High Road Books

In New Mexico, the High Road between Taos and Santa Fe connects our landscapes, cultures, and histories in a ring of natural beauty. The route inspires a long tradition of artistry and literary excellence. High Road Books is an imprint of the University of New Mexico Press dedicated to thoughtful, stylish, provocative fiction and nonfiction with western roots and national appeal. Featuring exceptional authors sharing fresh stories and original arguments, the books will appeal to a wide audience of general readers interested in exploring the world in new and surprising ways.

The Believer

Alien Encounters, Hard Science, and the Passion of John Mack
By Ralph Blumenthal

The Believer reveals the life and work of a man who explored the deepest of scientific conundrums and further leads us to the hidden dimensions and alternate realities that captivated Mack until the end of his life.

Fortunate Son

Selected Essays from the Lone Star State
By Rick Bass

Rick Bass’s Fortunate Son is a literary tour of the Lone Star State by a native Texan of exceptional talent.

Hill of Beans

A Novel of War and Celluloid
By Leslie Epstein

Leslie Epstein’s Hill of Beans is the story of how one nation, one industry, and, in particular, one man responded to the desperate hope of freedom in the Second World War.

Subjects: FictionAHA21