Destination: The Western High Plains of Kansas
Jayhawkers, shot in northeast Kansas, follows the 1956-57 University of Kansas basketball team and two legendary figures in sports: Forrest Allen (known as “Phog” only to his friends) and Wilton “Wilt” Chamberlain.
It’s about time for a fall road trip.
In this episode, Miranda Ericsson recommends outstanding titles by Kansas authors and notable recent books about Kansas.
Fanfare, please! 15 titles have been honored as Kansas Notable Books of 2014. Check ’em out here at your library!
An unsentimental memoir of the beauty and harshness of the farming life on the High Plains.