San Francisco Chronicle: Crowdfunding razes a home to raise up a block

The Atlantic Wire: These are books you should read this summer

Belt Magazine: Sticking with Flint

The Library of Michigan: Michigan Notable Books for 2014

Times Higher Education: Small sparks of hope for Flint

Washington Independent Review of Books: A love-poem to arson-prone, deindustrialized Flint, Mich.

Publishers Weekly: “Young shines a spotlight on a broken city and the efforts of those desperate to save it, but this is also the story of a man confronting a crisis of identity and finding hope where there seemed to be none.”

Lansing State Journal: Michigan’s 20 best books of the year

New York Journal of Books: Identity, romance, and sorrow

The Wandering Life: Fourteen books for 2014

Author Talk:  Eileen Button interviews author Gordon Young

MLive: Dave Starr never gave up on his hometown

Lost Coast Review: What does “genuine citizenship” look like?

CounterPunch: The human cost of deindustrialization

Next City: Holding out for past glories in Gordon Young’s Teardown

American City & County Magazine: Leadership book club

Rust Wire: The arson next door

Santa Clara Magazine: Sparks from Flint

ArchNewsNow: A conversation with Gordon Young

Instant House: Civic Park

Oakland Magazine: New books from Bay Area writers

Flickr: Photos of a journey home

Design Faith: When place means Flint

Next City: Expensively shrinking cities

Made in Michigan: Go to Flint

YouTube: Video of Teardown launch party

MittenLit: Once a Flintoid, always a Flintoid

City Pulse: Man, our Flint…

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette: Teardown builds tale of returning to past

Librarian Avengers: I am from Flint, Michigan

Flint Journal: A conversation with Teardown author Gordon Young

East Village Magazine: Book honors stubborn hopes as we work for better days

MLive: Flint Expatriates blogger Gordon Young publishes memoir about Flint