MEDIA and IN THE NEWS
Neil Leifer's photographs of Muhammad Ali in Relentless
University of Texas Press) have been
featured in all the coverage of Ali's recent passing, including a
feature interview in a Sports Illustrated podcast. Also, don't
miss the classic biography Sting Like a Bee: The Muhammad Ali
Story by Jose Torres with introduction by Norman Mailer
University of Nebraska Press).
world watches the heartbreaking stories of Syrian refugees, the question
from many Canadians is what they can do to help. What about a Soup for
Syria Community Challenge? Soup for Syria: Recipes to Celebrate
Our Shared Humanity by Barbara Abdeni Massaad (9781566560894
Publishing) is now available. Visit The Soup
for Syria website - http://soupforsyria.com
for more information about this great world wide
fund raising project.
AWARD WINNERS and NOMINEES and NOTABLE
In the Reference and Scholarship -
The Jemima Code: Two Centuries of African-American Cookbooks by
Toni Tipton-Martin (9780292745483
of Texas Press) has won the James Beard Award for 2016. It
also was the winner of the 2016 Art of Eating
Award for Best Food Book of the Year.
And from the International Association of
Culinary Professionals (IACP) Occidental Arts and
Ecology Center Cookbook: Fresh-from-the-Garden Recipes for Gatherings
large and Small (9781603585132
Green Publishing) has won in the Food Matters
category for 2016.
This Strange Wilderness: The Life and Art of John James Audubon
by Nancy Plain (9780803248847
University of Nebraska Press) a national Outdoor Book Award winner for Children's Books 2015, and
nominee for Young Adult Library Services Association Award for
Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults 2016, is an outstanding book.
The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander (9781595586438
The New Press)
has been selected by Mark Zuckerberg, founder of Facebook, for his
on-line book club. Six years after publication, this book is still
number 9 on the NY Times Bestseller list now after more than 162 weeks!
RECOMMENDATIONS AND UPCOMING EVENTS
Major review attention is being
paid to Blood, Bone and Marrow by Ted Geltner
University of Georgia Press) biography of writer Harry Crews,
including The New York Times, No Depression, The Daily Beast, and
a starred PW review.
The Heal Your Gut Cookbook:
Nutrient-Dense Recipes for Intestinal Health Using the GAPS Diet
by Hilary Boynton and Mary G Brackett (9781603585613
Green Publishing) is a must-have for anyone following the GAPS Diet.
Also available, the book that
started it all - Gut and Psychology Syndrome by Natasha Campbell-McBride (9780954852023).
Effective July 1, 2016 Codasat Canada Limited is
pleased to announce they will be representing and distributing books in
Cornell University Press.
All of the books above, or any
titles from the
publishers that we represent, can be ordered
University of Toronto Press Distribution