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Coffee & Donuts with the Dearly Departed

Steve Frenzl’s (Bus’70) two-volume fictionalized memoir, titled “Coffee & Donuts with the Dearly Departed” tells the story of Steve’s adventures working as an apprentice at Boulder’s Howe Mortuary in the late 1960s.

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The Cryptid Catcher

Lija Fisher’s debut novel, The Cryptid Catcher, is about a boy who inherits a job hunting legendary creatures in Colorado.

Book cover of "Finding True North" by Fran Yardley

Finding True North: A History of One Small Corner of the Adirondacks

Fran Yardley (Thtr’66) published her book, Finding True North: A History of One Small Corner of the Adirondacks, which outlines the journey of Fran and her late husband, Jay Yardley, as they revived the historic and long-abandoned Bartlett Carry Club in the Adirondacks.

Selling Reagan’s Foreign Policy: Going Public vs. Executive Bargaining

Selling Reagan’s Foreign Policy: Going Public vs. Executive Bargaining

In N. Stephen Kane’s (PhDHist’70) new book, Selling Reagan’s Foreign Policy: Going Public vs. Executive Bargaining, he examines President Reagan’s and his administration’s efforts to mobilize public and congressional support for seven of the president’s controversial foreign policy initiatives.


Democratizing Urban Development

Rising housing costs puts secure and decent housing in central urban neighborhoods in peril. How do civil society organizations (CSOs) effectively demand accountability from the state to address the needs of low-income residents?

Space Exploration

Space Exploration: Past, Present, Future

Humanity has always looked to the stars, but it hasn’t been until relatively recently that we have managed to travel into space. Carolyn Collins Petersen’s (Edu’78; MJour’96) book, titled "Space Explorations: Past, Present, Future," takes you there.

Left at Hiva Oa

Left at Hiva Oa

The captivating book, Left at Hiva Oa, written by Malia Bohlin’s (Jour’93), takes place on the open ocean as America evolves from the conservative 1950s to the free-loving 1960s. Two proud Merchant Marine Academy graduates leave their promising careers to follow a dream of sailing the world on the 40’ schooner, the Gracias.

New Horizons

Chasing New Horizons: Inside the Epic First Mission to Pluto

On July 14, 2015, more than 3 billion miles from Earth, a small NASA spacecraft called New Horizons screamed past Pluto at more than 32,000 miles per hour.

Betrayal on Aruba Winds

Betrayal on Aruba Winds

In Tracy Novinger (A&S'62) third book, Betrayal on Aruba Winds, Alissia Aruba Saxton has the life she’s relentlessly pursued. She’s got a high-level job. She’s engaged to be married.

Wandering Sould

Wandering Soul: A Reunification Novel

Colorado Springs resident Steven Anderson (Econ’83) published his second book, Wandering Soul in Feb. 2018. The science fiction novel is the second book of his Reunification Series, and is the sequel to Wandering Star.