This weekend, you can have the first crack at buying an autographed copy of Jim Merkel’s newest book, The Colorful Characters of St. Louis. Come to the release party for the book, meet some of the characters featured in the book, and have plenty of fun. It’s from 2-5 p.m Sunday, Oct. 2, at The Royale, 3132 South Kingshighway Blvd.For details, go to jimmerkelthewriter.com. See you there!
Published by Jim Merkel
Reedy Press published four of my books, Hoosiers and Scrubby Dutch: St. Louis's South Side, 2010; Beer, Brats, and Baseball: St. Louis Germans, 2012; The Making of an Icon: The Dreamers, The Schemers, and the Hard Hats Who Built the Gateway Arch; and the Second Edition of Hoosiers and Scrubby Dutch: St. Louis's South Side, 2014. They're available in bookstores and online. For an autographed copy, send a check for $21.50 made out to Jim Merkel, to Jim Merkel, 4216 Osceola St., St. Louis, MO 63116. View more posts