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Absher, J.S., Mouth Work (St. Andrews University Press, 2016), rev. by Susan Laughter Meyers, “Poems of the Elemental: Heart and Home,” 2017 Online, 84-87

Ackerman, Kathy, Coal River Road (Livingston Press, 2013), rev. by Susan Laughter Meyers, “Near Matter and the Distant Stars,” 2014 Online, 105-108

Adams, Noah, Far Appalachia: Following the New River North (Delacorte, 2001), rev. by James O. Chatham, “Radio Writers,” 2002, 177-79

Adcock, Betty, Slantwise: Poems (Louisiana State UP, 2008), rev. by Robert West, “Slantwisdom,” 2009, 165-67

Allen, Sarah Addison, Garden Spells (Bantam, 2007), rev. by Joyce Compton Brown, “Three Women Writers: Breaching Boundaries To Create New Realities,” 2009, 235-237

Allen, T. Harrell, Lee’s Last Major General: Bryan Grimes of North Carolina (Savas, 1999), rev. by Mark A. Moore, “Singular Devotion and a Compound of Incongruities: Bryan Grimes and Thomas L. Clingman of North Carolina,” 1999, 64-66

Amberg, Rob, The New Road, I-26 and the Footprints of Progress in Appalachia (Center for American Places at Columbia College Chicago, 2009), rev. by Susan Schmidt, "What If More People Move to North Carolina?" 2011, 61-67

Ammons, A.R., Garbage (Norton, 1993), rev. by David R. Slavitt, “Tenzing and Relaxing,” 1994, 192-94; The Mule Poems (R.A. Fountain, 2010), The North Carolina Poems (Broadstone Books, 2010), rev. by Robert West, "Memories, Tapestries": A.R. Ammons and His North Carolina Roots, 2011, 140-42

Amspacher, Karen Willis, Living at the Water's Edge: A Heritage Guide to the Outer Banks Byway (Chapel Hill University of North Carolina Press, 2017), rev. by Alton Ballance, "Sea, Sand, and Human Hands," 2018 Online, 37-39

Anderson, Tim, Sweet Tooth (Lake Union Publishing, 2014), rev. by Gary Richards “Drink Your Juice, Shelby,” 2015 Online, 42-43

Applewhite, James, Cosmos (Louisiana State UP, 2014), rev. by Rebecca Godwin “On Cats and the Cosmos,” 2015 Online, 108-12; Daytime and Starlight (Louisiana State UP, 1997), rev. by Curt Rode, ““In what place is this cloud of presences stored?”: James Applewhite, Robert Hill Long, and the Questioning of History,” 1998, 186-92; A Diary of Altered Light (Louisiana State UP, 2006), rev. by Patrick Bizzaro, “'Reckon[ing] up losses,'” 2006, 165-68; A History of the River (Louisiana State UP, 1993), rev. by David R. Slavitt, “Tenzing and Relaxing,” 1994, 192-94; rev. by Megan Simpson, “Rivers of Time,” 1994, 194-96; Selected Poems (Duke UP, 2005), rev. by Patrick Bizzaro, ““Reckon[ing] up losses,”” 2006, 165-68

Arnoult, Darnell, Sufficient Grace (Free, 2006), rev. by L.A. Heberlein, “Grace, Myth, and Invention,” 2008, 187-91

Avery, Laurence, Mountain Gravity (New Atlantic Media, 2014), rev. by John Steen, “Carolina Mourning; or, Still Life with Squirrels,” 2015 Online, 118-21

Avery, Laurence G., ed. A Paul Green Reader (U of North Carolina P, 1998), rev. by Dwight Watson, “The Dramatic Topography of Paul Green,” 2000, 27-29

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Bache, Ellyn, The Value of Kindness (Helicon Nine Editions, 1993), rev. by Elisabeth Rose, “Uprooted People,” 1995, 207-10

Balaban, John, Path, Crooked Path (Copper Canyon, 2006), rev. by Al Maginnes, “Life as We Experience It,” 2008, 171-75

Ballard, Sandra L. and Patricia L. Hudson, Listen Here: Women Writing in Appalachia (UP of Kentucky, 2003), rev. by Joyce Compton Brown, “The Binding Ties between Women, their Art, and the Mountains in Listen Here: Women Writing in Appalachia,” 2004, 54-56

Barbee, Sam, The Rain that We Needed (Press 53, 2016), rev. by Catherine Carter, “Family Business and ‘non-stupid optimism,’” 2017 Online, 122-25

Barden. John R., Letters to the Home Circle: The North Carolina Service of Pvt. Henry A. Clapp (Company F, Forty-fourth Massachusetts Volunteer Militia, 1862–1863) (NC Dept. of Cultural Resources, 1998), rev. by Lorraine Hale Robinson, “Two Epistolary Offerings from the North Carolina Division of Archives and History,” 2015 Online, 66-69

Barnhardt, Wilton, Lookaway, Lookaway (St. Martin’s, 2013), rev. by Jim McGavran, “Myers Park Misery,” 2014 Online, 80-81

Barr, Tina, Kaleidoscope (Iris Press, 2015), rev. by Elizabeth F. Oxler, “A ‘Sense’ of Self: Crafting Identity,” 2016 Online, 62-64

Barry, Coyla, The Flying Days (Carolina Wren Press, 2014), rev. by Sarah Huener, “To Keep It Forever: Nature and Memory,” 2016 Online, 66-68

Bathanti, Joseph, The 13th Sunday after Pentecost (Louisiana State University Press, 2017), rev. by Sarah Huener, "Spreading Awe: Childhood and Heritage in New Books by Michael McFee and Joseph Bathanti," 2018 Online, 80-83; Concertina (Mercer UP, 2013), rev. by George Hovis, “Mapping the Unknown Self,” 2015 Online, 101-107; Coventry (Novello, 2006), rev. by Rebecca L. Godwin, “Justice Systems, Haunting and Broken,” 2008, 181-184; Half of What I Say Is Meaningless: Essays (Mercer UP, 2014), rev. by Lisa Proctor, “Redemption, Inspired and Questioned,” 2015 Online, 95-97; The Life of the World to Come (University of South Carolina Press, 2015), rev. Thomas Wolf, “Wages of Sin,” 2016 Online, 108-109

Bayes, Ronald, The Collected Poems (St. Andrews University Press, 2015), rev. by Robert Hill, “From the Sensorium,” 2016 Online, 78-79

Beam, Jeffery, The Broken Flower (Skysill Press, 2012), rev. by Jim Clark, “The Cruel Radiance of What Is,” 2014 Online, 72-75; The Fountain (North Carolina Wesleyan College P, 1992), rev. by Megan Simpson, “Inside to Out: The Poetics of Space,” Spring 1993, 197-201; Gospel Earth (Skysill Press, 2010), rev. by Sally Buckner, "Through Decades, Fresh Visions of Reality," 2011, 206-14

Beatty, Robert, Serafina and the Black Cloak (New York: Disney Hyperion, 2015), rev. By Teresa Bryson, "The Biltmore's Unlikely Hero," 2018 Online, 26-27

Belz, Aaron, Glitter Bomb (Persea Books, 2014), rev. by John Steen, “Chosen Vocations,” 2017 Online, 130-33

Bender, Karen E., Refund: Stories (Counterpoint Press, 2015), rev. by Laura Segura, “What’s Life Worth?,” 2016 Online, 88-90

Bergman, Megan Mayhew, Birds of a Lesser Paradise: Stories (Scribner, 2012), rev. by Brian Glover, “Bird Watching,” 2015 Online, 38-40

