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With the question of America’s identity more urgent than ever, Barnstorming Ohio seeks answers from the people who have always held them.

In stores August 25th, 2020.

Winner of the Ohioana Book Award

"A truly wonderful book."

--Los Angeles Times

"Sweet and funny."

--New York Times

"A fantastic summer read."

--O, the Oprah Magazine, at Home

Winner of the Ohioana Book Award

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“A keen, lyrical, and lovely memoir.”

--Library Journal

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A New York Times Book Review “Editor’s Choice”

Amazon and Powell’s “Book of the Month”

“Focuses heavily on the band’s first five years, which is the juicy part of the tale.”

-- Washington Post

 

“An admirable job describing (Devo’s) evolution.”

--Blender

 

“Thoroughly researched.”

--Classic Rock Magazine

A New York Times Book Review "Editor's Choice"

"This heartfelt collection of essays by David Giffels reveals wit and pride ..."

--Los Angeles Times

"A brilliant new collection."

--Esquire

“A narrative of daring and determination, greed and compassion, triumphs wrested from adversity, and generosity borne from injustices righted.”

-- former U.S. Poet Laureate Rita Dove

 

First Place, Enterprise Reporting, Ohio Associated Press

©2020 David Giffels