New book with WNC connection:
The Mountains-to-Sea Trail Across North Carolina: Walking a Thousand Miles through Wilderness, Culture, and History by Danny Bernstein (History Press trade paper, February 2013, 176 pages, 16 page color photo insert, $19.99).
Author event: 7 p.m., Fri., Mar. 22, 2013 at Malaprop’s Bookstore/Café.
Follows Bernstein’s 1,000-mile journey from Clingman’s Dome in the Smokies to Jockey’s Ridge State Park in the Outer Banks, with mentions of wildlife and historical insights along the way; written by a member of The Read and a member of the board of directors of the Great Smoky Mountains Association.