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Recent and upcoming Alaska books

...few months, or due to be published soon. FICTION"This Is How It Really Sounds: A Novel" by Stuart Cohen, St. Martin's Press, April, 2015. Stuart Cohen's latest novel follows three men, each in search of a different life: a small-town...
Juneau author Stuart Cohen's new novel blends philosophy, humor and backcountry skiing room one recent afternoon to discuss his new novel, "This Is How It Really Sounds," due out April 21 from St. Martin's Press. But the conversation, like the book, kept returning to the subject of mountains."In New York City, all your...
'Coming Back Alive' author Spike Walker set to speak

...between Oregon, Washington and Kodiak. "Coming Back Alive," subtitled "The True Story of the Most Harrowing Search and Rescue Mission ever Attempted on Alaska's High Seas," is published by St. Martin's Press and costs $24.95.
Business Briefs

...edition goes on sale JUNEAU - The Tenth Anniversary edition of "The Fiddlehead Cookbook," recently released by St. Martin's Press in New York, will be celebrated with a special signing at Hearthside Books Nugget Mall location Dec. 2 from 2-4...
Table manners

...person," says Jacqueline Whitmore, author of "Business Class: Etiquette Essentials for Success at Work" (St. Martin's Press, $19.95). Whitmore also runs The Protocol School of Palm Beach, a company based in Palm Beach that specializes...
Not online yet? This may be the year program to gain traction before the consumer and the category move on.'' Bernice Kanner writes on advertising and marketing from her base in New York and is the author of ``Lies My Parents Told Me'' (St. Martin's Press).
Outside editorial: Oil drilling: A nasty national compulsion

President Obama's decision to have Interior Secretary Ken Salazar open vast new areas of federal ocean waters to offshore oil drilling is no surprise. In his State of the Union address, the president explained that his vision for a clean energy future included offshore drilling, nuclear power and clean coal. Unfortunately, that's like advocating a healthy diet based on fast-food snacking, amphetamines and low-tar cigarettes.
Palin's lawyer says proper credit given in speech

...or whatever," Gingrich spokesman Rick Tyler told POLITICO. "(Gingrich's) response to people repeating his ideas has always been good." Dunn's book about Palin is due to be published by Macmillan/St. Martin's Press in 2010.
Economics Nobel Prize winner influenced Alaska, resources

ANCHORAGE - The first woman to win a Nobel Prize in economics also has bolstered the credibility of Alaskans who worked for decades to instill the concept of public ownership of the state's natural resources.
'The Last Run' improves on 'Coming Back Alive'

On Jan. 30, 1998, a 79-year-old schooner with a five-man fishing crew went down in one of the worst Arctic storms in recorded Southeast Alaska history.


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