Nonfiction

The Long Descent: A User's Guide to the End of the Industrial Age
Tenth Anniversary Edition
by John Michael Greer

The visionary classic that traces out the twilight of the petroleum age...In 2008, as the price of crude oil spiked to record levels, John Michael Greer's The Long Descent pushed past the stereotyped debates of the time to offer a harrowing but hopeful vision of the future of industrial society. As believers in perpetual progress insisted that something would turn up to replace depleting petroleum reserves, and believers...


The Complete Archdruid Report
The 10-Volume Collected Essays
by John Michael Greer

From 2006 through 2017, author John Michael Greer wrote hundreds of essays about the future of industrial civilization on his popular blog The Archdruid Report. All of the major essays are now collected in ten volumes. You can own the entire collection. Founders House offers a exclusive price on the bundle and individual issues can also be purchased.



In 1953, across the prairie of mid-Illinois brand new television sets began to flicker with pictures from St. Louis, Peoria, Decatur, Springfield, Champaign, Bloomington and Danville. Local entrepreneurs invested their lives and fortunes in a new industry hoping to attract advertisers and capture viewers... 


Focus: A Simplicity Manifesto in the Age of Distraction
by Leo Babauta

Leo Babauta's slender volume provides a quick but effective guide to overcoming and accomplishing goals in a world in a world filled with distractions. With it, you can reclaim your time and open up a world of new possibilities. Discover the power of FOCUS...
Collapse Now and Avoid the Rush: The Best of the Archdruid Report 
by John Michael Greer

Since 2006, author John Michael Greer has been sharing his perspectives on the fate of industrial civilization and more on his weekly blog, The Archdruid Report. His writing, both highly engaging and rooted in a depth of broad scholarship, has earned him thousands of readers who want to understand the trajectory our world has taken...


Kicking The Odds  
by Brett Sheldon and Shaun C. Kilgore

Kicking The Odds is the story of Brett Sheldon, who was born with a birth defect that left him with short arms. In it, he talks about growing up, overcoming the obstacles and preconceptions of others, and how he excelled in athletics and in life...

Remember The Ride: 
The Story of North Vermillion Girls Basketball's Sensational Four-Year Run
by Ken "Cruiser" Gentrup & Shaun C. Kilgore

From 2000 through 2004, a small Indiana high school's girls basketball program engaged in an amazing four seasons of play. Led by Coach Ken "Cruiser" Gentrup, the North Vermillion Lady Falcons and assistant coaches reached unimagined heights...

Heaven's Point Guard: The Kirk Gentrup Story 
by Ken Cruiser Gentrup and Shaun C. Kilgore

Heaven's Point Guard is the story of sixteen-year-old Kirk Gentrup, popular student, star basketball player, and all around great athlete who was tragically struck by lightning while on the baseball field in 1995. Written from the perspective of Ken "Cruiser" Gentrup, Kirk's father, the story...