Books About Missouri
and the Heartland
Books for Adults and Students about Life in
Ross Malone is a retired teacher and historian who has lived in the state’s largest cities as well as several small towns and on a farm. His experiential background gives him a broad and unique perspective which reveals itself in his short stories.
Even the stories of modern
You know that
Didn’t know about the Honey War? How about the Slickers War or our state’s Heatherly War? Of course we have also witnessed the Mormon War, the Missouri-Kansas Border War, and the Civil War.
Malone writes about famous people from
And there was fussin’ and feudin’ and fightin’ and killin’ and misbehavin’. The bad guys and gals are in the books too.
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Tales From Missouri and the Heartland has been selected for the recommended Book List of Missouri Life Magazine. It, along with four other books about Missouri, has also been placed in the "Author's Alley" of the Missouri Association of School Librarians.
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Do you need a speaker for your next meeting?Ross Malone is a former teacher, salesman, and radio host who will appreciate any opportunity to lead the discussion with your group about: