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Latest News

February 1, 2019 - Robinson will be signing books at Smith County Heritage Museum, Carthage TN from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m., with a portion of the proceeds going to aid the museum.

September 29, 2018 - Robinson has completed his third Appalachian Trail thru-hike!

May 16, 2018 - Robinson's third Appalachian Trail thru-hike has begun. Find his Field Notes under The Travels tab.

April 20, 2018 - The Latter Half of Inglorious Years is now available from Amazon and bookstores!

March 2, 2018 - The Latter Half of Inglorious Years is finished and has gone to the editor! Look for publication soon!

January 2018 - The Appalachian, Notes from the Field, and Life in Continuum are now available from Ingram, std discounts, rtnble

April 2017 - Returned from Nevis with 15 chapters, new friends, low blood pressure, and a good tan. May I go back now?

November 2016 - Fled to Nevis in the Caribbean

October 31, 2016 - Are there any reading groups out there? Fiction? Science-Fiction? Travel? I will provide up to 10 copies of The Appalachian, Life in Continuum, or Notes from the Field to the first reading group of each genre to get in touch, in exchange for reviews on Amazon.

October 6, 2016 - A second edition of Notes from the Field, with improved maps and updated cover art, is now available.

June 24, 2016 - Field Notes have begun. See Travels page.

June 2016 - Robinson departs for France at the end of this month for a re-hike of the Alps and a reconnection with Hannibal.


May 19, 2016 - Notes from the Field is live on!


April 2016 - Work on Notes from the Field is complete. Look for it in bookstores or on Amazon soon.


Jan 2016 - Robinson is at work on his next book, Notes From the Field: A diary of Journeys Near and Far.


Dec 2015 - The Appalachian has been named to Kirkus Reviews' Best of 2015!

Copyright 2018 by Kirk Ward Robinson

Patience is for people who think they're going to live forever.

-Kirk Ward Robinson



HighlandHome Publishing

HighlandHome Publishing was founded in 2017 in Nashville, Tennessee with the mission of bringing to market unique books that might otherwise go unpublished. Bookstores will find our titles at Ingram and other distributors, with industry discounts and returnable terms. Readers will find our titles at bookstores or else online.


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These titles are now available from Ingram. Standard discounts, returnable terms

  • Paperback: 284 pages
  • Publisher: HighlandHome Publishing (April 19, 2018)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0999604236
  • ISBN-13: 978-0999604236
  • Dimensions: 6 x 0.7 x 9 inches
  • Price: $15.99
  • Paperback: 746 pages
  • Publisher: HighlandHome Publishing (July 14, 2015)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 9780999604205
  • ISBN-13: 978-0999604205
  • Dimensions: 6 x 1.7 x 9 inches
  • Price: $24.99
  • Paperback: 688 pages
  • Publisher: HighlandHome Publishing (May 18, 2016)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 9780999604212
  • ISBN-13: 978-0999604212
  • Dimensions: 5 x 1.6 x 8 inches
  • Price: $24.95
  • Paperback: 288 pages
  • Publisher: HighlandHome Publishing (January 9, 2018)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0999604228
  • ISBN-13: 978-0999604229
  • Dimensions: 5 x 0.6 x 8 inches
  • Price: $14.99