Carolina Mountains Literary Festival 2022

Malaprop’s is a proud community partner for this year’s Carolina Mountains Literary Festival, being held September 8-10, 2022 in beautiful downtown Burnsville, NC. Join over 20 award-winning writers for 2 1/2 days of free sessions, workshops, book signings and more! To get a jump start on your festival reading list, we are offering a special presale opportunity (shipping or store pick up only), with 10% of all sales donated back to the CMLitFest. Or find us at the festival in the Town Center pop-up bookstore.

The Blanket Where Violet Sits By Allan Wolf, Lauren Tobia (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Allan Wolf, Lauren Tobia (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780763696658
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Published: Candlewick - August 30th, 2022

Behold Our Magical Garden: Poems Fresh from a School Garden By Allan Wolf, Daniel Duncan (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Allan Wolf, Daniel Duncan (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781536204551
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Published: Candlewick - March 8th, 2022

The Blood-Hungry Spleen and Other Poems About Our Parts By Allan Wolf, Greg Clarke (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Allan Wolf, Greg Clarke (Illustrator)
$9.99
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ISBN: 9780763638061
Published: Candlewick - March 11th, 2008

The Day the Universe Exploded My Head: Poems to Take You into Space and Back Again By Allan Wolf, Anna Raff (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Allan Wolf, Anna Raff (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780763680251
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Published: Candlewick - March 5th, 2019

New Found Land: Lewis and Clark's Voyage of Discovery By Allan Wolf Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780763632885
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Published: Candlewick - September 11th, 2007

No Buddy Like a Book By Allan Wolf, Brianne Farley (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Allan Wolf, Brianne Farley (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781536203073
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Published: Candlewick - February 9th, 2021

The Snow Fell Three Graves Deep: Voices from the Donner Party By Allan Wolf Cover Image
$22.99
ISBN: 9780763663247
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Published: Candlewick - September 8th, 2020

The Watch That Ends the Night: Voices from the Titanic By Allan Wolf Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780763663315
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Published: Candlewick - March 26th, 2013

Who Killed Christopher Goodman? Based on a True Crime By Allan Wolf Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781536208771
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Published: Candlewick - August 6th, 2019

Zane's Trace By Allan Wolf Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780763643782
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Published: Candlewick - February 9th, 2010

The Line That Held Us By David Joy Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780425280287
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - July 9th, 2019

The Weight of this World By David Joy Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780399574245
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - June 5th, 2018

When These Mountains Burn By David Joy Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525536888
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - August 18th, 2020

Where All Light Tends to Go By David Joy Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780425279793
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - February 2nd, 2016

And the Crows Took Their Eyes By Vicki Lane Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781646030118
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Published: Regal House Publishing - October 16th, 2020

Gather at the River: Twenty-Five Authors on Fishing By David Joy (Editor), Eric Rickstad (Editor) Cover Image
By David Joy (Editor), Eric Rickstad (Editor)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781938235528
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Published: Hub City Press - May 14th, 2019

The Day of Small Things: A Novel (The Elizabeth Goodweather Appalachian Mysteries #5) By Vicki Lane Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780385342636
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Published: Dell - September 28th, 2010

In a Dark Season (The Elizabeth Goodweather Appalachian Mysteries #4) By Vicki Lane Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780440243601
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Published: Dell - May 20th, 2008

Signs in the Blood (The Elizabeth Goodweather Appalachian Mysteries #1) By Vicki Lane Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780440242086
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Published: Dell - May 31st, 2005

Under the Skin: A Novel (The Elizabeth Goodweather Appalachian Mysteries #6) By Vicki Lane Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780345533654
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Published: Bantam - October 18th, 2011

The Parted Earth By Anjali Enjeti Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781938235962
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Published: Hub City Press - April 26th, 2022

Southbound: Essays on Identity, Inheritance, and Social Change By Anjali Enjeti Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9780820360065
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Published: University of Georgia Press - April 15th, 2021

Fight Songs: A Story of Love and Sports in a Complicated South By Ed Southern Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781949467697
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Published: Blair - September 7th, 2021

The Puppeteer's Daughters By Heather Newton Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9781684428588
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Published: Keylight Books - July 26th, 2022

McMullen Circle By Heather Newton Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781646030767
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Published: Regal House Publishing - January 17th, 2022

Under the Mercy Trees: A Novel By Heather Newton Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062001344
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Published: Harper Perennial - January 18th, 2011

The Magnetic Girl By Jessica Handler Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781938235740
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Published: Hub City Press - September 8th, 2020

Invisible Sisters: A Memoir By Jessica Handler Cover Image
$20.95
ISBN: 9780820348926
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Published: University of Georgia Press - September 15th, 2015

Braving the Fire: A Guide to Writing About Grief and Loss By Jessica Handler Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250014634
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - December 10th, 2013

Murder at Asheville's Battery Park Hotel: The Search for Helen Clevenger's Killer (True Crime) By Anne Chesky Smith Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781467145602
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Published: History Press - July 26th, 2021

Black Mountain College (Images of America) By Anne Chesky Smith, Heather South Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781467122351
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Published: Arcadia Publishing (SC) - October 20th, 2014

Swannanoa (Images of America) By Anne E. Chesky Smith, For the Swannanoa Valley Museum Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9780738599403
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Published: Arcadia Publishing (SC) - August 19th, 2013

Black Mountain (Then and Now) By Anne Chesky Smith Cover Image
$22.99
ISBN: 9781467128889
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Published: Arcadia Publishing (SC) - June 18th, 2018

