from the Deep South, 1964–1980 Edited by Kent Spriggs Paperback $30.00 $22.00

“Fascinating. . . . The kind of book you can open anywhere, maybe thumb back or forth a few pages, and settle into a good story.”—USA Today

“A meticulously reported, compellingly written and sometimes surprising account of the 1980 disaster.”

Skyway The True Story of Tampa Bay’s Signature Bridge and the Man Who Brought It Down Bill DeYoung Paperback $19.95 $14.00

—Tampa Bay Times

Fifty Years of Justice A History of the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida James M. Denham Hardcover $20.00 $18.00

“The true stories discussed in this edition tell the real story of Florida. And in Florida, reality is much more interesting than fiction.”—Richard S. Dellinger, certified mediator, Florida Supreme Court and Middle District of Florida

Recalling Deeds Immortal Florida Monuments to the Civil War William B. Lees and Frederick P. Gaske Hardcover $29.95 $22.00

“A treasure trove of information.”—Civil War Book Review “A comprehensive social history of the memorialization of [Florida soldiers] from Reconstruction to the present, tracing the efforts of various organizations to control the messages conveyed by these bronze and stone markers.”—Civil War Books and Authors

Voices from Mariel Oral Histories of the 1980 Cuban Boatlift José Manuel García Hardcover $24.95 $20.00

“Powerful and gripping reading.” —Yvonne M. Conde, author of Operation Pedro Pan

Unconquered People Florida’s Seminole and Miccosukee Indians Brent Richards Weisman Paperback $19.95 $14.00

“A Florida classic. . . . This is the best book-length account of the culture and history of the Seminole people.”—William C. Sturtevant, Smithsonian Institution

The Seminole Wars

Thunder on the River

America’s Longest Indian Conflict

The Civil War in Northeast Florida

John Missall and Mary Lou Missall

Daniel L. Schafer

Paperback $19.95 $15.00

Paperback $19.95 $15.00

“Covers the events, issues and costs of all three Indian wars fought during the country’s first aggressive territorial expansion.”—Publishers Weekly

“Solidly researched and thorough in its presentation of the region’s wartime military, social, and political history, Thunder on the River is the most impressive book published about the Civil War in Florida in recent memory.”—Civil War Books and Authors



literature The Remarkable Kinship of Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings and Ellen Glasgow Ashley Andrews Lear Hardcover $29.95 $22.00

Kick Ass

In Season

“A richly detailed account of a significant literary kinship—a respectful, empathetic tie that led Rawlings to undertake a biography of the life and career of Glasgow. A fascinat­ing narrative.”—Peggy Whitman Prenshaw, author of Composing Selves: Southern Women and Autobiography

Selected Columns of Carl Hiaasen

Stories of Discovery, Loss, Home, and Places In Between

Crossing the Creek The Literary Friendship of Zora Neale Hurston and Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Anna Lillios FLORIDA BOOK AWARD FOR FLORIDA NONFICTION, BRONZE

Paperback $19.95 $14.00

“Provides a glimpse into a historical era and into the complications of artistry and friendship.”—Choice

The Tropic of Cracker

Carl Hiaasen Edited by Diane Stevenson

Hardcover $24.95 $20.00

“Reminiscent of the snarky, opinionated newspaper articles of the great Mark Twain, Hiaasen’s columns are finely crafted little gems.”—Booklist

“These essays are heartfelt and heartbreaking, incisive and celebratory and funny. They capture the wild and rollicking heart of a state that’s changing faster than any other.”

