Book Review Archives

New Releases—Nonfiction

New Releases—Nonfiction

These nonfiction titles were recently released by Alabama authors or publishers, or they cover subjects related to our state. Simply click a book’s title to learn more.

Blocton: The History of an Alabama Coal Mining Town by Charles Edward Adams, University of Alabama Press, 2012. $49.95, Hardcover

Doc: The Story of a Birmingham Jazz Man by Dr. Frank “Doc” Adams & Burgin Mathews, University of Alabama Press, 2012. $34.95, Hardcover; $34.95, eBook

Once a Fighter Pilot by Warren A. Trest, River City Publishing, 2012. $28, Hardcover

The Books That Mattered: A Readers’ Memoir by Frye Gaillard, NewSouth Books, 2012. $27.95, Hardcover; $9.99, eBook

Tohopeka: Rethinking the Creek War & the War of 1812 by Kathryn E. Holland Braund, ed., University of Alabama Press, 2012. $34.95, Paper; $29.95, eBook.