Berry, Steve, The Jefferson Key (Ballantine Books, 2011), rev. by Matthew Luter, “Person, Place, Thing, or Idea: Reading the Past in Three North Carolina Set Historical Novels”, 2012 online, 66-69

Betts, Doris, The Scarlet Thread (Press 53, 2013), rev. by Tara Powell, “Hanging by a Thread,” 2014 Online, 49-53; Souls Raised from the Dead (Knopf, 1994), rev. by Elisabeth Rose, “Uprooted People,” 1995, 207-10

Bissell, Sallie, A Darker Justice (Bantam, 2002), rev. by Donna J. Summerlin, “Murder and Mayhem, Gothic and Grotesque,” 2002, 169-72; Deadliest of Sins (Midnight Ink, 2014), rev. by Wanda Canada, “Dark Tales of Campbell County,” 2016 Online, 102-103

Bizzaro, Patrick, Responding to Student Poems: Applications of Critical Theory (National Council of Teachers of English, 1993), rev. by Megan Simpson, “Naked in the Workshop, or, Demystifying the Teaching and Writing of Poetry,” 1996, 226-35

Blevins, David, North Carolina's Barrier Islands: Wonders of Sand, Sea, and Sky (Chapel Hill University of North Carolina Press, 2017), rev. by Alton Ballance, "Sea, Sand, and Human Hands," 2018 Online, 37-39

Blight, David W., A Slave No More: Two Men Who Escaped to Freedom, Including Their Own Narratives of Emancipation (Harcourt, 2007), rev. by David A. Davis, “Telling Stories of Slavery,” 2010, 152-55

Blythe, Will, To Hate Like This Is To Be Happy Forever: A Thouroughly Obsessive, Intermittently Uplifting, and Occasionally Unbiased Account of the Duke-North Carolina Basketball Rivalry (Harper-Collins, 2006), rev. by James Kirkland, “Basketball and Other Matters of Transcendent Importance,” 2008, 175-81

Boyd, William L., Poetic Penguins (North Carolina Wesleyan College P, 1992), rev. by Megan Simpson, “Inside to Out: The Poetics of Space,” 1993, 197-201; rev. by Sparrow, “Defeating the Great Poets,” 1993, 201-203

Brady, Maureen, Folly (Feminist, 1994), rev. by Mary Kathryn Thornton, “Union Organizing in Folly Forces Attention to Issues of Gender and Race,” 2000, 49-51

Brantley, Michael K., Memory Cards: Portraits from a Rural Journey (Black Rose Writing, 2015), rev. by Sharon E. Colley, “The Art of Becoming an Author,” 2017 Online, 56-59

Braun, Lilian Jackson, The Cat Who Could Read Backwards (Jove, 1966; Jove, 1986), The Cat Who Ate Danish Modern (Jove, 1967; Jove, 1986), The Cat Who Turned On and Off (Jove, 1968; Jove, 1986), The Cat Who Saw Red (Jove, 1986), The Cat Who Played Brahms (Jove, 1987), The Cat Who Played Post Office (Jove, 1987), The Cat Who Had 14 Tales (Jove, 1988), The Cat Who Knew Shakespeare (Jove, 1988), The Cat Who Sniffed Glue (Putnam’s, 1988; Jove, 1989), The Cat Who Went Underground (Putnam’s, 1989; Jove, 1989), The Cat Who Talked to Ghosts (Putnam’s, 1990; Jove, 1990), The Cat Who Lived High (Putnam’s 1990; Jove, 1991), The Cat Who Knew a Cardinal (Putnam’s 1991; Jove, 1992), The Cat Who Moved a Mountain (Putnam’s 1992; Jove, 1992), The Cat Who Wasn’t There (Putnam’s 1992; Jove, 1993), The Cat Who Went into the Closet (Putnam’s, 1993; Jove, 1994), The Cat Who Came to Breakfast (Putnam’s 1994), The Cat Who Blew the Whistle (Putnam’s 1995; Jove, 1996), rev. by Roger C. Schlobin, “The Bumbler and the Silken Sleuths: “The Cat Who” Mysteries of Lilian Jackson Braun,” 1996, 235-38

Brenner, Wendy, Phone Calls from the Dead (Algonquin, 2001), rev. by Mary Carroll-Hackett, “Souls on a Wire: Technology and the Search for Connections,” 2003, 140-41

Brown, Grey, Staying In (North Carolina Writers’ Network, 1992), rev. by Megan Simpson, “Inside to Out: The Poetics of Space,” 1993, 197-201

Brown, Taylor, Fallen Land (St. Martin’s Press, 2016), rev. by Rhonda Armstrong, “The Allegiances of Strangers,” 2017 Online, 77-81

Brownlee, J. Scott, Requiem for Used Ignition Cap (Orison Books, 2015), rev. by Peter Makuck, “The Power of Place,” 2017 Online, 134-37

Browning, Judkin, Letters from a North Carolina Unionist: John A. Hedrick to Benjamin S. Hedrick (1862–1865) (NC Dept. of Cultural Resources, 2001), rev. by Lorraine Hale Robinson, “Two Epistolary Offerings from the North Carolina Division of Archives and History,” 2015 Online, 66-69

Butcher, Kenneth, The Middle of the Air (John F. Blair, 2009), rev. by F. Brett Cox, “A Cozy Conspiracy,” 2010, 132-33

Byer, Kathryn Stripling, Black Shawl (Louisiana State UP, 1998), rev. by Peter Makuck, “Threads of a Dark Design,” 1999, 173-77

Byer, Kathryn Stripling, Coming to Rest (Louisiana State UP, 2006), rev. by Jeffrey Franklin, “Loss and Belonging,” 2007, 199-201; Descent (Louisiana State UP, 2012), rev. by Robert West, “A Descent Beckoning,” 2013 Online, 72-74

Byrne, Monica, The Girl in the Road (Crown, 2014), rev. by Kathaleen E. Amende, “Traveling the Psychic Highway,” 2015 Online, 27-29


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Caldwell, Wayne, Cataloochee (Random House, 2007), rev. by Chris Green, “Looking Back into the Undergrowth,” 2010, 67-69; Requiem by Fire (Random House, 2010), rev. by Chris Green, “Looking Back into the Undergrowth,” 2010, 67-69

Callahan, John, Don’t Worry, He Won’t Get Far On Foot (Random House, 1990), rev. by Mike Hamer, “The Tao of Disability,” 1995, 210-13

Carr, Dawson, Gray Phantoms of the Cape Fear: Running the Civil War Blockade (John F. Blair Publisher, 1998), rev. by William H. Thiesen, “Gray Ghosts and Fading Hope: Two Views of Wilmington’s Civil War History,” 1999, 46-49

Carter, Catherine, The Memory of Gills (Louisiana State UP, 2006), rev. by James Kimbrell, ““less a memory than a darker shade,”” 2007, 205-207; The Swamp Monster at Home (Louisiana State UP, 2012), rev. by John Hoppenthaler, “‘Have You Found Out How to Be Anything But Young?’,” 2013 Online, 112-15

Carter, Jimmy, The Hornet’s Nest: A Novel of the Revolutionary War (Simon & Schuster, 2003), rev. by Ed Piacentino, “A Revisionist Perspective on the Story of the American Revolution in the South,” 2004, 152-54

Carty, Jessie, Paper House (Folded Word Press, 2010), rev. by Felicia Mitchell with Lorraine Hale Robinson, “Images of Childhood,” 2010, 228-31

Cash, Wiley, The Dark Road to Mercy (William Morrow Paperbacks, 2014), rev. by Zackary Vernon, “Overcoming the Southern Cult of Authenticity,” 2015 Online, 98-100; The Last Ballad: A Novel (Harper-Collins, 2017), rev. by Walter Squire, "Lift Every Voice," 2018 Online, 23-27

Cecelski, David S., The Fire of Freedom: Abraham Galloway & the Slaves’ Civil War (U of North Carolina P, 2013), rev. by Willie J. Harrell, Jr., “The Triumph of the Human Spirit,” 2013 Online, 85-88

Chamberlain, Diane, Necessary Lies (St. Martin’s Press, 2013), rev. by Amanda M. Capelli, “coloring outside the lines,” 2015 Online, 72-73

Chappell, Fred, Backsass (Louisiana State UP, 2004), rev. by Michael Poteat, “Talking Back; or, “an irreverent retort,”” 2004, 163-164; Family Gathering (Louisiana State UP, 2000), rev. by Jake Adam York, “The Code for Home,” 2002, 179-82; Familiars (Louisiana State UP, 2014), rev. by Rebecca Godwin, “On Cats and the Cosmos,” 2015 Online, 108-12; Plow Naked (U of Michigan P, 1993), rev. by Megan Simpson, “Naked in the Workshop, or, Demystifying the Teaching and Writing of Poetry,” 1996, 226-35; A Shadow All of Light (Tor, 2016), rev. by Warren Rochelle, “Light and Dark, Dark, and Light,” 2017 Online, 62-63; Shadow Box (Louisiana State UP, 2009), rev. by John Lang, “Resplendent, Ingenious Forms,” 2010, 116-19

Chatham, James O., Sundays Down South: A Pastor’s Stories (UP of Mississippi, 1999), rev. by James Norton, “Struggles and Heroism of Southern Life,” 2001, 154-56

Cherry, Kelly, Twelve Women in a Country Called America: Stories (Press 53, 2015), rev. by Matt Dischinger, “Why Kelly Cherry Writes Now,” 2016 Online, 86-87

Chess, Richard, Third Temple (U of Tampa P, 2007), rev. by Al Maginnes, “Life as We Experience It,” 2008, 171-75

Chitwood, Michael, From Whence (Louisiana State UP, 2007), rev. by Brooke Horvath, “Three Optimists,” 2008, 169-71

Chitwood, Michael, Salt Works (Ohio Review Books, 1992), rev. by Sparrow, “Defeating the Great Poets,” 1993, 201-203; Spill (Tupelo P, 2007), rev. by Jeffrey Franklin, “The State of Poetry in North Carolina,” 2009, 172-77

Church, Kim, Byrd (Dzanc Books, 2014), rev. by Leigh G. Dillard, “Hope without Expectations,” 2015 Online, 48-50

Claxton, Mae Miller, Conversations with Ron Rash (University Press of Mississippi, 2017), rev. by Anna Dunlap Higgins-Harrell, "In It For Life," 2018 Online, 35-36

Colonnese, Michael, Double Feature (Big Pencil Press, 2015), rev. by Al Maginnes, “Time Spent,” 2017 Online, 138-40

Copeland, Beth, Transcendental Telemarketer (BlazeVOX, 2012), rev. by Susan Laughter Meyers, “Near Matter and the Distant Stars,” 2014 Online, 105-108

Cox, Mark, Natural Causes (U of Pittsburgh P, 2004), rev. by B.J. Leggett, “Reference Back,” 2005, 180-81; Sorrow Bread: Poems 1984-2015 (Serving House Books, 2017), rev. by Eric C. Walker, "An Overlook in a Poet's Career: The Occasion of Selected and New Poems," 2018 Online, 98-99

Crone, Moira, The Ice Garden (Carolina Wren Press, 2015), rev. by Anna Jean Mayhew, “Mood Indigo,” 2016 Online, 103-105

Crook, Noel, Salt Moon (Southern Illinois University Press, 2015), rev. by John Hoppenthaler, “What the Owl Knows,” 2017 Online, 126-27

Crowe, Thomas Rain, Zoro’s Field: My Life in the Appalachian Woods (U of Georgia P, 2005), rev. by Ronald Wesley Hoag, “In Place and Out,” 2006, 158-60

Crowther, Hal, Gather at the River: Notes from the Post-Millenial South (Louisiana State UP, 2005), rev. by Jeff Abernathy, “South Watchers: Two Southerners Look Back,” 2007, 219-20

Cumming, Deborah, The Descent of Music (Plum Branch, 2002), rev. by Sally Lawrence, “Seeking and Surviving,” 2004, 157-60

Cusick, Gregg, My Father Moves Through Time Like a Dirigible (University of West Alabama Livingston Press, 2014), rev. by Tim Buchanan, “talking in circles, Mov[ing] Through Time,” 2016 Online, 90-91

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Dargan, Olive Tilford, From My Highest Hill: Carolina Mountain Folks (U of Tennessee P, 1998), rev. by Walter Squire, “Learning to Listen,” 1999, 160-62

Dessen, Sarah, That Summer (Orchard, 1996), rev. by Meredith Sue Willis, “Three First Novels,” 1997, 130-35

Dillard, Annie, Holy the Firm (Harper, 1977), Pilgrim at Tinker Creek (Harper, 1974), rev. by Mike Hamer, “The Tao of Disability,” 1995, 210-13

Duncan, Julia Nunnally, An Endless Tapestry (March Street, 2007), rev. by Jeffrey Franklin, “The State of Poetry in North Carolina,” 2009, 172-177; When Day Is Done (March Street, 2009), rev. by Mae Miller Claxton, “Mountain Tunes and Tartini Violin Concertos,” 2010, 108-109

Duncan, Pamela, Moon Women (Delacorte, 2001), rev. by Paula Gallant Eckard, “What Lies Beneath: Myth, Memory, and Obsession,” 2003, 137-40

Durban, Pam, Soon: Stories (University of South Carolina Press, 2015), rev. by Monica Miller, “’want[ing] more less,’” 2016 Online, 84-85

Dykeman, Wilma, Family of Earth: A Southern Mountain Childhood (UNC Press, 2016), rev. by Gene Hyde, "Growing Up in the Blue Ridge: The lives of Two North Carolina Mountain Writers," 2018 Online, 77-79

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Earley, Tony, The Blue Star [Jim sequel] (Little Brown, 2008), rev. by Tim Edwards, “Into a Strange Country,” 2010, 110-14; Jim the Boy (Little, Brown, 2000), rev. by Tim Edwards, “Circles of Light and Journeys into Darkness,” 2001, 138-41; Somehow Form a Family: Stories that Are Mostly True (Algonquin, 2003), rev. by Maryscot Mullins, “Family Reunions of Words,” 2004, 160-63

Edgerton, Clyde, The Bible Salesman (Little, Brown and Company, 2008), rev. by George Hovis, “The Bible Salesman and The Magician,” 2009, 228-31; The Night Train (Little, Brown, and Company, 2011), rev. by Jeff Abernathy, “Race in the American South,” 2012 online, 36; Solo: My Adventures in the Air (Algonquin, 2005), rev. by Tonita Branan, “Hero, Interrupted,” 2006, 157-58; Where Trouble Sleeps (Algonquin, 1997), rev. by Stuart Harris, “Family, Faith, and Myth in Listre, North Carolina: Clyde Edgerton’s Return to Familiar Places and Themes,” 1998, 181-84

Ehle, John, The Land Breakers (1964; Press 53, 2006), rev. by Harriette C. Buchanan, “A Classic Resurrected and an Overreaching Attempt Failed,” 2007, 208-14; The Road (1967; U of Tennessee P, 1998), rev. by John Lang, “Laying the Rails, Crafting the Text,” 1999, 163-65; The Winter People (Harper & Row, 1982), rev. by Jonathan Yardley, “Love Affairs and Family Feuds in the Smoky Mountains,” 2010, 24-25

Ekstrand, Erik, Laodicea (Omnidawn, 2015), rev. by John Steen, “Chosen Vocations,” 2017 Online, 130-33

Emerson, Claudia, Late Wife (Louisiana State UP, 2005), rev. by Jeffrey Franklin, “Loss and Belonging,” 2007, 199-201; Secure the Shadow (Louisiana State UP, 2011), rev. by John Hoppenthaler, “‘Have You Found Out How to Be Anything But Young?’,” 2013 Online, 112-15

Eubanks, Georgann, Literary Trails of Eastern North Carolina: A Guidebook (U of North Carolina P, 2013), rev. by Lorraine Hale Robinson, “Savoring the Literary Landscape of Eastern North Carolina,” 2014 Online, 86-87; Literary Trails of the North Carolina Mountains: A Guidebook (U of North Carolina P, 2007), rev. by Lorraine Hale Robinson, “Happy Trails,” 2008, 198-99; Literary Trails of the North Carolina Piedmont (University of North Carolina Press, 2010), rev. by Lorraine Hale Robinson, "Old North State Literary Treasures: A Guidebook and Two Anthologies," 2011, 143-47

Evans, Elizabeth, Doris Betts (Twayne, 1997), rev. by Dorothy M. Scura, “First Book on Doris Betts Published,” 1998, 178-79

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Firmat, Gustavo Pérez, A Cuban in Mayberry: Looking Back at America’s Hometown (University of Texas Press, 2014), rev. by Kristy L. Ulibarri, “Mapping North Carolina, Locating Latinidad,” 2016 Online, 48-51

Fleming, Karl, Son of the Rough South: An Uncivil Memoir (Public Affairs, 2005), rev. by Nicole Nolan Sidhu, “Tales from the “Other” White South,” 2006, 153-57

Flynn, Keith, Colony Collapse Disorder (Wings Press, 2013), rev. by Jim Clark, “The Cruel Radiance of What Is,” 2014 Online, 72-75; The Golden Ratio (Iris, 2007), rev. by Jeffrey Franklin, “The State of Poetry in North Carolina,” 2009, 172-77

Fonvielle Jr., Chris E., The Wilmington Campaign: Last Rays of Departing Hope (Savas, 1997), rev. by William Thiesen, “Gray Ghosts and Fading Hope: Two Views of Wilmington’s Civil War History,” 1999, 46-49

Ford, Richard, “My Mother in Memory” (Harper’s 275, 1987), rev. by Michael Griffith, “New Wine in Old Bottles: New Stories from the South, 1986-1996,” 1997, 136-41

Foust, Rebecca, Paradise Drive (Press 53, 2015), rev. by Joan Romano Shifflett, “a seeker among seekers,” 2017 Online, 118-19

Fox, Faulkner, Dispatches from a Not-So-Perfect Life; or How I Learned to Love the House, the Man, the Child (Harmony Books, 2003), rev. by Meredith Anton, “Bound and Determined,” 2005, 183-86

Fox, Matthew, Original Blessing (Bear, 1983), rev. by Mike Hamer, “The Tao of Disability,” 1995, 210-13

Frazier, Charles, Cold Mountain (Vintage, 1998), rev. by William R. Trotter, “Cold Mountain, Bushwhackers, and the Guerrilla War in Appalachian North Carolina,” 1999, 22-25; Nightwoods (Random House, 2011), rev. by Zackary Vernon, “‘Green Life Running Wild’: Environmental Philosophy in Charles Frazier’s New Novel,” 2013 Online, 92-95; Thirteen Moons (Random House, 2006), rev. by Harriette C. Buchanan, “A Classic Resurrected and an Overreaching Attempt Failed,” 2007, 208-14

Freeman, Gabrielle Brant, When She Was Bad (Press 53, 2016), rev. By Laura Sloan Patterson, "Dark Wonder," 2018 Online, 118-19

Fulton, Alice, Barely Composed (New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2015), rev. by Celeste McMaster, "'Various and Complex': Keeping Composed," 2018 Online, 116-17

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Garber, Pat, Ocracoke Odyssey: A Naturalist’s Reflections on Her Home by the Sea (Down Home, 1999), rev. by Maryscot Mullins, “Love Letters of a Solitary Naturalist,” 2005, pg. 90

Garin, Marita, ed., Southern Appalachian Poetry: An Anthology of Works by 37 Poets (McFarland, 2008), rev. by Jeffrey Franklin, “The Poetry of Southern Appalachia,” 2010, 120-23

Garren, Christine, The Piercing (Louisiana State UP, 2006), rev. by James Kimbrell, ““less a memory than a darker shade,”” 2007, 205-207

Garrity-Blake, Barbara, Living at the Water's Edge: A Heritage Guide to the Outer Banks Byway (Chapel Hill University of North Carolina Press, 2017), rev. by Alton Ballance, "Sea, Sand, and Human Hands," 2018 Online, 37-39

Gerard, Philip, The Dark of the Island (John F. Blair, 2016), rev. by Rhonda Armstrong, “The Allegiances of Strangers,” 2017 Online, 77-81; Down the Wild Cape Fear: A River Journey through the Heart of North Carolina (U of North Carolina P, 2013) and The Patron Saint of Dreams and Other Essays (Hub City Press, 2012), rev. by Brian Glover, “Words, Water, Wonder,” 2014 Online, 84-85

Gibson, Becky Gould, Aphrodite’s Daughter (Texas Review Press, 2008), rev. by Felicia Mitchell, “Character, Myth and the Southern Voice: We’re not in Hee-Haw Anymore,” 2008, 74-77

Gingher, Marianne, Adventures in Pen Land: One Writer’s Journey from Inklings to Ink (U of Missouri P, 2008), rev. by Rebecca L. Godwin, “Three Women Writers Share Journeys of Achievement,” 2010, 206-11; Amazing Place: What North Carolina Means to Writers (University of North Carolina Press, 2015), rev. by Joanne Joy, “North Carolina Writers Rooted in Place,” 2016 Online, 29-31; A Girl’s Life: Horses, Boys, Weddings & Luck (Louisiana State UP, 2001), rev. by Janet Lembke, “Three Tarheel Writers: A Girl, a Guy, and a Gallimaufry,” 2002, 175-77

Godwin, Gail, Evensong (Ballantine, 1999), rev. by Kerstin W. Shands, “Turn! Turn! Turn! Intersections and Mutualities in Gail Godwin’s New Novel,” 2000, 183-85; Flora (Bloomsbury, 2013), rev. by Peggy Dunn Bailey, “Constructive Remorse,” 2014 Online, 20-21; Heart: A Personal Journey Through Its Myths and Meanings (William Morrow, 2001), rev. by Janet Lembke, “Three Tarheel Writers: A Girl, a Guy, and a Gallimaufry,” 2002, 175-77

Goldman, Judy, The Slow Way Back (William Morrow and Company, 1999), rev. by Barbara Bennett, “New Voices in the New South,” 2001, 145-147

Goodman, Henriette. Take What You Want (Alice James Books, 2007), rev. by Felicia Mitchell, “Character, Myth and the Southern Voice: We’re not in Hee-Haw Anymore,” 2008, 74-77

Green, Jaki Shelton, breath of the song: New and Selected Poems (North Carolina Wren Press, 2005), rev. by Tom Lombardo, “Family, History, Land,” 2007, 214-18