Paradise Screwed Selected Columns of Carl Hiaasen Carl Hiaasen Edited by Diane Stevenson Paperback $24.95 $18.00

“ Along with Kick Ass, this is one of the best collections of occasional journalism published in recent years.”—Booklist

Al Burt Paperback $19.95 $14.00

“An exploration of the heart and soul of Florida. . . . There is something interesting to be learned about Florida and the human character in every one of these expertly crafted stories.”—Tampa Tribune

Matecumbe James A. Michener Paperback $21.00 $15.00

“In Matecumbe, written at the height of his career, Michener returned to the shorter form of his earlier novels to explore tangled human relationships. Matecumbe is a counterpoint to his epic novels and should serve to remind readers of Michener’s extensive talents.”—Stephen J. May, author of Michener: A Writer’s Journey


Edited by Jim Ross

Paperback $24.95 $18.00


—Ana Maria Spagna, author of Reclaimers

From the winner of the Florida Humanities Council 2018 Florida Lifetime Achievement Award for Writing Son of Real Florida Stories from My Life Jeff Klinkenberg Hardcover $24.95 $20.00

Alligators in B-Flat Improbable Tales from the Files of Real Florida Jeff Klinkenberg Paperback $19.95 $14.00

Pilgrim in the Land of Alligators More Stories about Real Florida Jeff Klinkenberg Paperback $19.95 $14.00

Seasons of Real Florida Jeff Klinkenberg Paperback $19.95 $14.00

“Nobody writes about the real Florida with as much insight and affection as Jeff Klinkenberg. His essays—spanning the length and breadth of this intoxicating, infuriating state—are pure gems.” —Carl Hiaasen

“A River in Flood” and Other Florida Stories by Marjory Stoneman Douglas

Mile Marker Zero

The Scent of Scandal

The Moveable Feast of Key West

Marjory Stoneman Douglas Edited by Kevin McCarthy

William McKeen

Greed, Betrayal, and the World’s Most Beautiful Orchid


Craig Pittman

Paperback $17.95 $14.00

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The Wild Heart of Florida Florida Writers on Florida’s Wildlands

The Peace of Blue Water Journeys

Edited by Jeff Ripple and Susan Cerulean

Bill Belleville

Paperback $19.95 $14.00

Hardcover $24.95 $18.00


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“Takes readers on a wild globetrotting trek. . . . Pittman introduces a large cast of eccentric, flower-crazed characters who have seemingly stepped out of an ‘Indiana Jones’ flick, hunting the Holy Grail of orchids.” —South Florida Sun-Sentinel



archaeology•anthropology• An Ice Age Mystery Unearthing the Secrets of the Old Vero Site Rody Johnson Hardcover $24.95 $18.00

“Since the site’s discovery long ago, the complete story of the Old Vero Site has never been told. This is an informative and entertaining account of this remarkable site and its history in American archaeology.” —Thomas D. Dillehay, author of The Settlement of the Americas

Florida’s People During the Last Ice Age Barbara A. Purdy Hardcover $21.95 $16.00

“An essential reference.”—American Archaeology Hypothetical Reconstruction of the Emanuel Point Ship, drawing by John LoCastro. Courtesy of the artist.

Fossiling in Florida A Guide for Diggers and Divers Mark Renz Paperback $19.95 $14.00

Florida’s Lost Galleon

“For curious people of any age . . . looking for a way to make history and science come alive.” —Tallahassee Democrat

The Emanuel Point Shipwreck


Edited by Roger C. Smith

An Anthropological Investigation of the Living Dead

Hardcover $34.95 $26.00

“This much-anticipated book gives us a thorough and extremely readable account of Tristán de Luna’s tragic expedition to Florida. It is also a fascinating story of how these long-lost shipwrecks are found and excavated.” —Kathleen Deagan, coauthor of Fort Mose: Colonial America’s Black Fortress of Freedom

Philippe Charlier Translated by Richard J. Gray II Paperback $18.95 $14.00

A forensic pathologist travels to Haiti to investigate rumors that some who die may return to life as zombies.

When Science Sheds Light on History Forensic Science and Anthropology Philippe Charlier with David Alliot Translated by Isabelle Ruben Paperback $18.95 $14.00

“Well written and hard to put down. For anyone with an interest in forensic science, this book is a must-read.”—Nigel McCrery, author of Silent Witnesses



science The Annotated Old Fourlegs The Updated Story of the Coelacanth Mike Bruton Paperback $29.95 $24.00

“It’s Jurassic Park meets reality.”—Creative Loafing Tampa Bay When scientist JLB Smith published Old Fourlegs: The Story of the Coelacanth in 1956, he created an international sensation. A dramatic account of the discovery of a creature thought to have been extinct for 65 million years, the book brought science into the living rooms of thousands. The Annotated Old Fourlegs brings this incredible story back to life for today’s readers.

