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Jamie’s Bookshelf: Some recent nonfiction titles for the bookworm on your Christmas shopping list

(This is the first of a two-part series about recently-published nonfiction books.) By Jamie H. Vaught KyForward Columnist With Christmas shopping just around the corner, it’s a pretty good time to start thinking about holiday gifts for the book lovers. With that in mind, below is a list of possible nonfiction volumes to help you get started. • “True Christmas Stories from the Heart of Appalachia”

Jamie Vaught’s Bookshelf: Here are recent nonfiction books for last-minute gifts and your holiday reading

With Christmas closing in, here’s a list of recently-published nonfiction works that you may want to consider as a holiday gift for your loved ones, especially if they enjoy reading.    –Ten Men You Meet in the Huddle: Lessons from a Football Life by Bill Curry (Mercer University Press, $29) is an updated version — a 10th anniversary edition — of the volume that was published...

Think Kentucky: Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet offers holiday gift ideas with Bluegrass tint

The Kentucky Cabinet of Tourism, Arts and Heritage is encouraging Kentuckians to give a gift with a Kentucky theme this holiday season. “The holidays are a perfect time to give gifts made in Kentucky to friends and family,” said Don Parkinson, Secretary of the Cabinet of Tourism, Arts and Heritage. “Throughout the state, shops feature uniquely Kentucky gifts from books, food, artwork, performances...