Filled with colorful personalities and fascinating fishing stories, A Pioneer Son at Sea: Fishing Tales of Old Florida recounts the early fishing days of celebrated marine biologist Gilbert Voss as he travels up and down both coasts of Florida throughout the Great Depression and World War II. The book is edited by Voss's son Robert, who is … Continue reading Q & A With Robert S. Voss, Editor of A Pioneer Son at Sea
In A Pioneer Son at Sea: Fishing Tales of Old Florida, edited by Robert S. Voss, celebrated marine biologist Gilbert Voss recounts his early days of fishing on both coasts of the state during the Great Depression and World War II. We are excited to be publishing this book today! . “An outstanding piece of Florida fishing history by one … Continue reading A Pioneer Son at Sea
Find the perfect gift for all the important people in your life this holiday season with University Press of Florida’s holiday book sale! Click below to view our 2015 Holiday Catalog. From travel to photography, art, cooking, gardening, fishing, sports, literature, history, and more, you’ll find books for every reader. Visit http://www.upf.com and order before December … Continue reading Holiday Book Sale!
Our fabulous authors have been featured in nearly 100 reviews and articles this month. Take a look at just a few highlights below! . Unwind spotlighted two of our recent cookbooks. The magazine recommended Mango by Jen Karetnick "for all those that love this sweet, tropical fruit--or are overwhelmed by a ripe tree in their yard" and deemed it "the definitive … Continue reading February Review Roundup: FABruary Features
Three themes unite the books within our roundup this month: conservatives, conservation, and connection. Yet the titles included vary widely from cookbooks to scholarly studies. We hope this range will help in your gift hunting endeavors! To top it off, all of the books below are discounted in our 2014 Holiday Sale. Apply code XM14 at … Continue reading November Review Roundup: Conservatives, Conservation, and Connection
Good Catch: Recipes and Stories Celebrating the Best of Florida’s Waters by Pam Brandon, Katie Farmand, and Heather McPherson “An invaluable source for seafood lovers everywhere.”—Emeril Lagasse “The recipes are delicious, and I love the use of classic ideas with modern twists.”—Michelle Bernstein “Not only is this a book to cook from, it’s a book … Continue reading Good Catch
Backcountry Lawman: True Stories from a Florida Game Warden By Bob H. Lee Pubdate: 3/12/13 New release! Here's what the reviewers have to say about this fast-paced memoir from a man who spent more than three decades as a water patrol officer and land patrol lieutenant: "Backcountry Lawman puts you right in the middle of … Continue reading Chasing Poachers & Outlaws in Alligator Country