One Sweet Ride

June 27, 2019

by Jay Hovdey One Sweet Ride celebrates the magical collaboration of a Hall of Fame jockey, Julie Krone; a Hall of Fame trainer, Ron McAnally; a celebrity couple, Sid and Jenny Craig; and a fabulous Thoroughbred, Candy Ride, for one glorious afternoon at Del Mar racetrack in the 2003...

The Life and Legacy of D.M. Renton

April 23, 2018

by David M. Renton and Katheryn E. Renton Riverside, CT This is a story about D.M. Renton from 1902 to 1936 who became a successful builder in Pasadena and the southland. After meeting William Wrigley, Jr. who, purchased Catalina in 1919, appointed Renton vice president and general manager of...

Dewey Weber

November 16, 2017

by Gerald Derloshon Headline Graphics, Cardiff-by-the-Sea, CA Little Man On Wheels presents a vivid portrait of Dewey Weber, surfing’s first superstar. It’s the story of the dawn of the surf culture in Southern California in the 50′s which was quickly exported around the world through movies, popular music, styles...

Bighorn Institute

November 15, 2017

Palm Desert, CA Founded in 1982, Bighorn Institute (BI) is a privately funded non-profit organization dedicated to the conservation of the federally endangered Peninsular bighorn sheep. For the period since, it has maintained three major initiatives: scientific research, captive breeding, and community advocacy. All have yielded results. ____ Cover...

Silverfish Press

October 7, 2017

Avalon, Catalina Island, CA Silverfish Press specializes in custom books on the history and art of big-game fishing. Catalina Island Dive Buddies: The Indispensable Guide To What’s Really Down There! by Mike Rivkin and Jon Council For the newbie or casual diver about to dive Catalina Island (or anywhere in southern California...