Henderson County is fortunate to have a large share of outstanding authors, artists, and other creative individuals. Many books and songs have been written by Hendersonians, and the Library is pleased to offer many of these items for sale. If you would like to purchase any of the books, tapes/compact discs, or other items listed below, please send a check or money order to the Library at the address at the bottom of the page (please make check payable to the author or artist unless noted otherwise). For more information about any of the items listed, please call, write, or email the Library.
Currents: Henderson's River Book
by Gail King and Susan Thurman
History, published 1991, softcover, 64 pages
Make check payable to Friends of the Library
Gifts in Season
by Jean Trigg
Illustrations by E. Carol Gaines
Poetry, softcover, 99 pages
Henderson: Postcard History Series
by Susan Thurman
Arcadia Publishing, Paperback, 127 pages
"These vintage picture postcards take readers on a trip through the history of Henderson. Featured are the city's many
remarkable parks, businesses, hotels, schools, and homes--some lost to time and some transported into the 21st century.
The images and stories in the book will entertain and educate architecture buffs, rail fans, river enthusiasts, historians,
and visitors and residents, past and present." - from back cover of book.
R.F.D. Henderson, Kentucky
by Jean W. Trigg, illustrated by Emily W. Wolfson
Poetry, published 1983, softcover, 27 pages
Uncle Doc's Diary: The daily journal of Dr. Thomas Clayton McCarty, Spottsville, Henderson County, Kentucky: 1 January 1871 - 29 November 1915
by Janis Edwards Knox
History, hardcover, 288+ pages