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Hungry for Home: Stories of Food from Across the Carolinas: With More Than 200 Favorite Recipes (Novello Festival Press)   Charlotte: Its Historic Neighborhoods (co-author) (Arcadia Publishing)   The Black America Series: Charlotte (co-author) (Arcadia Publishing)”  
No Hiding Place: Uncovering the Legacy of Charlotte-Area Writers (co-editor) (Down Home Press)   Red Pepper Fudge and Blue Ribbon Biscuits: Favorite Recipes and Stories from North Carolina State Fair Winners (Down Home Press)   Novello: Ten Years of Great American Writing (co-editor) (Novello Festival Press)  

As a contributor:

  • Cornbread Nation 1: The Best of Southern Food Writing (UNC Press)
  • Luck: A Collection of Facts, Fiction, Incantations & Verse (Lorimer Press)
  • The North Carolina Century: Tar Heels Who Made a Difference, 1900-2000 (UNC Press)
  • On Air: Radio Essays from Charlotte’ NPR Station WFAE (Main Street Rag Publishing)
  • The Best of the Best from North Carolina Cookbook (Quail Ridge Press)
  • North Carolina: The Best of Images of America (Arcadia Publishing)

Books I acquired, edited and published at Novello Festival Press

  • Absolution by Miriam Herin
  • American Dreaming and Other Stories by Doris Iarovici
  • The Christmas Bus by Robert Inman with illustrations by Lyle Baskin
  • Coventry by Joseph Bathanti
  • Cow Across America by Dale Neal
  • Fire in the Rock by Joe Martin
  • Jasper by Michelle Groce
  • Leaving Maggie Hope by Anthony S. Abbott
  • Making Notes: Music in the Carolinas edited by Ann Wicker
  • One Foot in Eden by Ron Rash
  • Out of the Rough by Dorothy Perry Thompson
  • Plum Thickets and Field Daisies by Rose Leary Love
  • Portisville by Steve Cushman
  • Promise Land: A Farmer Remembers by Dori Sanders
  • Recovering from Mortality: Essays from a Cancer Limbo Time by Deborah Cumming
  • Refuge by Dot Jackson
  • Sports in the Carolinas: From Death Valley to Tobacco Road edited by Ed Southern
  • Thriving in the Shadows: The Black Experience in Charlotte and Mecklenburg County by Fannie Flono
  • ’Tis the Season: The Gift of Holiday Memories edited by Tom Peacock
  • Topograph: New Writing from the Carolinas and the Landscape Beyond edited by Jeff Jackson
  • Waiting for the Trout to Speak: Poems by Irene Blair Honeycutt
  • What Do Animals Do on the Weekend?: Adventures from A to Z written and illustrated by Lauren Faulkenberry
  • Where the Lake Becomes the River by Kate Betterton
  • Wings and Dreams: The Legend of Angel Falls/Alas y Sueños: La Leyenda del Salto Angel, story by Irania Macías Patterson and illustrations by Catherine Courtlandt McElvane