Jul 04, 2012
July 2012
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July 2012

Coming up, we’ll be at the Iowa City Book Festival, we’re releasing the Divorce Girl, and the fall release blurbs are rolling in. The temperatures are super high, but the Ice Cube Press books are cool.
Feb 13, 2012
One-man shop publishes books from the Midwest
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One-man shop publishes books from the Midwest

from the Gazette, January 18, 2012, Business 380, MyBiz by Rebecca Groff, correspondent (weblink: http://business380.com/2012/01/18/one-man-shop-publishes-books-from-the-midwest) NORTH LIBERTY — It’s not unusual for Steve Semken to find rap songs recorded on his answering machine. “I guess people find Ice Cube Press out on the Internet...
Nov 29, 2011
Review of Becoming Real: Authenticity in an age of distractions
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Review of Becoming Real: Authenticity in an age of distractions

by Jeff Charis-Carlson, Nov. 27th, Iowa City Press-Citizen media In his new book, “Becoming Real: Authenticity in an Age of Distractions,” Iowa City author Robert Sessions distills a career’s worth of insight from his 26 years teaching philosophy at Kirkwood Community College. Halfway through...
Nov 07, 2011
Brother’s Blood on KWWL TV
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Brother’s Blood on KWWL TV

Here’s the link to the piece on Brother’s Blood shown on KWWL TV Channel 7
Oct 11, 2011
True Crime Reviews: Deja Vu
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True Crime Reviews: Deja Vu

Déjà vu Review by Kim Cantrell Jerry Mark grew up farming alongside his three brothers on their father’s Iowa farm. AS the boys reached adulthood, the oldest would head north to Canada, another brother would suffer from schizophrenia, and Jerry would go to law school only...
Sep 12, 2011
Brother’s Blood Murder
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Brother’s Blood Murder

from the Cedar Falls/Waterloo Courier, 9/11/11 by Melody Parker CEDAR FALLS — In a corner of a rural pioneer cemetery in Black Hawk County, four grave markers sit in a perfect row. The markers all share the same last name, carved in relief into...
Jul 01, 2011
Tall Corn Book Talk, Episode 2
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Tall Corn Book Talk, Episode 2

Hey, it’s the second Tall Corn Book Talk show in which some lucky listener will hear, I’m told the line, “Is that a tie, or a short story?” We talk about nonfiction books, classics and with Iowa author J. Harley McIlrath about his collection of short stories Possum Trot ....
Jul 01, 2011
What Cheer wins the Silver
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What Cheer wins the Silver

Our Tall Corn Book imprint What Cheer: A Love Story, by Zachary Michael Jack was awarded the Silver medal by Foreword Review’s 2010 Book of the Year Award Ceremony .
Apr 27, 2011
On The Fly features Possum Trot
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On The Fly features Possum Trot

Ice Cube Press author J. Harley McIlrath on his collection of short stories, Possum Trot is featured in ON THE FLY sponsored byIowa City’s City of Literature.
Apr 07, 2011
Tall Corn Book Talk; Episode One with Zachary Michael Jack
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Tall Corn Book Talk; Episode One with Zachary Michael Jack

Okay, I’m a publisher not a television personality, yet. Here’s the first episode of the Tall Corn Book Talk with Iowa author Zachary Michael Jack author of What Cheer: A Love Story and soon-to-be released Native Soulmate :