Grey, Lucinda, The Woman Who Has Eaten the Moon (Wind Publications, 2004), rev. by Debra Kang Dean, “Inside Out,” 2005, 181-83

Griffin, Matthew, Hide (Bloomsbury, 2016), rev. by Jim Coby, “A Little Mercy Left in the World After All,” 2017 Online, 112-14

Grimsley, Jim, Comfort & Joy (Algonquin, 1999), rev. by Gary Richards, “Home for the Holidays,” 2000 113-16; How I Shed My Skin: Unlearning the Racist Lessons of a Southern Childhood (Algonquin Books, 2015), rev. by Alex Albright, “Jim Grimsley Gets Schooled,” 2016 Online, 32-35

Gurganus, Allan, Local Souls (Liveright Publishing Corporation, 2013), rev. by Gary Richards, “Attend the Tales of Allan Gurganus,” 2014 Online, 64-65; Plays Well With Others (Alfred A. Knopf, 1997; Random House Vintage Contemporaries), rev. by Jeff Abernathy, “Call Me Hartley,” 2000, 182-83; The Practical Heart (Knopf, 2001), rev. by Christina G. Bucher, “Finding Our Way Through Fear and Remembrance,” 2003, 133-36

Gutierrez, Michael Keenan, The Trench Angel (Leap Frog Press, 2015), rev. by Jim Coby, “A Little Mercy Left in the World After All,” 2017 Online, 112-14

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Hagy, Alyson, Graveyard of the Atlantic (Grey Wolf, 2000), rev. by Tonita Branan, “An Edge on the Outer Banks,” 2001, 147-49

Halme, Kathleen, Equipoise (Sarabande Books, 1998), rev. by Jeffrey Franklin, “An Equal and Opposite Reaction: On the Poetry of Kathleen Halme and Michael White,” 1999, 177-80; The Everlasting Universe of Things (North Carolina Writers’ Network, 1994), rev. by Virginia O. Craighill, “Lovers of Ashes,” 1996, 222-25

Harris, Alex, Inside the Mind of Reynolds Price (George F. Thompson, 2017), rev. by James W. Clark, Jr, "Inside the Mind of Reynolds Price," 2018 Online, 50-52

Hart, John, Down River (Thomas Dunne Books, 2007), The King of Lies (Thomas Dunne Books, 2006), The Last Child (Minotaur Books, 2009), rev. by Art Taylor, “Crimes Close To Home,” 2009, 223-26; Iron House (Thomas Dunne Books, 2012), rev. by Art Taylor, “Taking the Long Way Home”, 2012 Online, 49-51

Hawes, Louise, Anteaters Don’t Dream and Other Stories (UP of Mississippi, 2007), rev. by Sally F. Lawrence, “Writing for the Reader,” 2008, 191-93

Hayes, Anna R., Without Precedent: The Life of Susie Marshall Sharp (U of North Carolina P, 2008), rev. by Rebecca L. Godwin, “Three Women Writers Share Journeys of Achievement,” 2010, 206-11

Hedge Coke, Allsion Adelle, Streaming (Coffee House Press, 2014), rev. by Gina Caison, “On the Wings of a Carolina Parakeet,” 2016 Online, 59-60

Herin, Miriam, A Stone for Bread (University of West Alabama Livingston Press, 2015), rev. by Rebecca Godwin, “Historical Truth in Fictional Form,” 2017 Online, 71-75

Hobson, Fred, Off the Rim: Basketball and Other Religions of a Carolina Childhood (U of Missouri P, 2006), rev. by James Kirkland, “Basketball and Other Matters of Transcendent Importance,” 2008, 175-81; The Silencing of Emily Mullen and Other Essays (Louisiana State UP, 2005), rev. by Jeff Abernathy, “South Watchers: Two Southerners Look Back,” 2007, 219-20; The Southern Writer in the Postmodern World (U of Georgia P, 1991), rev. by Michael Griffith, “New Wine in Old Bottles: New Stories from the South, 1986-1996,” 1997, 136-41

Hoppenthaler, John, Domestic Garden (Carnegie Mellon University Press, 2015), rev. by Sarah Huener, “To Keep It Forever: Nature and Memory,” 2016 Online, 66-68

Honeycutt, Irene Blair, Beneath the Bamboo Sky (Main Street Rag Publishing Company, 2017), rev. by Grace C. Ocasio, "How Memory Heals," 2018 Online, 121-24

Hooper, Patricia, Separate Flights (University of Tampa Press, 2016), rev. by Hannah Crane Sykes, "Of Leaving and What Remains Behind," 2018 Online, 124-25

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Humphreys, Josephine, Nowhere Else on Earth (Viking, 2001), rev. by Jerry Leath Mills, “Civil War and Collateral Damage,” 2002, 167-69

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Jacobstein, Roy, A Form of Optimism (Northeastern UP, 2006), rev. by Brooke Horvath, “Three Optimists,” 2008, 169-71

James, Hunter, The Last Days of Big Grassy Fork (UP of Kentucky, 2002), rev. by Gretchen Martin, “Humor, History, and Family,” 2003, 151-52

Jeffrey, Thomas E., Thomas Lanier Clingman: Fire Eater from the Carolina Mountains (Georgia UP, 1998), rev. by Mark A. Moore, “Singular Devotion and a Compound of Incongruities: Bryan Grimes and Thomas L. Clingman of North Carolina,” 1999, 64-66

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Jordan, Judy, Carolina Ghost Woods (Louisiana State UP, 2000), rev. by Jake Adam York, “Strains of Country Music,” 2001, 149-54

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Lembke, Janet, Despicable Species: On Cowbirds, Kudzu, Hornworms, and Other Scourges (Lyons, 1999), rev. by Robin Springer, “Creatures That Make Us Shudder: A Collection of Essays by Janet Lembke,” 2000, 187-91

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Maeder, Jo, When I Married My Mother (Da Capo Press/Perseus, 2009), rev. by Rebecca L. Godwin, “Three Women Writers Share Journeys of Achievement,” 2010, 206-11

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Malone, Michael, The Last Noel (Sourcebooks, 2002), rev. by Kristina L. Knotts, “attached to life at all four corners,” 2004, 154-57

Manning, Philip, Afoot in the South: Walks in the Natural Areas of North Carolina (Blair, 1993), rev. by Bland Simpson, “Two On Walking,” 1994, 188-89

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Mauldin, Joanne Marshall, Thomas Wolfe: When Do the Atrocities Begin? (U of Tennessee P, 2006), rev. by Wiley Cash, “Three New Books on Thomas Wolfe,” 2008, 193-98

Mayhew, Anna, Jean, The Dry Grass of August (Kensington Publishing Corporation, 2011), rev. by Christina Bucher, “dreams of the Good and the killers of the dream”, 2012 online, 72-77

McBride, Timothy, The Manageable Cold: Poems (Triquarterly Books/ North Western University P, 2010), rev. by Peter Makuck, “Heartbreak and Humor”, 2012 Online, 63-65

McClanahan, Rebecca, Deep Light (Iris, 2007), rev. by Al Maginnes, “Life as We Experience It,” 2008, 171-75; The Riddle Song and Other Rememberings (U of Georgia P, 2002), rev. by Maryscot Mullins, “Family Reunions of Words,” 2004, 160-63

McCorkle, Jill, Creatures of Habit (Algonquin Books, 2001), rev. by Christina G. Bucher, “Finding Our Way Through Fear and Remembrance,” 2003, 133-36; “Final Vinyl Days” and Other Stories (Algonquin, 1998), rev. by Christina G. Bucher, “Lessons in Memory: Jill McCorkle’s Latest Collection of Stories,” 1999, 166-68; Life after Life (Algonquin Books, 2013), rev. by Barbara Bennett, “The End Before the End,” 2014 Online, 66-67

