The Isthmus

From life to the page

Renz’s debut novel tackles such themes as forgiveness, redemption and family. It also provides a behind-the-scenes look at a fire department... Renz’s book was a “realistic portrayal” of how racism plays out both in the city and on the staff.
hapiness is homemade in door county

New Door County Cookbook

Karen Buhk spent her childhood watching her grandmother and mother in the kitchen and learning all the techniques and skills that she incorporates in her recipes.

Former Wisconsin newspaper reporter publishes first novel

“Poison Pen” is described as an absurdist tale of redemption about a depressed game show host known for his cruel on-air insults and crude behavior. Zaferos told Stingl he wrote the book in 2000, but waited 16 years before getting the courage to show friends, fellow writers or a publisher.

Brust to speak at library April 15

“I’ve always been curious and asked ‘why’ about so many things,” he said. “When you connect that curiosity about life with an analytical mind, sometimes it is surprising what you discover.”

Author Lora Hyler Finalist for DaVinci Eye Prize

Your book is still on track for a category prize, including the Hoffer Grand Prize. The da Vinci Eye is an additional distinction, awarded to books with outstanding cover art. Approximately six books receive this award each year.

A Guide to Caves, Mines, and Tunnels in and Around the Badger State

Wisconsin is home to some beautiful pieces of nature that we can see every day. But what about the beauty and wonder that you can't see? "Wisconsin Underground" by Doris Green is a guide to the incredible caves, mines and tunnels hiding under the surface in our great state.