A Golden Era for the Michigan-Michigan State Basketball Rivalry

Hello, Loyal Readers! Before we get on to the show, here’s my interview with the great Cynthia Canty on Michigan Radio’s Stateside show on the  Larry Nasser / MSU situation. I’m sure to have more to say about this next week. Meantime, you can order The Great Halifax Explosion here. Whatya waiting’ fer?!?! Thanks for […]

learn more
Share

The Great Halifax Explosion #1 in Michigan for Second Month – Thank You!

Hello, Loyal Readers! No blog today, but a happy update on The Great Halifax Explosion, and thanks to all of you for making this possible. Just a few days after announcing the book’s fourth printing, HarperCollins/William Morrow announced a fifth printing. So you keep buying ’em, we’ll keep printing ’em — promise! Here’s my interview […]

learn more
Share

Michigan’s Bowl Blues – and What’s Next?

Hello, Loyal Readers! I’m pleased to report Harper Collins/William Morrow has just launched the fourth printing of The Great Halifax Explosion, less than two months after publication. So, to all of you who’ve bought it, THANK YOU! (For the rest, whatya waitin’ for?!?) Can order it lots of ways on johnubacon.com, or amazon, locals, and […]

learn more
Share

2017 in Review: The Good, The Bad, and Alan Trammell

Hello, Loyal Readers! Hope all’s well, and you’re enjoying a well-earned break. Meantime, to repeat from last week, if you haven’t bought The Great Halifax Explosion yet, available at all local bookstores, national airports, Barnes & Noble and amazon, I can only conclude you’re a card-carrying Communist. (That used to be a really bad thing, […]

learn more
Share

What Do You Get the Two-Year Old Who Has Everything?

Hello, Loyal Readers! I’m off the road after a couple dozen stops in 12 states and 2 provinces for The Great Halifax Explosion Book Tour. Today I just sent in our last excerpt, this one for TIME magazine, which explains how you save Christmas for 10,000 children after your town is wiped out by the largest manmade […]

learn more
Share

Mike Lantry Finally Gets the Thanks He Deserves

Hello, Loyal Readers! Hope all’s well with you. The Great Halifax Explosion book tour is going great, so thanks to so many of you who’ve already come out to meet me on the trail. Philadelphia and New York this week, with Boston tonight, at the Brookline Booksmith. Next week is Grand Rapids on Monday, at […]

learn more
Share

Enter your keyword: