books

38-year-old bestselling Charlotte author has published his first solo novel

With the release of his sixth novel, Nemesis, Charlottean Brendan Reichs is feeling much like an expectant father. Nerves, excitement and quiet freak outs are...

Justin Timberlake will be holding this Charlotte author’s book

Finishing one book, let alone nine, is something Charlotte author Michele G. Miller is extremely proud of, but she doesn’t consider that her biggest...

5 summer book releases from Charlotte authors

It’s easy to “go local” in Charlotte, and summer is the perfect season to enjoy the farmers markets, the breweries, the Charlotte Knights, the...

How these Charlotte writers plan to pen an entire novel in a month

Charlotte writers have their own traditions when it comes to National Novel Writing Month — also known as NaNoWriMo. One woman plans to start writing as...

Three used book stores you need to know in Charlotte

I just can’t help myself when I pass a book store. I have to stop and peruse and I almost always end up taking a book home. But I have limited shelf...

More than books in a birdhouse: Here’s how Little Free Libraries promote reading

Last weekend I took a quick trip to the beach with a few friends that live in Raleigh. Both women have kids and were chatting about their local library. I...

Amazon ranks us #11 for cities that read good

News Briefing Amazon just released their Most Well-Read Cities in America list and Charlotte came in #11. Facts The ranking was determined “by compiling...