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A Review

Scott Harber wrote a nice review of Flyover People: FlyoverPeople: Life on the Ground in a Rectangular State by Cheryl Unruh. Quincy Press 2010.196 pages.Paperback. $20 shipping and handling included at www.flyoverpeople.net. “Beauty is in the eye of the beholder.” … Continue reading

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In the Hillsboro Star-Journal

I found a nice review of “Flyover People” by Jane Vajnar in the Hillsboro Star Journal: One Woman’s View. ***

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Kansas Profile

Last summer I was interviewed by Ron Wilson of the Huck Boyd Institute for Rural Development at K-State. He wrote about me and my book as one of his weekly Kansas Profiles. Here’s the text. And here’s the radio version. … Continue reading

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2011 Kansas Notable Book Awards

I wasn’t that good at track meets in junior high, but I finally won my first medal, ever. And I’m pleased that it was for writing. For Kansas writing. Flyover People: Life on the Ground in a Rectangular State was … Continue reading

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The List

On Wednesday, the State Library of Kansas and the Kansas Center for the Book released the 2011 Kansas Notable Book List. I feel very honored to be on the list and to be in the company of these other great … Continue reading

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In the House

This morning in the House of Representatives Chamber in the Kansas Capitol, Gary Blitsch of SouthWind Art Gallery introduced Don Lambert and me. Don Lambert portrayed John Steuart Curry and so he was dressed in his painter’s overalls. I was … Continue reading

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To Order

Click here to order Flyover People: Life on the Ground in a Rectangular State by Cheryl Unruh

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A young reader

This picture shows the best part of this evening’s book event at the Martin & Osa Johnson Safari Museum in Chanute.  This young girl is 6 and is learning to read. She pointed out the one, two and three letter … Continue reading

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Additional locations

Heart of Kansas Mercantile, 1212 Main, Great Bend I’m still adding retail locations. Flyover People is also now available in Ellsworth, Wilson, Lucas, Hays, Greensburg, Larned and Great Bend. On the menu at the top of this page – in … Continue reading

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Booksigning at SouthWind Gallery

Kansas artists Stan Herd and Louis Copt joined me for the book-signing at Topeka’s SouthWind Gallery. That’s my friend Amy (!) on the right. She’s a childhood friend who is mentioned in the book several times. Stan and Louis were … Continue reading

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