Mims' solid debut introduces geologist Cleo Cooper, whose find of a huge, previously undiscovered granite deposit in coastal North Carolina can make her rich... if she and her drilling crew survive the exploration.
Local author Jay Posey will be signing his debut novel, Three. The world has collapsed, and there are no heroes anymore. But when a lone gunman reluctantly accepts the mantel of protector, a hero may yet arise.
Bit by bit, the ravages of age are eroding Marina's grip on the everyday. An elderly Russian woman now living in America, she cannot hold on to fresh memories — yet, her distant past is miraculously preserved in her mind's eye.