McCrumb, Sharyn, The PMS Outlaws (Ballantine, 2002), rev. by Donna J. Summerlin, “Murder and Mayhem, Gothic and Grotesque,” 2002, 169-72

McFee, Michael, Earthly (Carnegie Mellon UP, 2001), rev. by Jake Adam York, “The Code for Home,” 2002, 179-82

McFee, Michael, Shinemaster (Carnegie Mellon UP, 2006), The Smallest Talk (Bull City, 2007), rev. by Al Maginnes, “Life as We Experience It,” 2008, 171-75

McFee, Michael, To See (North Carolina Wesleyan College P, 1991), rev. by F. Whitney Jones, “Bookmaking Made Beautiful,” 1994, 191-92; That Was Oasis: Poems (Carnegie Mellon UP, 2012), rev. by Jake Adam York, “Gloss and Glossolia: Poets of Wit and Transformation,” 2013 Online, 112-25; We Were Once Here (Carnegie Melton University Press, 2017), rev. by Sarah Huener, "Spreading Awe: Childhood and Heritage in New Books by Michael McFee and Joseph Bathanti," 2018 Online, 80-83

McLarin, Kim, Taming It Down (William Morrow, 1998), rev. by Erik Bledsoe, “Newsrooms and Fishing Ponds: First Novels from Two North Carolina Writers,” 1999, 171-73

McLaurin, Tim, Lola (Down Home, 1997), rev. by Jerry Leath Mills, “Tim McLaurin and the Narrative-Dramatic Poem,” 2000, 185-87; The River Less Run: A Memoir (Down Home, 2000), rev. by Janet Lembke, “Three Tarheel Writers: A Girl, a Guy, and a Gallimaufry,” 2002, 175-77

Meads, Kat, 2:12 a.m. (Stephen F. Austin State UP, 2013), rev. by Donna Gessell, “Insomnia Well Spent,” 2015 Online, 44-45; In This Season of Rage and Melancholy Such Irrevocable Acts as These (Mongrel Empire, 2016), rev. by Donna A. Gessell, "Never Ceasing to Be Ourselves," 2018 online, 92-93; The Invented Life of Kitty Duncan (Benedict Roberts Duncan) (Chiasmus, 2006), rev. by L.A. Heberlein, “Grace, Myth, and Invention,” 2008, 187-91; Not Waving (Livingston, 2001), rev. by Sally Lawrence, “Seeking and Surviving,” 2004, 157-60

Meyers, Susan Laughter, Keep and Give Away: Poems (U of South Carolina P, 2006), rev. by Tom Lombardo, “Root for the Hawk, Banish Yellow, Wear a Hat of Goldfinches,” 2007, 94-95; My Dear, Dear Stagger Grass (Cider Press Review, 2013), rev. by Fred Chappell, “A Poem Has Happened Here,” 2014 Online, 57-58

Michels, Kelly, Disquiet (Jacar Press, 2015), rev. by John Hoppenthaler, “What the Owl Knows,” 2017 Online, 126-27

Milam, Lorenzo, The Crippled Liberation Front Marching Band Blues (Mho and Mho, 1984), rev. by Mike Hamer, “The Tao of Disability,” 1995, 210-13

Miller, Heather, Ross, Lumina: A Town of Voices (Louisiana Literature Press, 2011) rev. by Al Maginnes, “Four for the Bookshelf, Four for the Future”, 2012 online, 57-63

Miller, Lee, Roanoke: Solving the Mystery of the Lost Colony (Jonathan Cape, 2000; Arcade, 2001), rev. by E. Thomson Shields, Jr., “Obsession and Loss: New Works on Roanoke and the “Lost Colony,” 2003, 141-51

Miller, Stephen, The Woman in the Yard (Picador, 1999), rev. by Donna J. Summerlin, “Murder and Mayhem, Gothic and Grotesque,” 2002, 169-172

Mills, Joseph, This Miraculous Turning, (Press 53, 2014), rev. by Joshua Clegg Caffery, “Friction as a Point of Departure,” 2016 Online, 73-75

Milton, Giles, Big Chief Elizabeth: The Adventures and Fate of the First English Colonists in America (Hodder & Stoughton, 2000; Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2000), E. Thomson Shields, “Obsession and Loss: New Works on Roanoke and the “Lost Colony,” 2003, 141-51

Mitchell, Steve, The Naming of Ghosts (Press 53, 2012), rev. by Fred Chappell, “Doppelgangers: An Interior Dialogue,” 2013 Online, 70-71

Mitchell, Ted, Thomas Wolfe: An Illustrated Biography (Pegasus Books, 2006), Windows of the Heart: The Correspondence of Thomas Wolfe and Margaret Roberts (U of South Carolina P, 2007), rev. by Wiley Cash, “Three New Books on Thomas Wolfe,” 2008, 193-98

Moore, Lenard D., The Open Eye (Mountain & Rivers Press, 2015), rev. By Teresa L. Church, "Memories for Safekeeping," 2018 Online, 71-75; A Temple Looming (WordTech, 2008), rev. by Catherine Carter, “To Tell, Not To Tell, To Tell It Slant?” 2009, 167-70

Moose, Ruth, Doing It at the Dixie Dew: a Mystery (Minotaur Books, 2014), rev. by Joseph Horst, “Cozy Up with a New Southern Mystery,” 2015 Online, 86-87; Wedding Bell Blues: A Dixie Dew Mystery (St. Martin’s Press 2016), rev. by Teresa Bryson, “Murder, with a Side of Green Beans,” 2017 Online, 82-83

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Moses, Shelia P., The Baptism (Simon & Schuster, 2007), rev. by Laureen Tedesco, “Rural and Urban Rites of Passage,” 2008, 184-87

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Naumoff, Lawrence, A Plan for Women (Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1997), rev. by Kristina Knotts, ““loneliness, sexuality, and desire” in Carolina: A Review of Lawrence Naumoff’s A Plan for Women,” 1998, 184-86; A Southern Tragedy, in Crimson and Yellow (Zuckerman Cannon, 2005), rev. by Philip Gerard, “Novel Revisits Real-Life Catastrophe in Small Town,” 2006, 168-70

Neal, Dale, The Half-Life of Home (Casperian Books, 2013), rev. by Sharon Colley, “It’s Complicated,” 2014 Online, 82-83

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Newcomb, Rain, Conversations with Ron Rash (University Press of Mississippi, 2017), rev. by Anna Dunlap Higgins-Harrell, "In It For Life," 2018 Online, 35-36

Nieman, Valerie, Blood Clay (Press 53, 2011) rev. by Erica Plouffe Lazure, “Contemporary Carpetbaggers Call Carolina Home”, 2012 online, 42-44; Hotel Worthy (Press 53, 2015), rev. by Fred Chappell, “Falling Awake,” 2016 Online, 51-53; Wake Wake Wake (Press 53, 2006), rev. by Tom Lombardo, “Family, History, Land,” 2007, 214-18

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Peacock, Nancy, Life Without Water (Longstreet, 1996), rev. by Meredith Sue Willis, “Three First Novels,” 1997, 130-35

Perry, Drew, Kids These Days (Algonquin Books, 2014), rev. by Annie Frazier, “Pitfalls of Parenting,” 2015 Online, 83-84

Perry, Drew, This is Just Exactly Like You (Viking, 2010), rev. by Kristina L. Knotts, "Two Greensboro Novels Confront Loss," 2011, 203-205

