Around the South in 15 Books

Maybe you are out of airline miles or don’t have enough gas money. Maybe the vacation days ran out, and you are looking to escape without leaving the comfort of your armchair. Or, perhaps, you are ready for your next road trip and need help deciding where to go. If any of these apply, we’ve…

We Won the (Firefly) Lottery!

18,000 people enter the lottery. Only 800 are selected. My sister was one. It had been raining the last couple of days–heavy downpours. Our mom tried to talk us out of going, but we were determined to see the fireflies. (Click here to learn more about the Synchronous Firefly lottery in Tennessee.) On June 5,…

UGA Press at the 2016 Decatur Book Festival

As usual, the Press will be at the largest independent book festival in the country this coming Labor Day weekend. The AJC Decatur Book Festival presented by DeKalb Medical will be Friday, September 2 through Sunday, September 4 in downtown Decatur, GA. The festival will be full of events, panels, discussions, signings, cooking demonstrations, music,…