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North Carolina Fiction August 2012
“Some of the best memories are made in flip flops.”
  ~Kellie Elmore
This month, cool off with some great North Carolina Fiction
recommended by our staff!
Free Digital Books Class

Just the Basics: eBooks & eAudiobooks Aug 25

Join us for an introduction, overview, and searching tips for downloading from the North Carolina Digital Library.

This class will end with Kindle specific information.

11:30 am -12:30 pm
Free. Registration required.

201 S. Estes Drive, University Mall, Chapel Hill

Please call (919) 968-2780 for more information. 

NC Fiction Staff Picks!
Killer market - Margaret Maron
Publisher: Mysterious Press/Warner Books
Check Library Catalog Pub Date: 08/01/1997
Share Killer market ISBN-13: 9780892966547
ISBN-10: 0892966548
Judge Deborah Knott is filling in for a district court judge in High Point, North Carolina, when she is cleverly framed for murder, and must clear her name while searching for the real killer.
Series: Deborah Knott mysteries, 5.   
Chang and Eng - Darin Strauss
Publisher: Dutton
Check Library Catalog Pub Date: 06/01/2000
Share Chang and Eng ISBN-13: 9780525945123
ISBN-10: 0525945121
A fictional retelling of the lives of Chang and Eng Bunker--the original "Siamese twins"--from their lives of poverty in Siam to their success in the United States.
Raney - Clyde Edgerton
Publisher: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill
Check Library Catalog Pub Date: 07/01/1997
Share Raney ISBN-13: 9780345419057
ISBN-10: 0345419057
Charles and Raney Shepherd try to reconcile their conflicting viewpoints and adjust to a new life together as husband and wife.
Cape Fear Rising - Philip Gerard
Publisher: John F Blair Pub
Check Library Catalog Pub Date: 05/01/1997
Share Cape Fear Rising ISBN-13: 9780895871657
ISBN-10: 0895871653
In 1898, Sam Jenks and his wife come to Wilmington, North Carolina's, largest city, where he works for the newspaper and finds whites disturbed about the large middle-class black population.
The empty chair - Jeffery Deaver
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Check Library Catalog Pub Date: 05/01/2000
Share The empty chair ISBN-13: 9780684855639
ISBN-10: 0684855631
Detective Lincoln Rhyme is in North Carolina for an experimental surgery when he is asked by local authorities to search for two young women who have been abducted.
Blood noir - Laurell K. Hamilton
Publisher: Berkley Books
Check Library Catalog Pub Date: 05/01/2008
Share Blood noir ISBN-13: 9780425222195
ISBN-10: 0425222195
When vampire hunter Anita Blake agrees to do a favor for Jason, her werewolf lover, she becomes caught up in the middle of a scandal that makes her a pawn in an ancient vampire queen's rise to power.
Walking across Egypt - Clyde Edgerton
Publisher: Ballantine Books
Check Library Catalog Pub Date: 06/12/2008
Share Walking across Egypt ISBN-13: 9781435299993
ISBN-10: 143529999X
Mattie Rigsbee, seventy-eight and set in her ways, decides to help out Wesley Benfield, a troubled adolescent just out of reform school for car theft.
On Agate Hill - Lee Smith
Publisher: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill
Check Library Catalog Pub Date: 09/01/2006
Share On Agate Hill ISBN-13: 9781565124523
ISBN-10: 1565124529
Discovered in the ruins of a North Carolina plantation, an old box of mementos brings to life the world of young Molly Petree, an orphan growing up in the smoldering remains of the post-Civil War American South.
Wild orchids - Jude Deveraux
Publisher: Atria Books
Check Library Catalog Pub Date: 04/01/2003
Share Wild orchids ISBN-13: 9780743437127
ISBN-10: 0743437128
A recently widowed novelist experiences a reawakening of his emotion in a new relationship with his assistant, in a romance set against a decades-old ghost story in North Carolina.
Cold Mountain - Charles Frazier
Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Press
Check Library Catalog Pub Date: 06/01/1997
Share Cold Mountain ISBN-13: 9780871136794
ISBN-10: 0871136791
After Inman escapes from a war hospital in 1864 and starts walking to Cold Mountain, Ada struggles to save her mountain farm with the help of Ruby, an illiterate but efficient farmer.
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