• In TFS Extra Book #28, Beatrice Upshaw shares her memories of growing up in County Line, which began as a freedom colony in East Texas.

  • “This is character-driven fiction at its finest.”—Zach VandeZande, author of Liminal Domestic: Stories and judge

  • “An inspirational survival story of a man who truly defined America's Greatest Generation.”—Stephen L. Moore, author of As Good as Dead: The Daring Escape of American POWs from a Japanese Death Camp

  • “Detailed accounts of cards draw you in and make you a believer.”—Robert Bogdan, co-author of Real Photo Postcard Guide: The People’s Photography




    “This is a significant contribution—a previously unexplored chapter of the Earp story.”—Gary L. Roberts, author of Doc Holliday and co-editor of A Wyatt Earp Anthology

  • “Bob Bilyeu Camblin was one of boomtown Houston’s most committed, talented, and enigmatic artists; a mystical trickster-figure ripe for rediscovery.”—Pete Gershon, author of Collision: The Contemporary Art Scene in Houston, 1972-1985


    “Dukes has created the definitive work that will appeal to western history buffs, historians and firearms enthusiasts for generations to come.”—Byron Johnson, Director, Texas Ranger Hall of Fame and Museum, Waco

  • “I know of no other work that so comprehensively covers the material.”—Lon Bennett Glenn, former warden and author of Texas Prisons and Texas Prison Tales


    “The included artwork makes this a Remington must-have.”—Paul L. Hedren, author of Fort Laramie and the Great Sioux War




    “The vast literature of Texas offers no more lyrical and loving a tribute to people and places than what you'll read in A Boyhood Dream Realized.” —Carlton Stowers, two-time Edgar Award winner


UNT Press publishes two books this month: 

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