Savvy Communication has edited dozens of titles published by Butler Books (, including:

  • In the Line of Fire: Raising Kids in a Violent World, Jan Arnow, winner of a gold Nautilus Award in the parenting category and a silver Nautilus Award in the social change category.
  • My Blessed, Wretched Life: Rebecca Boone's Story, Sue Ballard
  • Unexpected Inheritance, Stephen Vest
  • Behind the Footlights, Fred Schloemer (named by LEO magazine as one of ten "must-read" books by Kentucky authors for 2015)
  • “The Stile of this Confederacy,” Carl B. Nett
  • Making Pottery Functional: Over 200 Pottery Items and How to Make Them Work, Melvin Rowe
  • The Caudills of the Cumberlands: Anne’s Story of Life with Harry, Terry Cummins
  • A Courthouse Tragedy: Politics, Murder, and Redemption in a Small Kentucky Town, Sid Easley
  • Mud Creek Medicine: The Life of Eula Hall and the Fight for Appalachia, Kiran Bhatraju. 2012 Independent Publishers Silver Medal, 2014 Silver Nautilus Award, 2015 Kentucky Literary Award.
  • On the News, In the News, John Boel
  • Parenting Adult Children: Real Stories of Families Turning Challenges into Success, Fred Schloemer. 2012 Silver Nautilus Award
  • Passions of the Black Patch: Cooking and Quilting in Western Kentucky, Bobbie Smith Bryant
  • Two Centuries of Black Louisville: A Photographic History, Mervin Aubespin, Kenneth Clay, and J. Blaine Hudson. 2012 Independent Publisher Gold Medal, 2012 Silver Nautilus Award.
  • We Must Remember: The Vietnam War Service of Men from Nelson County, Kentucky, Harry Spalding and Don Parrish
  • Where the River Birches Beckon, Fred Schloemer

Savvy Communication has also edited nonfiction and fiction or provided other services for many other clients, including:

  • Forty Acres and a Red Belly Ford, Bobbie Smith Bryant (promotional plan)
  • Seven Tips to Make the Most of the Camino de Santiago, Cheri Powell (promotional plan and media relations)
  • Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill: 50th Anniversary of the Restoration, David Toczko (media relations)
  • How to Flirt with a Naked Werewolf and How to Seduce a Naked Werewolf, Molly Harper (promotional plan)
  • Impervious and Crushed, Laura Kirwan
  • Of Dreams and Tragedies, Donia Lawson
  • Car Lover's Guide to Northern California, Ron Adams

Representative Clients & Projects