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What Say You

One writer holds forth on the quirks, charms, and cautions of the Southern spoken word.
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Our State's Summer Reading List presented by Great Smoky Mountains Railroad

Summer Reading List from Purple Crow Books

See what Purple Crow Books in Hillsborough recommends in the sixth Summer Reading List of 2013.
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Kudzu

More than a hundred years ago, Japanese arrowroot — aka kudzu — found a home in porch-side flower beds across the South. No one suspected the lush vine with the pretty purple flowers was a monster hell-bent on devouring everything in its path.
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The Kings and Queens of Roam by Daniel Wallace

The Kings and Queens of Roam by Daniel Wallace

Southern literary master Daniel Wallace writes a gripping story about family, trickery, and forgiveness.
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Our State's Summer Reading List presented by Great Smoky Mountains Railroad

Summer Reading List from Pomegranate Books

See the fifth Summer Reading List of 2013 with recommendations from Pomegranate Books in Wilmington.
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Our State's Summer Reading List presented by Great Smoky Mountains Railroad

Summer Reading List from Quail Ridge Books & Music

See what the staff at Quail Ridge Books & Music in Raleigh recommend for your next summer read.
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Maleku Jewelry: From North Carolina to Hollywood

A Winterville woman’s jewelry — and her cause — helps her become an international success.
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Readings on Roslyn: A Literary Salon in Winston-Salem

A Winston-Salem woman starts a literary salon by accident, and the event grows to five large gatherings a year.
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The Character of Woody Pines

An Asheville musician alters traditional songs to fit his diverse styles, and entertains crowds across the United States and United Kingdom.
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Birdhouse Mansions in Blowing Rock

A dentist builds palaces for his feathered friends at his cabin in Blowing Rock.
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Burnsville

A closer look at this quiet mountain town reveals a community that’s just now growing up.
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