Books

Second Harper Lee novel to be published in July
"To Kill a Mockingbird" will not be Harper Lee's only published book after all. Tue, 02/03/2015 - 3:42pm
Jason Mott talks about new book, ‘Resurrection’ season 2
Jason Mott, the author of the bestseller "The Returned," is back with his newest book "The Wonder of All Things" to discuss miracles and how they affect life in a small Southern town. Mon, 09/29/2014 - 12:02pm
Challenge to book in Brunswick County Schools ends
Brunswick County School Board members made a decision on a book's future in schools Tuesday night. Wed, 09/10/2014 - 2:50am
Southport native Tommy Harrelson writes book: ‘Southport’s Art Newton’
Southport native Tommy Harrelson has written a coffee table book to celebrate the life of artist and photographer Art Newton titled 'Southport's Art Newton'. Newton, also a Southport native, was a prolific artist that featured images of the Southport area and is now found in galleries and museums around the country. Wed, 01/22/2014 - 12:38pm
Fact to fiction novel remembers ‘The Things They Carried’
Vietnam veteran Tim O’Brien turned fact into fiction in his war novel ‘The Things They Carried’ as he shared his war experience and a soldiers battle from within. Thu, 01/16/2014 - 3:56am
‘The Color Purple’ to stay on shelves in Brunswick Co. following formal challenge
Alice Walker's "The Color Purple" will stay in the curriculum and on the shelves in Brunswick County Schools following a formal challenge of the novel. Wed, 12/11/2013 - 1:31pm
Celia Rivenbark tackles modern etiquette in new book ‘Rude Bitches Make me Tired’
New York Times bestselling author Celia Rivenbark takes on modern manners in her new book "Rude Bitches Make me Tired." Mon, 11/04/2013 - 12:29pm
Couple shares love story after meeting at Methodist orphanage
It's a love story unlike most. Billy and Peggy Griffin met as children at the Methodist Home for Children near Raleigh, but their friendship didn't end there. Tue, 08/20/2013 - 12:11pm
Former heavyweight champ kicks off book tour
James “Bonecrusher” Smith, the former heavyweight champ from Magnolia held a book signing Friday night at Hooters. Smith was the first heavyweight champion with a college degree. “Bonecrusher” welcomed fans, took pictures and showed off some memorabilia from his boxing days. Sat, 03/02/2013 - 2:54am
Local pastor, co-author set to release book ‘My One Word’
The pastor of Wilmington's largest church is set to release his first book. Pastor Mike Ashcraft teamed up with UNCW instructor, Rachel Olsen, to write "My One Word." Mon, 12/17/2012 - 3:51pm