“Transcendent. A brilliant, thought-provoking exploration of the role of archaeology in understanding the recent past, this book takes the reader on a journey from the frozen north, the depths of the sea, and the vastness of the Pacific to the ends of space.” —James P. Delgado, coauthor of The Maritime Landscape of the Isthmus of Panamá

The Final Mission Preserving NASA’s Apollo Sites Lisa Westwood, Beth Laura O’Leary, and Milford Wayne Donaldson Paperback $24.95 $18.00

Adventures in Archaeology The Wreck of the Orca II and Other Explorations P.J. Capelotti Paperback $28.00 $22.00

“Details how various sites in New Mexico, Texas, California, and Florida contributed to the successful Apollo missions.”—USA Today

Geology of the Florida Keys Eugene A. Shinn and Barbara H. Lidz Hardcover $34.95 $26.00

The world will always remember Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin for their first steps on the moon, yet few today hold in respect the sites that made these and other astronauts’ journeys possible. The Final Mission explores these key locations, including the footprints and items left on the moon, and calls for the urgent preservation of this space heritage.

“A joy to read from two of the most prominent geologists who have worked for the better part of their careers in the Florida Keys.”—Donald F. McNeill, University of Miami

Geologic History of Florida Major Events That Formed the Sunshine State Albert C. Hine Hardcover $39.95 $26.00

Sea Level Rise in Florida Science, Impacts, and Options Albert C. Hine, Don P. Chambers, Tonya D. Clayton, Mark R. Hafen, and Gary T. Mitchum Hardcover $34.95 $26.00

Florida Weather and Climate More Than Just Sunshine Jennifer M. Collins, Robert V. Rohli, and Charles H. Paxton Hardcover $34.95 $26.00



A Step-by-Step Guide to a Florida Native Yard Ginny Stibolt and Marjorie Shropshire Paperback $21.95 $16.00

“Takes the mystery out of transforming the common urban landscape into a true Florida paradise filled with wildlife activity and native colors and textures.”—Lisa Roberts, executive director, Florida Wildflower Foundation

Also by Ginny Stibolt Sustainable Gardening for Florida Ginny Stibolt Paperback $24.95 $18.00

The Art of Maintaining a Florida Native Landscape Ginny Stibolt Paperback $24.95 $18.00

Organic Methods for Vegetable Gardening in Florida Ginny Stibolt and Melissa Contreras Paperback $24.95 $18.00

Florida’s Edible Wild Plants

Healing Plants

A Guide to Collecting and Cooking

Medicine of the Florida Seminole Indians

Peggy Sias Lantz

Alice Micco Snow and Susan Enns Stans

Paperback $16.95 $13.00

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Trees South Florida and the Keys Andrew K. Koeser, Melissa H. Friedman, Gitta Hasing, Alan R. Franck, Holly Finley, and Julie Schelb Paperback $24.95 $22.00

Native Florida Plants for Shady Landscapes Craig N. Huegel Paperback $24.95 $18.00

“Snow represents a generation we are rapidly losing—elders who retain traditional knowledge of their native culture—and this is her gift to the future.”—Florida Historical Quarterly

Ornamental Palm Horticulture Timothy K. Broschat, Alan W. Meerow, and Monica L. Elliott second edition

Paperback $39.95 $30.00

Vegetable Gardening in Florida James M. Stephens Paperback $16.95 $12.00



gardening•nature•wildlife Fishes in the Fresh Waters of Florida An Identification Guide and Atlas Robert H. Robins, Lawrence M. Page, James D. Williams, Zachary S. Randall, and Griffin E. Sheehy 239 color illus., 222 color maps Hardcover $60.00 $45.00

An essential identification guide to the 222 species of fishes in Florida’s fresh waters.