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Powell, Dannye Romine, A Necklace of Bees (U of Arkansas P, 2008), rev. by Catherine Carter, “To Tell, Not To Tell, To Tell It Slant?” 2009, 167-70; Nobody Calls Me Darling Anymore, (Press 53, 2015), rev. by Joshua Clegg Caffery, “Friction as a Point of Departure,” 2016 Online, 73-75

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Redmond, Glenis, What My Hand Say (Winston-Salem: Press 53, 2016), rev. By Teresa L. Church, "Memories for Safekeeping," 2018 Online, 71-75

Reed, John Shelton and Dale Volberg Reed, with William McKinney, Holy Smoke: The Big Book of North Carolina Barbecue (U of North Carolina P, 2008), rev. by Jerry Leath Mills, “High on the Hog,” 2009, 256-58

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Rigsby, David, The Red Tower: New and Selected Poems (NewSouth Books, 2010) rev. by Al Maginnes, “Four for the Bookshelf, Four for the Future”, 2012 Online, 57-63

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Shamp, Dawn, On Account of Conspicuous Women (Thomas Dunne Books, 2008), rev. by Joyce Compton Brown, “Three Women Writers: Breaching Boundaries To Create New Realities,” 2009, 235-37

Sherrill, Steven, The Minotaur Takes a Cigarette Break (John F. Blair, 2000), rev. by George Hovis, “Of Mythic Beasts and Mobile Homes I Sing,” 2001, 142-44; The Minotaur Takes His Own Sweet Time (John F. Blair, 2016), rev. by George Hovis, "Fifty Shades of Minotaur," 2018 Online, 88-89

Simpson, Bland and Scott Taylor, The Coasts of Carolina: Seaside and Sound Country (University of North Carolina Press, 2010), rev. by Susan Schmidt, "What If More People Moved to North Carolina?" 2011, 61-67

Simpson, Bland, with photography by Ann Cary Simpson, Little Rivers and Waterway Tales: A Carolinian’s Eastern Streams (University of North Carolina Press, 2015), rev by Scott Hicks, “The Arts and Sciences of Tar Heel Waters,” 2017 Online, 59-61

Simpson, Bland, Two Captains from Carolina: Moses Grandy, John Newland Maffitt, and the Coming of the Civil War (U of North Carolina P, 2012), rev. by Willie J. Harrell, Jr., “The Triumph of the Human Spirit,” 2013 Online, 85-88

Simpson, Nancy, Echoes Across the Blue Ridge: Stories, Essays, and Poems by Writers Living In and Inspired By the Southern Appalachian Mountains (Winding Path Press, 2010), rev. by Lorraine Hale Robinson, "Old North State Literary Treasures: A Guidebook and Two Anthologies," 2011, 143-47; Living Above the Frost Line: New and Selected Poems (Wren Press, 2010), rev. by Sally Buckner, "Through Decades, Fresh Visions of Reality," 2011, 206-14

Smith, Deborah, The Stone Flower Garden (Little Brown, 2002), rev. by Donna J. Summerlin, “Murder and Mayhem, Gothic and Grotesque,” 2002, 169-72

Smith, James, Don't Leave Hungry: Fifty Years of Southern Poetry Review (University of Arkansas Press, 2009), rev. by Jeffrey Franklin, "Poetry Journals, Poetry Anthologies, and the Southern Poetry Review Anthology," 2011, 183-85

Smith, Katy Simpson, The Story of Land and Sea (Harper-Collins, 2015), rev. by Cheryl Dudasik-Wiggs, “In ‘the spaces between knowing and not knowing’,” 2016 Online, 114-15

Smith, Lee, Dimestore: A Writer’s Life (Algonquin Books, 2016), rev. by Sharon E. Colley, “The Art of Becoming an Author,” 2017 Online, 56-59; Guests on Earth (Algonquin Books, 2013), rev. by John Hough, “Guests on Earth, Eternal Strangers, and Lost Souls,” 2014 Online, 62-63; News of the Spirit (G.P. Putnam’s, 1997), rev. by Tanya Long Bennett, “The Fiery Soul of the (Extra)Ordinary: A Review of Lee Smith’s New Short Story Collection,” 1998, 179-181; On Agate Hill (Algonquin Books, 2006), rev. by Betina Entzminger, “North Carolina Novelists Revisit the Civil War Era,” 2007, 201-204

Smith, Michael Thomas, Letters from a North Carolina Unionist: John A. Hedrick to Benjamin S. Hedrick (1862–1865) (NC Dept. of Cultural Resources, 2001), rev. by Lorraine Hale Robinson, “Two Epistolary Offerings from the North Carolina Division of Archives and History,” 2015 Online, 66-69

Smith, Mike, Multiverse (BlazeVOX Books, 2010), rev. by Leah Miranda Hughes, “‘O, Multi-colored, Multiform’,” 2013 Online, 121-22

Smith, Steven E., A Short Report on the Fire at Woolworths: Selected New and Old Poems, 1980-2010 (Main Street Rag Publishing Company, 2010), rev. by Sally Buckner, "Through Decades, Fresh Visions of Reality," 2011, 206-14

Smith-Soto, Mark, Time Pieces (Main Street Rag, 2015), rev. by Kristy L. Ulibarri, “Mapping North Carolina, Locating Latinidad,” 2016 Online, 48-51

Soniat, Katherine, The Swing Girl (Louisiana State UP, 2011), rev. by John Hoppenthaler, “‘Have You Found Out How to Be Anything But Young?’,” 2013 Online, 112-15

Spence, June, “Missing Women” and Others (Riverhead, 1998), rev. by Joy Castro, “Energetic Disturbances: A Debut Short Story Collection by June Spence,” 1999, 168-71

Spencer, Elizabeth, Starting Over (Liveright, 2014), rev. by Sally Lawrence, “love just the way it is,” 2015 Online, 88-89

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Stacy, Judith Minthorn, Styles by Maggie Sweet (Banks Channel Books, 1999), rev. by Barbara Bennett, “New Voices in the New South,” 2001, 145-47

Stephenson, Shelby, The Hunger of Freedom (Red Dashboard, 2104), rev. by John Steen, “Carolina Mourning; or, Still Life with Squirrels,” 2015 Online, 118-121; Plankhouse (North Carolina Wesleyan College P, 1993), rev. by F. Whitney Jones, “Bookmaking Made Beautiful,” 1994, 191-92

Stewart, Leah, The Myth of You and Me (Shaye Areheart Books, 2005; Three Rivers, 2006), rev. by L.A. Heberlein, “Grace, Myth, and Invention,” 2008, 187-91

Stick, David, An Outer Banks Reader, (U of North Carolina P, 1998), rev. by Tonita Branan, “An Edge on the Outer Banks,” 2001, 147-49

Suk, Julie, Lie Down With Me: New and Selected Poems (Autumn House, 2011), rev. by Catherine Carter, “An ‘Incorrigible Flirt’ and An ‘Underground Mission’,” 2013 Online, 116-17

Swift, Earl, Auto Biography (HarperCollins, 2014) rev. by Lisa Proctor, “Redemption, Inspired and Questioned,” 2015 Online, 95-97

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Tate, Eleanora, Celeste’s Harlem Renaissance (Little, Brown, and Company, 2007) rev. by Laureen Tedesco, “Rural and Urban Rites of Passage,” 2008, 184-87

Taylor, Eleanor Ross, Captive Voices: New and Selected Poems, 1960-2008 (Southern Messenger Poets) (Lousisanna State University P, 2009), rev. by Al Maginnes, “Four for the Bookshelf, Four for the Future”, 2012 Online, 57-63

