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January 24, 2013

Lansing State Journal article notes 3 WSU Press titles among Michigan's notable books to be celebrated


Book titles were recently released, and the winners will be celebrated with an April 27 event at the Library of Michigan. Among the criteria: Books must have some Michigan connection such as author, setting or theme and have been published during the preceding year. A panel of 14 judges reviewed more than 200 books this year. Among the works selected were three published by Wayne State University Press: “The Amphibians and Reptiles of Michigan,” by J. Alan Holman; “Detroit's Historic Places of Worship,” compiled and edited by Marla O. Collum, Barbara E. Krueger and Dorothy Kostuch, photographs by Dirk Bakker with a forward by John Gallagher; and “Michigan's Historic Railroad Stations,” by Michael Hodges.


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