January 2009: Happy 2009! How do you like the fresh, new look of the The Bookmark? We hope your holiday season was filled with good health, family, and laughter. Speaking of laughter, check out some of the white elephant gifts from Farcountry’s office holiday party. From left to right: Jessica recieved a beautiful "starter clock collection" ; Kelli was quite pleased with her rabbit candle holder complete with "ocean mist" scented candles; Suzan recieved a quaint set of holiday earthenware gifts for the kitchen.





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Email us a (fun, irreverent) caption for this photo of a redpoll enjoying the sun's warmth in Alaska. This image by Steven Nourse appears in Alaska Wildlife Portfolio. If we pick your caption, we’ll send you a book of your choice from our online catalog at FarcountryPress.com—as well as feature your caption with the image in next month's newlsetter.






Featured Author

We'd like to introduce you to Robert Rath, author and illustrator of Yellowstone’s Hot Legends and Cool Myths—click HERE to enter his world...

Rob Raths comic strip

Visit Rob and view his work at www.RobertRath.net.



What are your New Year’s resolutions?

Tom TillTom Till, photographer:

“To travel less and stay home in Moab, Utah, more!”

Check out Tom's photography at www.TomTill.com or in
Zion National Park Impressions and New Jersey Impressions.



Charles Fritz Charles Fritz, Western artist, author:


“I resolve to earn enough money in 2009 so that
I don't ever need to eat Lutefisk.”


Check out Charles's paintings in his new book
Charles Fritz: 100 Paintings Illustrating the Journals of Lewis and Clark.


David Peterson David Peterson, photographer:

“To ‘trick out’ my camper rig.”

Check out David's photography in An Exploration of the Tetons,
Portrait of Yellowstone, or Yellowstone: Like No Other Place on Earth.

NAME: Linda Netschert
JOB TITLE: Sales and Marketing Director
YEARS WITH FCP: 13
FUN TIDBIT: Nine of the facts below are true. One is not. Can you pick the one that's false?

1. Was a jewelry manager/buyer.
2. Was on the trick waterski team in high school.
3. Makes beautiful lamps, dressers, chests, etc. out of wood.
4. Lived in the Virgin Islands.
5. Went to college at Penn State. Go lions!
6. Has a pond full of goldfish at her house that is fed by a waterfall.
7. Loves flower gardening.
8. Has a collection of toys in her office that move and make noise.
9. Was a member of 4-H.
10. Drinks Mountain Dew daily.

Click HERE for the answer.


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Get your 2009 calendars!
It’s not too late to order a 2009 calendar!

• Jackson Hole & The Tetons Wall Calendar
• Montana Magazine Wall Calendar
• Montana Wildlife Wall Calendar

Give us a call at 1-800-821-3874.

New Releases
Yellowstone’s Hot Legends and Cool Myths

Book Buzz
The Midwest Book Review calls Glacier National Park: The First 100 Years by C. W. Guthrie “A captivating volume...highly recommended.”

The Roanoke Times says of Blue Ridge Parkway Simply Beautiful, “Pat and Chuck Blackley have shot scenes that are out of this world, one breathtaking landscape or dynamic close-up after another. I will declare outright that you will be hard-pressed to find a book with more stunning parkway photographs than this one.”

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Tennessee
Saturday, January 17, 5:30pm
Pigeon Forge Wilderness Week Pigeon Forge, TN
Charles Maynard signs his children’s book Going to Great Smoky Mountains National Park.


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