Taylor, Gregory S., James Larkin Pearson: A Biography of North Carolina's Longest Serving Poet Laureate (Lexington Books, 2015), rev. by Gene Hyde, "Growing Up in the Blue Ridge: The lives of Two North Carolina Mountain Writers," 2018 Online, 77-79

Teicher, Morton I., Looking Homeward: A Thomas Wolfe Photo Album (U of Missouri P, 1993), rev. by Tim Hampton, “Pictures from a Lost World,” 1994, 189-90

Terres, John K., From Laurel Hill to Siler’s Bog: The Walking Adventures of a Naturalist (U of North Carolina P, 1993), rev. by Bland Simpson, “Two On Walking,” 1994, 188-89

Terry, Daniel Nathan, Waxwings: Poems (Lethe, 2012), rev. by Jake Adam York, “Gloss and Glossolia: Poets of Wit and Transformation,” 2013 Online, 112-25

Terry, John Skally, The Wax Cylinders: Julia Wolfe Interviews (Thomas Wolfe Society, 2008), rev. by Wiley Cash, “Four New Contributions to Thomas Wolfe Studies,” 2009, 249-54

Thompson, John Milliken, Love and Lament (Other Press, 2013), rev. by Alison Arant, “The Circuit Rider in a Sable Suit,” 2014 Online, 18

Tourgée, Albion W., Bricks without Straw (Duke UP, 2009), rev. by Susan Prothro Wright, “Two North Carolina Reconstruction Novels,” 2010, 156-59

Tyson, Timothy B., Blood Done Sign My Name: A True Story (Crown Publishers, 2004), rev. by Nicole Nolan Sidhu, “Tales from the “Other” White South,” 2006, 153-57

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Wallace, Allison, A Keeper of Bees: Notes on Hive and Home (New York: Random House, 2006), rev. by Susan Schmidt, "What If More People Moved to North Carolina?" 2011, 61-67

Wallace, Daniel, Big Fish: A Novel of Mythic Proportions (Algonquin, 1998), rev. by Erik Bledsoe, “Newsrooms and Fishing Ponds: First Novels from Two North Carolina Writers,” 1999, 171-73; Extraordinary Adventures: A Novel of Mythic Proportions (St. Martin's Press, 2017), rev. by Barbara Bennett, "Extraordinary Misadventures," 2018 Online, 53-55; Mr. Sebastian and the Negro Magician (Doubleday, 2008), rev. by George Hovis, “The Bible Salesman and The Magician,” 2009, 228-31

Walsh, William J., Speak So I Shall Know Thee: Interviews with Southern Writers (Down Home, 1990), rev. by Lois Redmond, “Changes in Latitude,” 196-98

Warlick, Ashley, The Distance from the Heart of Things (Houghton Mifflin, 1996), rev. by Meredith Sue Willis, “Three First Novels,” 1997, 130-35

Wharton, Laura, S., The Pirate’s Bastard (Second Wind Publishing, 2010), rev. by Matthew Luter, “Person, Place, Thing or Idea: Reading the Past in Three North Carolina Set Historical Novels”, 2012 Online, 66-69

Whisnant, Luke, Down in the Flood (Iris, 2006), rev. by Lee Zacharias, “‘So much depends upon a red wheelbarrow’: A Review of Luke Whisnant’s Down in the Flood,” 2007, 105-107; Watching TV with the Red Chinese (Algonquin, 1992), rev. by Ivor S. Irwin, “Twelve Steps from the Blues,” 1993, 205-209

Whitaker, Jennifer, The Blue Hour (University of Wisconsin Press, 2016), rev. by Laura Sloan Patterson, “Fathers, Villains, Heroes,” 2017 Online, 115-18

White, Charles Dodd, Lambs of Men (Casperian Books, 2010), rev. by Ed Piacentino, "Wars at Home and Abroad: An Appalachian Homecoming," 2011, 150-51; Sinners of Sanction County (Bottom Dog, 2011), rev. by Nick Ripatrazone, “Personal Sin/Public History: Penance Without Salvation,” 2013 Online, 75-77

White, Michael, Palma Cathedral (UP of Colorado, 1998), rev. by Jeffrey Franklin, “An Equal and Opposite Reaction: On the Poetry of Kathleen Halme and Michael White,” 1999, 177-180; re-entry (U of North Texas P, 2006), rev. by James Kimbrell, ““less a memory than a darker shade,”” 2007, 205-207; Travels in Vermeer  (Persea Books, 2015), rev. by Grace Horne, “Lessons in Perspective,” 2016 Online, 36-37

Whitlow, Carolyn Beard, Vanished (Lotus, 2006), rev. by Tom Lombardo, “Family, History, Land,” 2007, 214-18

Wilhelm, Randall The Ron Rash Reader (University of South Carolina Press, 2014), rev. by Elisabeth C. Aiken, “Minding the Gaps: Necessary Scholarship on the Works of Ron Rash,” 2017 Online, 64-66

Williams, Leslie, Success of the Seed Plants (Bellday Books, 2010), rev. by Susan Laughter Meyers, “Means of Survival,” 2013 Online, 118-20

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Winters, Sandra Ann, The Place Where I Left You, (Salmon Poetry, 2014), rev. by Susan Laughter Meyers, “The One and Many Selves,” 2016 Online, 68-71

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Wolfram, Walt and Natalie Schilling-Estes, Hoi Toide on the Outer Banks: The Story of the Ocracoke Brogue (U of North Carolina P, 1997), rev. by Jeutonne Brewer, “Hoi Toide or Ebb Toide,” 1998, 88-89

Wood, Ernie, One Red Thread (Tyrus Books, 2014), rev. by Brianne Holmes, “The Backstory of the World,” 2016 Online, 120-21

Woodring, Susan, Goliath (St. Martin’s, 2012), rev. by Tanya Long Bennett, “A Giant in the Making: New Fiction from Susan Woodring,” 2013 Online, 126-29

Wright, Charles, Quarter Notes (U of Michigan P, 1995), rev. by Megan Simpson, “Naked in the Workshop, or, Demystifying the Teaching and Writing of Poetry,” 1996, 226-35

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Yellin, Jean Fagan, ed., The Harriet Jacobs Family Papers (U of North Carolina P, 2008), rev. by David A. Davis, “Telling Stories of Slavery,” 2010, 152-55

York, John Thomas, Cold Spring Rising (Press 53, 2012), rev. by Melissa Edmunson Makala, “Gone But Not Forgotten: Reminiscences of Family, Home, Love, and Loss,” 2013 Online, 54-57

York, Lynn, The Piano Teacher (Plume, 2004), rev. by Casey Clabough, “Mystery and History in 1980 North Carolina,” 2005, 188-89

Youmans, Marly, Glimmerglass (Mercer University Press, 2014), rev. by Lisa Wenger Bro, “Recapturing the Sublime,” 2016 Online, 112-14; Ingledove (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2005), rev. by Sara K. Day, “The Enchanting World of Adantis,” 2006, 171-72

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Zacharias, Lee, At Random (Fugitive Poets Press, 2013), rev. by Tanya Long Bennett, “Odds Favor At Random,” 2014 Online, 76-77; The Only Sounds We Make (Hub City Press, 2013), rev. by Brian Glover, “Bird Watching,” 2015 Online, 38-40

Zuber, Isabel, Red Lily (Press 53, 2010), rev. by Sally Buckner, "Through Decades, Fresh Visions of Reality," 2011, 206-14; Salt (Picador, 2002), rev. by Kristina L. Knotts, “attached to life at all four corners,” 2004, 154-57

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