From curiosity to career

Local author Jane Ammeson, a Herald-Palladium correspondent and food columnist, has written several books over the years. Her most recent is “Lincoln Road Trip: The Back-Roads Guide to America’s Favorite President.”

STEVENSVILLE — Jane Simon Ammeson has an insatiable curiosity about the world around her.

She appeases her curiosity by writing about what she finds fascinating – food, travel, people, often all three lumped together in one of her many books.

From curiosity to career

Local author Jane Ammeson, a Herald-Palladium correspondent and food columnist, has written several books over the years. Her most recent is “Lincoln Road Trip: The Back-Roads Guide to America’s Favorite President.”

From curiosity to career

Herald-Palladium correspondent and food columnist Jane Ammeson, writing as Jane Simon Ammeson, recently released another book, "Lincoln Road Trip: The Back-Roads Guide to America's Favorite President." The book takes readers on a trip along Indiana and Kentucky backroads where Abraham Lincoln once lived.