Books about and from North Carolina - Carolina Country

Carolina Bookshelf

Need a good read? Try these gems from local authors.

Hiking North Carolina

Details of more than 500 hikes across the state

Blue Marlin

A novella by Lee Smith

Much Abides: A Survival Guide for Aging Lives

Advice for successful, fulfilling aging

All the Songs We Sing

An anthology of works by African-American writers

Mothers and Strangers

Writers discover what they know (and don’t know) about their mothers

Great Day Hikes

40 hikes on NC’s Mountains-to-Sea Trail

Feels Like Falling

A good beach read by Kristy Woodson Harvey

Lost Attractions of the Smoky Mountains

History is preserved in this nostalgic book

Saltbox Seafood Joint Cookbook

Recipes inspired by the Carolina Coast

A Good Read: Bear at the Beach

Heartwarming tales with beautiful illustrations

A Good Read: Beyond the Frozen Forest

Faith-based children’s book about decisions