Native Ground Books

Native Ground Books
Paperback, Wayne Erbsen, 64pages, 7 x 8, 9780962932793
Front Porch Songs, Joke & Stories is a treasure trove of 19th century songs, hilarious jokes, wild stories, vintage photos, and even a recipe for cooking groundhog! 48 favorite melodies of the past that have traveled along with the pioneers in covered wagons through the Civil War period and...

Paperback, Barbara Swell, 72pages, 5.5 x 8.5, 9781883206390
Mama’s in the Kitchen  simply screams NOSTALGIA. Here are the stories and recipes of our mothers and grandmothers as they cooked their way through two world wars, food shortages, and the Great Depression. This lively and witty book chronicles how household gadgets dramatically...

Paperback, Barbara Swell, 152pages, 6 x 9, 9781883206499
The 1st American Cookie Lady  is based on a fascinating mystery. In 1917, Anna “Cookie” Covington set out to record all her favorite cookie recipes as a gift to her daughter because no published cookie recipe books existed at that time. Strangely, her 76 page handwritten...

Paperback, Barbara Swell, 72pages, 5.5 x 8.5, 9781883206376
Reminisce about a simpler time as four 20th century mountain pioneer women share their cooking secrets. These great old-time cooks stir in their own wisdom and tales of growing up on rural farms, where they prepared delicious meals by lantern light on wood cookstoves. Included are heirloom...