A Taste of the Hocking Hills · By Matt Rapposelli

When chef Matt Rapposelli left the National Park Service to attend culinary school in New England, he was moving from one passion to another.

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Walking the Steps of Cincinnati · A Guide to the Queen City’s Scenic and Historic Secrets · By Mary Anna DuSablon · Foreword by Roxanne Qualls

A field guide that will introduce readers and walkers to over two hundred sets of steps within thirty-five urban and neighborhood trails.

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Follow the Blue Blazes · A Guide to Hiking Ohio’s Buckeye Trail · By Connie Pond and Robert J. Pond · Foreword by Steven M. Newman

From the startling rock formations and graceful waterfalls of Old Man’s Cave, to Native American mounds, battlefields, and scenic rivers, Connie and Robert J. Pond provide a captivating guide to often-overlooked treasures around the state.

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A Historical Guidebook to Old Columbus · Finding the Past in the Present in Ohio’s Capital City · By Bob Hunter · Photography by Lucy S. Wolfe

A Historical Guidebook to Old Columbus invites Columbus’s families to rediscover their city with a treasure trove of stories from its past and suggests to visitors and new residents many interesting places that they might not otherwise find. This new book is certain to amuse and inform for years to come.

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Our First Family’s Home · The Ohio Governor's Residence and Heritage Garden · Edited by Mary Alice Mairose · Foreword by Ted Strickland and Frances Strickland · Afterword by Hope Taft · Photography by Ian Adams

This richly illustrated volume tells the story of the home that has served as Ohio’s executive residence since 1957, and of the nine governors and their families who have lived in the house. Our First Family’s Home offers the first complete history of the residence and garden that represent Ohio to visiting dignitaries and the citizens of the state alike. Once in a state of decline, the house has been lovingly restored and improved by its residents.

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Follow the Blue Blazes · A Guide to Hiking Ohio's Buckeye Trail · By Robert J. Pond · Foreword by Steven M. Newman

“In following Robert Pond through the pages of Follow the Blue Blazes, I find myself at turns in the company of a sharp scout, a kindly neighbor, an inspirational teacher, and—if I may say so—a kindred spirit to the likes of Thoreau and Robert Louis Stevenson.” —Steven M. Newman

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