Marion poet cradles the individuals in her lifeby Rob NeufeldReview of: Barefoot in the Snow by Julia Nunnally Duncan (World Audience trade paper, Apr. 2013, 67 pages) “The Loving Child” might be an alternate title for Julia Nunnally Duncan’s new book of poems, “Barefoot in the Snow.” Her title poem…See More
Asheville BookWorks Inaugurates Broadside & Reading Series: Vandercooked Poetry Nights Asheville BookWorks, a community resource for print and book arts, introduces Vandercooked Poetry Nights, a reading series that offers the public the opportunity to print letterpress broadsides at the series events. The first Vandercooked Poetry Night is Saturday, June 1, 2013. Printing begins at 7:00 p.m. The reading begins at 7:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. Asheville BookWorks will…See More
June 15, 2013 Annual luncheon of the Montreat College Friends of the Library. Tommy Hays will be speaking about his novel The Pleasure Was Mine and previewing his upcoming What I Came to Tell You. Lunch at 12:00 noon in Gaither Fellowship Hall. $15.00 for lunch and speaker. Speaker only at 1:00 pm in adjacent Gaither Chapel $10.00. Annual dues: $15.00Reservations: 828-669-8012 Ext. 3502 or 3504See More
As the Twig is Bent, the original book in the Matt Davis Mystery Series by Joe Perrone Jr, is now available as an audio book from Audible.com and iTunes. Opening Day and Twice Bitten, the second…See More
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In fact Wise writes that General Beauregard ordered his commanders on Morris Island (Fort Wagner) to keep a journal because he realized the significance of what was taking place there."
"Yesterday was my birthday, and I am now the proud owner of Foote's "Civil War: A Narrative."
I also look forward to picking up your book, Mr. Jones. I think it's interesting to look at events like the Civil War from the…"
"I have to admit that I didn't learn much about the Civil War during school. I've recently taken an interest and want to learn as much as I can. I think it's an important part of our nation's history. I don't think everyone…"
Currently into historicaly non-fiction and nautical-themed fiction. Recently finished reading "Gate of Hell: Campaign for Charleston Harbor, 1863" by Stephen R. Wise and "Arctic Drift" by Clive and Dirk Cussler. Currently reading "A Short History of Charleston" by Robert Rosen and "Polar Shift" by Clive Cussler and Paul Kemprecos. I just got the three-volume set "The Civil War: A Narrative" by Shelby Foote for my birthday.
"Cataloochee" by Wayne Caldwell, "Eagle Blue: A Team, a Tribe, and a High School Basketball Season in Arctic Alaska" by Michael D'Orso, "Alaska: A Novel" by James Michener, "The World Without Us" by Alan Weisman, "Water for Elephants" by Sara Gruen, "Into the Wild" by John Krakauer, "The Yiddish Policemen's Union" by Michael Chabon, "The Road" by Cormac McCarthy, "Life of Pi" by Yann Martel