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Alumni Bookshelf

Check out books by alumni.

Creole Belle
by James Lee Burke, BA ’59, MA ’60
(Simon and Schuster, 2012)

How Eskimos Keep Their Babies Warm and Other Adventures in Parenting
by Mei‐Ling Hopgood, BJ ’94
(Algonquin Books, 2012)

Contemporary Irish Poetry and the Pastoral Tradition
by Donna Potts, BA ’83, MA ’85, PhD ’92
(University of Missouri Press, 2011)

The Three‐Day Affair
by Michael Kardos, PhD ’07
(Mysterious Press, 2012)

Secret Heroes: Everyday Americans Who Shaped our World
by Paul Martin, MA ’73
(William Morrow, 2012)

Gargoyle Country: The Inspiring Geology of Springfield and Greene County
by Jerry Vineyard, BA ’58, MA ’63
(Watershed Press, 2011)

Thumbs Up “V” for Victory, I Love You
by Norm Benedict, BA ’61
(AuthorHouse, 2011)
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A Lasting Effect, Reflections on Music and Medicine
by Bryan Sisk, BS ’07
(Bryan Sisk, 2011)
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Fat: The Story of My Life with My Body
by Jean Braithwaite, PhD ’04
(Snake Nation Press, 2011)
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Slant of Light: A Novel of Utopian Dreams and Civil War
by Steve Wiegenstein, BJ ’76, MA ’82, PhD ’87
(Blank Slate Press, 2012)

The Art of the Missouri Capitol: History in Canvas, Bronze, and Stone
by Bob Priddy, BJ ’63, and Jeffrey Ball, MA ’97
(University of Missouri Press, 2011)

If you wish to be considered for coverage, please mail a copy of your book published in 2012 or scheduled for 2013 to Dale Smith, associate editor, MIZZOU magazine, 407 Reynolds Alumni Center, Columbia, MO 65211.