Florida’s Snakes

Florida Animals for Everyday Naturalists

A Guide to Their Identification and Habits

Larry Allan

R. D. Bartlett and Patricia P. Bartlett

172 color photos | Paperback $19.95 $15.00

Paperback $24.95 $16.00

Attracting Hummingbirds and Butterflies in Tropical Florida

Florida’s Frogs, Toads, and Other Amphibians

A Companion for Gardeners

A Guide to Their Identification and Habits

Roger L. Hammer

R. D. Bartlett and Patricia P. Bartlett

Paperback $24.95 $17.00

Paperback $24.95 $16.00

“This book will get you started on your own butterfly or hummingbird garden even if you’ve been gardening for years!”—Ryan Fessenden, Florida Museum of Natural History

Florida’s Turtles, Lizards, and Crocodilians A Guide to Their Identification and Habits R. D. Bartlett and Patricia P. Bartlett Paperback $29.95 $18.00

Encounters with Florida’s Endangered Wildlife Doug Alderson Hardcover $24.95 $18.00

Combining adventure, natural history, and cultural history, this book features chapters tracking panthers, black bears, whooping cranes, manatees, sea turtles, and even ivory-billed woodpeckers.

Bats of Florida

So Excellent a Fishe A Natural History of Sea Turtles Archie Carr Paperback $19.95 $14.00

A beloved and often-consulted volume on sea turtle behavior from a pioneering conservationist.

American Alligator Ancient Predator in the Modern World Kelby Ouchley Hardcover $19.95 $14.00

Cynthia S. Marks and George E. Marks Paperback $24.95 $16.00



outdoors•travel “[Salustri] delights in letting people know that to really discover Florida, you have to turn off the congested interstates and explore the state’s towns and cities.” —New York Times

Backroads of Paradise A Journey to Rediscover Old Florida Cathy Salustri Paperback $19.95 $15.00

Florida’s Paved Bike Trails Jeff Kunerth and Gretchen Kunerth third edition

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Fringe Florida

“Whether on bike, foot, in-line skate, or even horse, this trail book can help you find the paths and know what to expect when you get there, and what you might find along the way.”—Tallahassee Democrat

Travels among Mud Boggers, Furries, Ufologists, Nudists, and Other Lovers of Unconventional Lifestyles

Backcountry Trails of Florida

Lynn Waddell

A Guide to Hiking Florida’s Water Management Districts


Terri Mashour

Paperback $19.95 $15.00

Paperback $19.95 $15.00

50 Great Walks in Florida Lucy Beebe Tobias Paperback $24.95 $18.00

The Hiking Trails of Florida’s National Forests, Parks, and Preserves Johnny Molloy and Sandra Friend second edition FLORIDA OUTDOOR WRITERS ASSOCIATION EXCELLENCE-IN-CRAFT AWARD

“An intriguing guide off the beaten path for those looking to escape life’s winter blahs in any season.” —Booklist

Surfing Florida A Photographic History Paul Aho 7 x 10 | 293 color illus. | Hardcover $31.95 $22.00

Paperback $16.95 $11.00

Walking St. Augustine

“This book should be in every hiker’s backpack.”—Outdoor Adventure

An Illustrated Guide and Pocket History to America’s Oldest City Elsbeth “Buff” Gordon 126 color and 65 b/w illus., walking tour maps Paperback $14.95 $12.00




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Orange Recipes Famous Recipes from Famous Places Joyce LaFray

Easy Breezy Florida Cooking

Fifteen Florida Cemeteries

Sorghum’s Savor

Joy Harris and Jack Harris

Strange Tales Unearthed

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Paperback $8.95 $5.00

Ronni Lundy

Lola Haskins

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Paperback $22.50 $10.00

Discover the mermaids, alligators, underwater mountains, and glass-bottom and submarine boats of Florida’s natural wonders! This visual tour brings together postcards, advertisements, brochures, signs, flyers, and souvenirs from the early days of these popular roadside attractions.

Remembering Florida Springs Tim Hollis Paperback $21.95 $10.00

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