December’s Free Book of the Month

Not only is December 1st the start of the holiday season (unless you’re camping outside the Big Box Store Thursday night after Thanksgiving) its also the first day to register for December’s Free Book of the Month! Get into the holiday spirit this month with your FREE copy of A Kentucky Christmas edited by George Ella Lyon.

Click here to register!

About the Book:

A celebration of holiday poetry, fiction, essays, recipes, and songs by more than sixty of the Bluegrass state’s finest writers. Gathered here are writings from some of the legendary voices of Kentucky—and the nation—as well as original Christmas stories and poetry from some of the state’s emerging talents. Among the contributors to this handsome collection are Kentucky’s visionaries, storytellers, historians, singers, cooks, children’s authors, and poets, including all five Kentucky Poet Laureates. A delight for anyone interested in Kentucky literature, history, or traditions, A Kentucky Christmas promises to be a wonderful holiday gift, a treasured family keepsake, and a necessary addition for libraries and for personal collections.

“Readers get a gigantic gift full of literary goodies—some 337 pages—under the tree. With appearances by more than 60 of the state’s finest writers who share holiday stories poems, songs and essays, there should be something for anyone who opens this package.” — Kentucky Monthly

“This cornucopia of a book will appeal to all who count the season as the best time of the year” — Southern Living

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About University Press of Kentucky

The University Press of Kentucky has a dual mission—the publication of books of high scholarly merit in a variety of fields for a largely academic audience and the publication of books about the history and culture of Kentucky, the Ohio Valley region, the Upper South, and Appalachia. The Press is the statewide mandated nonprofit scholarly publisher for the Commonwealth of Kentucky, operated as an agency of the University of Kentucky and serving all state institutions of higher learning, plus five private colleges and Kentucky's two major historical societies.

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