Books

Murder in Old San Francisco
Murder in Old San Francisco
Review of ‘Frog Music’ by Emma Donoghue
Sovereign contempt
Sovereign contempt
Review of “Astoria” by Peter Stark.
Metamorphosis in Winnemucca
Metamorphosis in Winnemucca
Review of ‘The Days of Anna Madrigal’ by Armistead Maupin
A review of At Home in the West: The Lure of Public Land
A review of At Home in the West: The Lure of Public Land
William S. Sutton photographs “to investigate notions about living in a place.”
The world of the speed artist
The world of the speed artist
A book review of The Flamethrowers by Rachel Kushner
Is this heaven? No, it’s Idaho
Is this heaven? No, it’s Idaho
A book review of Godforsaken Idaho by Shawn Vestal
A review of Painters and the American West, Vol. 2
A review of Painters and the American West, Vol. 2
Joan Carpenter Troccoli writes about the lives and times of the artists whose works fill the American Museum of Western Art in downtown Denver.
The 'wrong kind of Indians'
The 'wrong kind of Indians'
A book review of Cowboys and East Indians by Nina McConigley
Learning to bend: Settling Utah's road wars
Learning to bend: Settling Utah's road wars
A book review of Roads in the Wilderness: Conflict in Canyon Country by Jedediah S. Rogers
A puzzle of memory and vision
A puzzle of memory and vision
A book review of Boneland: Linked Stories by Nance Van Winckel
Reconstructing a volatile past
Reconstructing a volatile past
A book review of Son of a Gun: A Memoir by Justin St. Germain
Desert solitude, desert community
Desert solitude, desert community
A book review of Brother and the Dancer by Keenan Norris
The reading season
The reading season
Fall brings a new crop of noteworthy books, both fiction and nonfiction.