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Reedy Press is a book publisher that specializes in local interest titles for the trade market AND custom and commemorative titles for schools, communities, and cultural institutions.

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New Releases

Unique Eats and Eateries of San Francisco

When people talk about great food cities, San Francisco rises to the top of the list thanks to its 49-square-miles of mouthwatering ways to whet your appetite. Unique Eats and Eateries of San Francisco invites the city’s nearly 25 million annual visitors—and its food-obsessed residents—to discover the stories and histories that simmer behind some of San Francisco’s iconic dishes, historic restaurants, and artisanal shops. Want to taste the prize-winning pie of a 12-time World Pizza Champion? Eat your homework at cheese school? Attend a dinner party for 40? Food truck hop in a national park? Chow down on dumplings in the country’s oldest Chinatown? Or eat your first Hangtown Fry? Pull up a chair and crack open Unique Eats and Eateries of San Francisco. This tasty guide is seasoned with all you need for an unforgettable edible exploration of one of the world’s most food-savvy cities.

Author Bio:
Kimberley Lovato
is a freelance writer in San Francisco whose articles have graced the pages of National Geographic Traveler, American Way, Delta Sky, Virtuoso Life, Virginia Living, Every Day With Rachael Ray, Family Circle and many other print and online publications. Her culinary travel book, Walnut Wine & Truffle Groves, was the Society of American Travel Writers Foundation’s book of the year in 2012, and her personal essays have appeared numerous times in The Best Women’s Travel Writing anthology. When she’s not planning her next trip, Kimberley eats her way around the best city in the world.

Missouri Almanac 2018-2019

Weird, wild, and filled with fun, this historical guidebook delivers the ultimate tour of a one-of-a-kind state. All things Missouri abound in these pages including famous Missourians from Maya Angelou to Walt Disney, native wildlife from bald eagles to bobcats, and vignettes on historical sites throughout the state. The book is filled with information about inventions and innovations, sports and entertainment figures, and noteworthy attractions, all having a tie-in to Missouri. Compiled from collections and institutions from Kansas City to St. Louis and everywhere in between, this debut edition presents a Missouri we've never seen all at once but would like to know better. Open up and prepare to rediscover Missouri. Let the Missouri Almanac 2018-2019 show you the Show-Me State!

Author Bio
Amanda E. Doyle is the author of several books on St. Louis, from its hidden neighborhood gems to its civil rights history. Carolyn Mueller is the author of five children's books. In addition to writing, she works as carnivore keeper at the Saint Louis Zoo. Traci Angel is an author, independent writer, journalist, and adjunct instructor in Kansas City, Missouri. John Brown is a nationally known TV host, in-demand public speaker, radio talk show host, emcee, author of numerous books, and inventor of BibMagnets. Andrea Sumy is a lifelong Missouri resident and Mizzou grad. She has served in Missouri schools for twenty years as a teacher and librarian.

Events & Updates

Book Signing

Join Ed Wheatley, Bill Borst, and Bill Rogers—authors of St. Louis Browns: The Story of a Beloved Team—for a book signing at Circa STL (1090 Old Des Peres Rd., Des Peres, MO 63131) at 4PM.

— December 15, 2017

Book Signing
Join Kathleen Dragan, author of Rickshaw Reggie, for a book signing and concert at Bookie's (10324 S Western Ave., Chicago, IL 60643) at 2PM.

— December 17, 2017

Presentation

Join Alison Carpenter Davis, author of Letters Home from Stanford, for a presentation at Stanford Law School (Crown Quadrangle, Room 190: 559 Nathan Abbott Way, Stanford, CA 94305) at 5PM. More information can be found here: https://historicalsociety.stanford.edu/events/letters-home-stanford-125-years-correspondence-l-collaboration-stanford-university-archives

— December 18, 2017

Presentation

Join Zach Powers, author of 100 Things to Do in Savannah Before You Die, for a presentation at Space Station at Starlandia, 2438 Bull St., Savannah, GA, at 6:30 PM.

— December 28, 2017

Book Launch

Join Verna Gates, author of 100 Things to Do in Birmingham Before You Die, for a book launch at Little Professor Book Store (2844 18th St. S, Homewood, AL 35209) at 2PM.

— January 14, 2018

Book Signing

Join Verna Gates, author of 100 Things to Do in Birmingham Before You Die, for a book signing at Barnes and Noble Crystal Lake (5380 US-14, Crystal Lake, IL 60014) from 1-3PM.

— January 20, 2018

Book Signing

Join Kathleen Dragan, author of Rickshaw Reggie, for a book signing at Barnes and Noble (5380 US-14, Crystal Lake, IL 60014) from 1-3PM. 

— January 20, 2018

Presentation

Join Allison Carpenter Davis, author of Letters Home from Stanford, for a presentation at Shadelands Ranch (2660 Ygnacio Valley Rd., Walnut Creek, CA 94598) at 10AM. Letters Home from Stanford was chosen as one of the four books selected for the Stanford Women's Club of the East Bay Books on Review.

— January 25, 2018

Presentation

Join Traci Angel and Andrea Sumy, authors of Missouri Almanac 2018-2019, for a presentation at Mid-Continent Library - Excelsior Springs (1460 Kearney Rd., Excelsior Springs, MO 64024) at 6:30PM.

— February 12, 2018

Presentation

Join Jan Jacobi, author of Young Lincoln, for a presentation at the Church of St. Michael and St. George, 6345 Wydown Ave., St. Louis, MO 63105) at 6PM. The presentation will follow "Steak and Stories" at the church; cost per person for dinner is $20. 

— February 13, 2018

Presentation

Join Traci Angel and Andrea Sumy, authors of Missouri Almanac 2018-2019, for a presentation at Mid-Continent Library - Woodneath (8900 NE Flintock Rd., Kansas City, MO 64157) at 7PM.

— March 13, 2018

Presentation

Join Christine K. Bailey, author of Secret Phoenix: A Guide to the Weird, Wonderful, and Obscure, for a presentation at Tempe Public Library (3500 S Rural Rd., Tempe, AZ) at 10:30AM.

— April 3, 2018

Presentation

Join Christine K. Bailey, author of Secret Phoenix: A Guide to the Weird, Wonderful, and Obscure, for a presentation at Tempe Public Library (3500 S Rural Rd., Tempe, AZ) at 6:30PM.

— April 18, 2018

Presentation

Join Jan Jacobi, author of Young Lincoln, for a presentation at the Sappington/Concord Historical Society at noon.

— April 19, 2018

Presentation

Join Traci Angel and Andrea Sumy, authors of Missouri Almanac 2018-2019, for a presentation at Mid-Continent Library - Blue Springs South (2220 MO-7, Blue Springs, MO 64014) at 11AM.

— April 21, 2018

Author Event

Join Sarah Parisi, author of the Ultimate Kids' Adventure Guide to Chicago, for a presentation and book signing at the Schaumburg Township District Library (130 S Roselle Rd.) at 7PM. This event is a part of the Chicagoland: Read All About It author series. Books will be available for purchase at the event. 

— May 9, 2018

Book Signing

Join Jan Jacobi, author of Young Lincoln, for a book signing at Lincoln's New Salem Historic Site (15588 History Lane, Petersburg, IL 62675) as a part of the day-long Summer Festival.

— June 9, 2018