AWARD WINNERS and NOMINEES
Yucatan: Recipes from a Culinary Expedition (9780292735811) by
David Sterling (University
of Texas Press) has been awarded the most prestigious
2015 James Beard Foundation Cookbook of the
Year. A second University of Texas Press publication;
Texas on the Table (9780292744097)
had also been short-listed.
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 - A Year of Books.
Hold Tight Gently by Martin Duberman (9781595589453
The New Press)
has won the LAMBDA Book Award for non-fiction.
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime (play
Bloomsbury) won the 2015 Tony for Best play.
Two authors from
Interlink Publishing - Hoda Barakat
- The Stone of Laughter (9781566561907) and Ibrahim al-Koni
- The Bleeding of the Stone (9781566564175) are among the
10 authors short-listed for the Man Booker International Prize.
Additionally Ibrahim al-Koni is the author of The Puppet
(9780292723351), New Waw, Saharan Oasis (9780292754751),
and The Scarecrow (9781477302521), all published by the
University of Texas Press.
2014 NOBEL PRIZE FOR LITERATURE
the Dark by Patrick Modiano (9780803282292
University of Nebraska Press).
RECOMMENDATIONS AND UPCOMING EVENTS
New from Michael Shuman, The
Local Economy Solution (9781603585750
Green Publishing) is a well-researched, trenchant critique of
the traditional economic development strategy to "attract and retain"
global corporations. Full of real life examples, this book offers an
array of innovative and cutting-edge approaches to help local economies
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 simple, delicious,
family-friendly collection of over 200 straight forward, nutrient
focused, appealing recipes, and was recently featured in The Toronto
Star. A must-have for anyone following or considering the GAPS Diet.
And now available from
Chelsea Green Publishing, the book that
started it all - Gut and Psychology Syndrome: Natural treatment
for Autism, Dyspraxia, A.D.D., Dyslexia, A.D.H.D., Schizophrenia
2nd edition by Natasha Campbell-McBride (9780954852023).
Persiana: Recipes from the Middle East & Beyond
by Sabrina Ghayour (9781566569958
Publishing) is a stunning collection of approachable
Middle Eastern recipes, that dispels the notion that Persian, Turkish,
Arab, and Armenian cuisines are too complicated for home cooks, has been
nominated for Book of the Year by Food and Travel UK, and Cookery
Book of the Year by the Guild of Food Writers UK.
Altered Genes Twisted Truth by Steve
Chelsea Green Publishing) will be
excerpted in Common Ground magazine, and a review in the summer
Don't Trust, Don't Beg, Don't Fear by Ben Stewart
The New Press) held an event in
Vancouver in early June in conjunction with Greenpeace, was
interviewed by Global television, and continues to do publicity. Sir
David Puttnam (Chariots of Fire) has bought the rights to
Stewart's book and will be making it into a movie.
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