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OKG Newsletter

Topic: Books

Breaking 'Glass'

Local-born author Gena Showalter talks zombies and inspiration with the release of the second book in her young adult fiction trilogy.


Sarah Lobban
Last year, best-selling author Gena Showalter introduced the world of young adult fiction (YA) to Alice Bell, a 16-year-old zombie slayer whose life was turned upside down by a tragedy that would change her forever.
Wednesday, October 23, 2013

War wounds

Injuries run deep for war veterans and often include damage to the soul, says expert.


Greg Horton
Helping veterans recover from moral injury after war will be the topic of an upcoming lecture series by Rita Nakashima Brock. The lecture series is sponsored by the Oklahoma Institute of Biblical Literacy, a nonsectarian group.
Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Ghosts, busted

A new book by an OCU professor challenges the supernatural through spooky skepticism.


Louis Fowler
Are those bumps in the night, creaky floors or demonic eyes staring through the windows random acts of coincidental nature, easily explained through logic and reason? Or could they be something more, something from, perhaps, beyond our realm of scientific knowledge?
Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Family ties

Mischief and mayhem, comedy and tragedy are explored in author Blake Bailey’s memoir.


Kelley Chambers

The Splendid Things We Planned: A Family Portrait

6:30 p.m. March 12

Full Circle Bookstore

1900 Northwest Expressway


Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Midtown man

Bradley Wynn’s latest book explores the rich history of OKC’s first suburban district.


Louis Fowler
Bradley Wynn, a sheriff’s deputy by day and author by night, recently published his second book in a series about the history of Oklahoma City’s unique districts. After the success of his book about Film Row for Arcadia Publishing’s Images of America series, he wrote Oklahoma City’s Midtown. Both books lean heavily on a photo-based format with in-depth descriptions of each picture.
Wednesday, March 12, 2014