Gary Noy,  Author and Lecturer

​Book Trailer for Gold Rush Stories: 49 Tales of Seekers, Scoundrels, Loss and Luck

Gary Noy,

Historian of the Sierra Nevada and the American West

Most Recent Media

A presentation on Hellacious California!

by Gary Noy for the

Mechanics' Institute of San Francisco. 

Zoom Presentation recorded January 7, 2021.

​Book Trailer for Hellacious California! Tales of Rascality! Revelry! Dissipation! and Depravity! and the Birth of the Golden State

For additional information...


Sierra College Press at www.sierracollege.edu/press


Heyday Books at www.heydaybooks.com


Amazon Author Page at www.amazon.com/author/garynoy


Inkwell and Quill drawing by Joe Medeiros.  The drawing features an accurate depiction of an inkwell used by John Muir, and owned by the Hanna Family.

Book Trailer for Sierra Stories: Tales of Dreamers, Schemers, Bigots and Rogues 

Photo by Mike Price

Sierra Stories - 2016 Gold Medal for Best Regional Nonfiction - Next Generation Indie Book Awards