Jack J. Prather will host two book events in May:
Saturday, May 4th, 2 p.m. at the Osher Center for Lifelong Learning in the Reuter Center at UNC-Asheville, with three author exemplars from his Twelve Notables in Western North Carolina (400-pages/134-photos): children's author Dr. Olson Huff, historical novelist Joe Epley, and Appalachian music historian Doug Orr.
Saturday, May 18th, 8:45 a.m. as an author-presenter at the Fifth Annual Bookfest at Blue Ridge Community…Continue
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Two recent reviews of Twelve Notables in Western North Carolina follow:
North Carolina Genealogical Society JOURNAL
Volume 39, Number 1. February 2013.
By Pamela S. Pearson
Twelve Notables in Western North Carolina. By Jack J. Prather. 2012.…Continue
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Twelve Notables in Western North Carolina by Jack J. Prather (400-pages/134-photos) has been nominated for the North Carolina Literary and Historical Association 2012 Ragan Old North State Award (formerly the Mayflower Award) for non-fiction.
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Twelve Notables in Western North Carolina by Hendersonville Author Jack J. Prather is a compelling collection of mini-biographies that capture the life and career journeys of exemplars from across the region who made their marks from anywhere in the state, nation or world. The Notables have succeeded in such diverse fields as law, faith, education, medical, military, non-profit, music, poetry, master crafts and art.
The comprehensive 400-page book recently released by…Continue
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