Holiday Gift Giving 2015

Needing some gift ideas for the holiday season? We’ve got you covered! (Scroll down for a special promotional discount.)

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For the fashion expert: Southern Tufts: The Regional Origins and National Craze for Chenille Fashion by Ashley Callahan
Additional suggestions: Red, White, and Black Make Blue: Indigo in the Fabric of Colonial South Carolina Life by Andrea Feeser and Georgia Quilts: Piecing Together a History edited by Anita Zaleski Weinraub

For the music lover: The Nashville Sound: Bright Lights and Country Music by Paul Hemphill
Additional suggestions: Johnny Mercer: Southern Songwriter for the World by Glenn T. Eskew and Sounding the Color Line: Music and Race in the Southern Imagination by Erich Nunn

For the foodie: The Southern Foodways Alliance Community Cookbook edited by Sara Roahen and John T. Edge
Additional suggestions: Craig Clairborne’s Southern Cooking and Southern Cooking by Mrs. S. R. Dull

For the librarian: Preserving Family Recipes: How to Save and Celebrate Your Food Traditions by Valerie J. Frey
Additional suggestions: Remaking Home Economics: Resourcefulness and Innovation in Changing Times edited by Sharon Y. Nickols and Gwen Kay and Finding Charity’s Folk: Enslaved and Free Black Women in Maryland by Jessica Millward

For the English major: After Montaigne: Contemporary Essayists Cover the Essays edited by David Lazar and Patrick Madden
Additional suggestions: The Vegan Studies Project: Food, Animals, and Gender in the Age of Terror by Laura Wright and Pirates You Don’t Know, and Other Adventures in the Examined Life: Collected Essays by John Griswold

For the political junkie: A Boy from Georgia: Coming of Age in the Segregated South by Hamilton Jordan
Additional suggestions: The Three Governors Controversy: Skullduggerty, Machinations, and the Decline of Georgia’s Progressive Politics by Charles S. Bullock III, Scott E. Buchanan, and Ronald Keith Gaddie and Courthouses of Georgia by Association County Commissioners of Georgia

For the Civil War buff: Lens of War: Exploring Iconic Photographs of the Civil War edited by J. Matthew Gallman and Gary W. Gallagher
Additional suggestions: Confederate Odyssey: The George W. Wray Jr. Civil War Collection at the Atlanta History Center by Gordon L. Jones and Becoming Confederates: Paths to a New National Loyalty by Gary W. Gallagher

For the UGA fan: Through the Arch: An Illustrated Guide to the University of Georgia Campus by Larry B. Dendy
Additional suggestions: Damn Good Dogs!: The Real Story of Uga, the University of Georgia’s Bulldog Mascots by Sonny Seiler and Kent Hannon and The Ghosts of Herty Field: Early Days on a Southern Gridiron by John F. Stegeman

For the bird-watcher: The Curious Mister Catesby: A “Truly Ingenious” Naturalist Explores New Worlds edited for the Catesby Commemorative Trust by E. Charles Nelson and David J. Elliott
Additional suggestions: Common Birds of Coastal Georgia by Jim Wilson and Common Birds of Greater Atlanta by Jim Wilson and Anselm Atkins

For the photographer: Landscapes for the People: George Alexander Grant, First Chief Photographer of the National Park Service by Ren and Helen Davis
Additional suggestions: Island Time: An Illustrated History of St. Simons Island, Georgia by Jingle Davis and Without Regard to Sex, Race, or Color: The Past, Present, and Future of One Historically Black College by Andrew Feiler

For the memoirist: Mot: A Memoir by Sarah Einstein
Additional suggestions: My Unsentimental Education by Debra Monroe and Invisible Sisters: A Memoir by Jessica Handler

For the person who has everything: Snakes of the Southeast (revised edition) by Whit Gibbons and Mike Dorcas

Receive a 30% discount at on any of these titles using the promo code HOLIDAY2015 (case-sensitive). Offer good online-only; free domestic shipping for orders over $25. Expires 12/16/2015.


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