The official blog of Corrina Peterson, Gun Digest Books Editor, on the inside view of new gun books and gun writers.
It’s true that “Standard Catalog of Firearms” is packed with more than 110,000 gun prices for used firearms. Did you know that it’s also a great source of information to identify guns when you aren’t sure what you have?
The discussion of stronger gun laws is definitely not a new one. Check out this editorial, from the 1969 “Gun Digest” annual book.
Thanks to everyone who commented for a chance to win the giveaway. Reading the comments, it’s clear that both veteran and newer gun owners are interested in improving their skills for shooting a handgun.
Grant Cunningham’s newest book, “Gun Digest Shooter’s Guide to Handguns,” will be out later this month. Whether you’re an experienced shooter or new to handguns, if you want to improve your performance shooting a pistol or revolver, this guide will help you do it. Here’s your chance to win “Gun Digest Shooter’s Guide to Handguns” before it even hits the shelves!
Back in the 1957 edition of “Gun Digest,” Col. Charles Askins wrote a gun review for the 44 Magnum. It occurs to me that some of us may not have been around to read it then, and it might be fun to introduce new readers to this classic “Gun Digest” material. And for those who were around for the initial publication, perhaps you’ll enjoy taking another look.
Thanks to everyone who commented for a chance to win the giveaway. It has been great to hear from long-time followers of Gun Digest, others like us who enjoy reading everything we can about guns. And, a hearty welcome to the many newer readers. We’re glad you found us, and we hope you like what you find here.
Those who have been reading “Gun Digest” for some time may be familiar with both the book and the magazine, but for our newer readers, here’s a quick primer (and a great offer to save $ when you order both!).
For fans of Gun Digest old and new, the “Gun Digest 1944-2013 3-Disc Set” is the ultimate collection of “The World’s Greatest Gun Book.” This week, we’re giving away a “Gun Digest 1944-2013 3-Disc Set” – the entire 69-year Gun Digest Book digital library in pdf format on three discs! – to one lucky winner.
Thanks to everyone who entered for a chance to win the newest edition of “Gun Digest Book of Shotguns Assembly/Disassembly.” Reading the comments, it looks like shotgun cleaning activities are as much a part of this pasttime as actual shooting. Read on to find out who won the book this week.
While the Smith & Wesson Bodyguard 380 is easily disassembled for gun repair or cleaning, these tips from gunsmith Kevin Muramatsu will help make reassembly even easier.