Local bookstore owners establish new Adirondack book wholesale and distribution business

LAKE PLACID—The announcement in late October that North Country Books would close at the end of January 2021 sent dismay through the ranks of authors, publishers, and retail accounts who’d come to depend on the Utica-based company to distribute books and related products with an Adirondack focus. The company, founded in 1965, had been a … Continue reading Local bookstore owners establish new Adirondack book wholesale and distribution business

COLOR REMOTE: New Photo Book Shares the Wild Side of the Adirondacks

Contact: Erik Schlimmer Beechwood Books transadk@gmail.com 518.488.7546 September 15, 2019 COLOR REMOTENew Photo Book Shares the Wild Side of the Adirondacks FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – The six-million-acre Adirondack Park is the largest park in the Lower Forty-Eight, and Capital Region resident Erik Schlimmer is one of its premier hikers – he's climbed nearly 1,000 peaks … Continue reading COLOR REMOTE: New Photo Book Shares the Wild Side of the Adirondacks

New novel by Paul Castellani

Natalie’s Wars is the story of a woman who struggles through World War II on the homefront and then with a husband psychologically damaged by the war in the years after.  Set in New York’s Capital District and largely at the Watervliet Arsenal, Natalie’s Wars draws on histories of the Arsenal and related industries as well as interviews, … Continue reading New novel by Paul Castellani