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Park Bookshelf

Below is a partial list of books authored by award-winning Park University
 alumni. Click on the name to read the author's biography.  


Leo Janos '55 
 Distinguished Alumnus, 1981

Florence Byham Weinberg, '54
 Distinguished Alumna, 2008

  •     Sonora Moonlight
  •     The Storks Of La Caridad
  •     Apache Lance: Franciscan Cross
  •     Seven Cities of Mud

Wilford "Pete" Kale, '71

   Distinguished Alumnus, 2011
      editor and author

  • Hark Upon the Gale–An Illustrated History of the College of William and Mary
  • Davis Y. Paschall: A Study in Leadership, co-author
  • Traditions, Myths and Memories–Celebrating the Tercentenary of the College of William and Mary in Virginia
  • Johnny Walker, His Success, His Vision and His Dreams, editor
  • Private Homes in Williamsburg...Today, editor of 4 editions
  • Goal to Goal–100 Seasons of Football at William and Mary, co-author
  • Jamestown’s Story–Act One of the American Dream, editor
  • Hampton in the Bygone Days

Stephen Cox, '88
     Distinguished Alumnus, 2009

  •     The Abbott & Costello Story: Sixty Years of "Who's on First?"
            with John Lofflin
  •     The Official Abbott and Costello Scrapbook
            with John Lofflin
  •     The Addams Chronicles: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About the Addams Family
  •     The Beverly Hillbillies: A Fortieth Anniversary Wing Ding
            "This book was first written during the latter part of my senior year at Park University in Parkville, Missouri,
             in 1988..." 
  •     Cooking in Oz: Kitchen Wizardry and a Century of Marvels from America's Favorite Tale
            with Elaine Willingham,
    Tina Cassimatis, and Blanche Cox
  •     Dreaming of Jeannie: TV's Prime Time in a Bottle
            With Howard Frank
  •     Here on Gilligan's Isle
            by Russell Johnson
  •     Here's Johnny: Thirty Years of Americas Favorite Late Night Entertainer
  •     The Hooterville Handbook: A Viewer's Guide To Green Acres
  •     The Incredible Mr. Don Knotts
    with Kevin Marhanka
  •     It's A Wonderful Life: A Memory Book
  •     The Munchkins of Oz
  •     The Munchkins Remember
  •     The Munsters: A Trip Down Mockingbird Lane
    with Butch Patrick
  •     The Munsters: Television's First Family of Fright
  •     One Fine Stooge: Larry Fine's Frizzy Life In Pictures
            with Jim Terry

Lisa Wade McCormick, '83
     Two Emmy Awards and the I.R.E. Medal for Outstanding Investigative Reporting
       Currently a children's book author:

  • Ghosts
  • Bigfoot
  • Near Death Experiences
  • Mothman
  • Alien Abductions
  • Haunted Houses
  • Psychic Powers
  • Lewis and Clark
  • Christopher Columbus
  • Marie Curie
  • The Wright Brothers
  • Michael Jordan