A new book focuses on a regional gem that was once a working farm and a private summer retreat. "Knox Farm State Park" offers fascinating insights into this special spot located in East Aurora.
As part of our continuing effort to give readers a behind-the-scenes peek at how regional books are born, we chat with authors Gerald L. Halligan and Renee M. Oubre.
Q: Why did you decide to write the
Renee: Knowing that Knox Farm was in
need of help and exposure, I suggested doing a video of Seymour walking Knox
Farm, telling about its history and his experiences there. Then I remembered
Gerry was looking for a book topic. Gerry and I met to discuss the project,
then we proposed it to Seymour who said, "Why not!"