Kentucky Travel Writer Gary P. West


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Leading Kentucky travel writer Gary P. West shared his travel secrets Bowling Green, Kentucky community audience and signed his books in the “Kentucky Live! Series” at the local Barnes & Noble Bookstore on Thursday, April 19, 2012.

Retiring in 2006 West has devoted himself to writing. He writes a syndicated column for seven Kentucky newspapers and is the author of eight books. His latest: Kentucky Colonels of the American Basketball Association: The Real Story of a Team Left Behind was published by Acclaim Press in 2011. Two of his most popular books include Eating Your Way Across Kentucky: 101 Must Places to Eat (updated edition in 2006) and Shopping Your Way Across Kentucky (2008).


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