Even as We Breathe By Annette Saunooke Clapsaddle Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781950564064
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Published: Fireside Industries - September 8th, 2020

Anything That Happens By Cheryl Wilder Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781950413331
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Published: Press 53 - March 25th, 2021

The Listening Skin By Glenis Redmond Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781954245259
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Published: Four Way Books - September 15th, 2022

What My Hand Say By Glenis Redmond Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781941209455
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Published: Press 53 - September 1st, 2016

The Three Harriets and Others By Glenis Redmond Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781646627745
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Published: Finishing Line Press - February 25th, 2022

Resurrecting the Bones: Born from a Journey through African American Churches & Cemeteries in the Rural South By Jacinta V. White Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781950413102
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Published: Press 53 - September 19th, 2019

In the Lonely Backwater By Valerie Nieman Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781646031795
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Published: Fitzroy Books - May 10th, 2022

To the Bones By VALERIE NIEMAN Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781946684981
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Published: West Virginia University Press - April 25th, 2019

Blood Clay By Valerie Nieman Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781935708223
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Published: Press 53 - March 15th, 2011

Hotel Worthy By Valerie Nieman Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781941209189
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Published: Press 53 - March 20th, 2015

Wake Wake Wake By Valerie Nieman Cover Image
$14.00
ISBN: 9780977228355
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Published: Press 53 - September 1st, 2006

What Binds Us By Cheryl Wilder Cover Image
$13.99
ISBN: 9781635342017
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Published: Finishing Line Press - April 7th, 2017

Tethered to an Appalachian Curse By David Brown Howell Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9781666703962
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Published: Resource Publications (CA) - July 12th, 2021

All the Colors We Will See: Reflections on Barriers, Brokenness, and Finding Our Way By Patrice Gopo Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780785216483
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Published: Thomas Nelson - August 7th, 2018

Through the Mountains: The French Broad River and Time By John E. Ross Cover Image
$34.95
ISBN: 9781621906636
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Published: Univ Tennessee Press - July 29th, 2021

Bress 'n' Nyam: Gullah Geechee Recipes from a Sixth-Generation Farmer By Matthew Raiford, Amy Paige Condon (With) Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781682686041
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Published: Countryman Press - May 11th, 2021

To Be Like Water: Cultivating a Graceful and Fulfilling Life Through the Virtues of Water and DAO Yin Therapeutic Movement By Margot Rossi Cover Image
$39.55
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ISBN: 9781787755819
Published: Singing Dragon - September 21st, 2021

All the Places We Call Home By Patrice Gopo, Jenin Mohammed (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Patrice Gopo, Jenin Mohammed (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781546012665
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Published: WorthyKids - June 14th, 2022

Hopscotch By Steve Cushman Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781604891782
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Published: Livingston Press (AL) - May 30th, 2017

The Case of the Toxic River (Miller's Island Mysteries #1) By Cindy Cipriano Cover Image
$11.24
ISBN: 9781839192388
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Published: Vulpine Press - June 29th, 2022

The Case of the Mysterious Future (Miller's Island Mysteries #2) By Cindy Cipriano Cover Image
$11.12
ISBN: 9781839192548
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Published: Vulpine Press - June 29th, 2022

The Case of the Magnetic Rocket Fuel (Miller's Island Mysteries #3) By Cindy Cipriano Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9781839192654
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Published: Vulpine Press - June 29th, 2022

The Case of The Treacherous Tunnel (Miller's Island Mysteries #5) By Cindy Cipriano Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781839192975
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Published: Vulpine Press - June 29th, 2022

Fading (The Fading Series #1) By Cindy Cipriano Cover Image
$11.95
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ISBN: 9781634222877
Published: Clean Teen Publishing - April 10th, 2018

One True Way By Shannon Hitchcock Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781338181746
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Published: Scholastic Press - May 28th, 2019

Flying Over Water By N. H. Senzai, Shannon Hitchcock, Andrea Davis Pinkney (Editor) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338617665
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Published: Scholastic Press - October 20th, 2020

Ruby Lee and Me By Shannon Hitchcock Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780545782319
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Published: Scholastic Press - January 30th, 2018

Saving Granddaddy's Stories: Ray Hicks, the Voice of Appalachia By Shannon Hitchcock, Sophie Page (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Shannon Hitchcock, Sophie Page (Illustrator)
$7.95
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ISBN: 9781478869672
Published: Reycraft Books - March 22nd, 2021

Story Quilts: Appalachian Women Speak By Shannon Hitchcock, Sophie Page (With) Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781478875376
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Published: Reycraft Books - September 30th, 2022

Heart with Joy By Steve Cushman Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780982539637
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Published: Canterbury House Publishing - August 1st, 2020

How Birds Fly By Steve Cushman Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780999787304
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Published: St. Andrews University Press - February 27th, 2018

Midnight Stroll By Steve Cushman Cover Image
$12.49
ISBN: 9781944251161
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Published: Finishing Line Press - December 29th, 2015

Outbound Train By Renea Winchester Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781645262411
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Published: Iron Stream Books - April 1st, 2020

Crossing the Rift: North Carolina Poets on 9/11 and Its Aftermath By Joseph Bathanti (Editor), David Potorti (Editor) Cover Image
By Joseph Bathanti (Editor), David Potorti (Editor)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781950413379
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Published: Press 53 - September 11th, 2021