Join us for a walk down memory lane. If you are a baby boomer that grew up in the piedmont triad, this is your story. Time ticked slowly, life was simple and safe. Parents had bridge parties and followed Sam Sneed at the GGO, and teens swooned over Elvis.
North Carolina writers Kristy Woodson Harvey and Katie Rose Guest Pryal join us with their debut novels. Harvey's book Dear Carolina has two mothers one adoptive, one biological with a child between them. Pryal's book is about betrayal between friends.
Greensboro writer Marianne Gingher and friends join us with Amazing Place: What North Carolina Means to Writers. This collection of essays are written by some of North Carolina's best authors and educators and represent every region of the state.
Dr. Neil Spector is a leading oncologist and researcher at Duke University Medical Center. He is the survivor of a misdiagnosed illness that resulted in a heart transplant. As a physician-scientist, he has a very unique perspective on medicine today.
Former NC poet laureate Fred Chappell joins us to read from two new books. In Familiars: Poems, Chappell immortalizes his beloved cats. Fred Chappell: Masters of the Weird Tale is a collection of short stories with original art by David Ho and European mas
When snobby newcomer Connie Clayborn publicly criticizes their beautiful town, Miss Julia is indignant. Days later, Miss Julia pays her a visit only to find her in a pool of blood. With Miss Julia's fingerprints at the scene, it looks like trouble.