Thursday, February 22, 2018

Books and Music from Local Artists

Here are some local artists' books and music from our region.

Books | Music

Some books to check out:

Birding in NC State Parks
To order: 919-844-905- or email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Road Biking North Carolina (2003)
Judi Lawson Wallace
Falcon Press

Ghost Tales of the Uwharries (1996)
Fred T. Morgan. Bandit Books.

Uwharrie Lakes Trail Guide (1998)
Don Childrey. Earthbound Sports Inc.

Books on Seagrove and other
North Carolina Pottery:

Turners and Burners: The Folk Potters of North Carolina (1990)
Charles G. Zug III UNC Press.

The Remarkable Potters of Seagrove (2006)
Charlotte V. Brown. Lark Books

The Potters Eye: Art and Tradition in North Carolina (2005)
Mark Hewitt and Nancy Sweezy

On the Road with Charles Kuralt (1995)
Written by Wilmington, NC native
Charles Kuralt. Fawcett.

The King of Lies (2006)
John Hart. Detective novel set in Salisbury. St. Martins Minotaur.

Uncommon Clay (2001)
Margaret Maron.
Murder set in Seagrove. Thorndike Press.

St. Dale (2005)
Sharyn McCrumb
Tribute to legendary NASCAR champion Dale Earnhardt modeled after the Canterbury Tales. Kensington Press.

Town Creek Indian Mound: A Native American Legacy (1995)
Written by NC archaeologist Joffre Lanning Coe. UNC Press.

My Pee Dee River Hills (1995)
Chris Florence. Down Home Press.

Deadly Greed: The McEachern Murders in Hamlet, North Carolina (2003)
Clark Cox. High Country Press.

Gold Mining in North Carolina (1999)
Richard F. Knapp and Brent Glass
NC Division of Archives and History

Friends and Assassins: Poems (1993)
Champeen: A Novel
Crusoe's Island: The story of a Writer and a Place (2000)
Heather Ross Miller, poet and author, lives in Badin

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Load up on some CDs of native musicians:

George Clinton
Funk musician, Kannapolis

John Coltrane
Jazz musician, Hamlet

Earl Scruggs
Bluegrass musician, Flint Hill

Randy Travis
Country musician, Marshville

Doc and Merle Watson
Folk musician, Deep Gap

Lou Donaldson
Jazz musician, Badin

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