Memoir & Biography



My Wild Life

My Wild Life

By Wauer, Roland H. (Author); Jonathan B. Jarvis (Foreword)
Price: $39.95


Looking back at a wonderful way to make a living. Few people have the opportunity to live and work in America's magnificent national parks, let alone...more info

Chronicles of the Big Bend

Chronicles of the Big Bend

By Smithers, W.D.; Ragsdale, Kenneth Baxter (Foreword)
Price: $35.95


As a young teamster on a pack-mule train, Wilfred Dudley Smithers saw the Rio Grande's Big Bend for the first time in 1916, and it captured his...more info

Jane's Window: My Spirited Life in West Texas and Austin

Jane's Window: My Spirited Life in West Texas and Austin

By Sibley, Jane Dunn (as told to Jim Comer)
Price: $35.00


On the southern portion of what was known as the Sibley’s Pezuna del Caballo (Horse’s Hoof) Ranch in West Texas’ Culberson County are two mountains...more info

Like a Stink in a Whirlwind

Like a Stink in a Whirlwind

By Lee, Maisie
Price: $34.00


From Australia to Marathon, Texas, Maisie Kane Lee chronicles her life as a cowboy's wife, mother, and artist, with the aid of photographs and...more info

Walking With Abel

Walking With Abel

By Badkhen, Anna
Price: $27.95


An intrepid journalist joins the planet’s largest group of nomads on an annual migration that, like them, has endured for centuries. Anna Badkhen has...more info

One Ranger Returns

One Ranger Returns

By Jackson, Joaquin; Haley, James L.
Price: $24.95


No Texas Ranger memoir has captured the public's imagination like Joaquin Jackson's One Ranger. Readers thrilled to Jackson's stories of catching...more info

Tin Cups and China Saucers

Tin Cups and China Saucers

By Neville, Joyce (Editor); Cowsar, Clara May Bogel (Editor)
Price: $24.95


The Big Bend Area of Far West Texas is under-populated today and was scarcely inhabited at all in the late 19th Century when, into this 12,000 square...more info

Lizards on the Mantel, Burros at the Door

Lizards on the Mantel, Burros at the Door

By Koch, Etta; Price, June Cooper
Price: $21.95


A woman who went West with her husband in the 1840s must have expected hardships and privation, but during the 1940s, when Etta Koch stopped off in...more info

She Beat That Goose to Death: Stories of Nan Patton

She Beat That Goose to Death: Stories of Nan Patton

By Whitford, Ann, editor
Price: $21.95


Following in the footsteps of her famous grandmother, Nan Patton was a storyteller extraordinaire. From "The Day the Museum Got Robbed" to "The...more info

Steps into God's Country

Steps into God's Country

By Smith, Russell S.
Price: $19.99


Steps into God’s Country begins with a child just learning about nature and ends with an adult who respects the land and what it has to offer....more info


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