A complete look at the storied basketball rivalry between the Duke Blue Devils and North Carolina Tar Heels, this guide is penned by two authorities on the subjectArt Chansky, a bestselling author and sports reporter who has covered the famed match up since his days as a student reporter at UNC and…
A complete look at the storied basketball rivalry between the Duke Blue Devils and North Carolina Tar Heels, this guide is penned by two authorities on the subjectArt Chansky, a bestselling author and sports reporter who has covered the famed match up since his days as a student reporter at UNC and Johnny Moore, who has been intimately involved with Duke athletics for nearly four decades. Segmenting the various commonalities the Blue Devils and Tar Heels have shared for more than 60 years and nearly 250 meetings on the court, each chapter covers a distinct aspect of the rivalry between these two schools that stand a mere 10 miles apart. This book offers new details on long-forgotten stories as well as a chance to better understand where the pride and passion of today comes from between the two contiguous competitors.
Local author Lynn Willis joins us with her debut novel. She is the first woman to win the Private Eye Writers of America Competition in over 10 years. Publishers Weekly says, "PI Gypsy Moran is a nice combination of brains, brawn and bravery."
In Visitors, Orson Scott Card's Pathfinder time-travel trilogy comes to a satisfying conclusion, but only after a disturbing interloper threatens to destroy everything. Fortunately, Rigg is able to marshal his path-finding talents to find his sister and g
For 25 years Ed Williams was the editor of the editorial pages of the Charlotte Observer, where he won the Pulitzer Prize in 1981. His book Liberating Dixie is a collection of many of his editorials from his years as a journalist.
Young Adult authors Joy Hensley and Jenny Hubbard join us with their new books. Hensley's book tells the story of young girl hazing at a military academy. Hubbard's book, written in prose and poetry, tells the story of a tragic high school shooting.
Charlie Lovett's debut novel, The Bookman's Tale, hit the bestseller list very quickly. His new book, First Impressions: A Novel of Old Books, Unexpected Love, and Jane Austen, returns us to the world of antique books, beloved authors and mystery.
Greensboro has reinvented itself in recent decades. In 1958, Greensboro was the second largest city in the state and home to the world's largest denim producer. Kevin Reid's new book, Greensboro, uses 160 photos to illustrate our town's modern history.