Season 2000: NC Bookwatch

    NC's premiere literary series celebrates its 20th season in 2017 - 2018. During this milestone season, host DG Martin talks with authors from across the state & even the country. From cookbooks to fantasy novels, history to photography, each week features a new conversation with a Tar Heel author, a NC-based story, & much more.

    Video thumbnail: NC Bookwatch Kathleen Burkinshaw | The Last Cherry Blossom

    NC Bookwatch

    Kathleen Burkinshaw | The Last Cherry Blossom

    Inspired by her mother's story, Kathleen Burkinshaw shows us childhood in Japan in WWII.

    Kathleen Burkinshaw | The Last Cherry Blossom

    Video thumbnail: NC Bookwatch Mark de Castrique | Hidden Scars

    NC Bookwatch

    Mark de Castrique | Hidden Scars

    Two P.I.'s look into a decades-old cold case in Hidden Scars.

    Mark de Castrique | Hidden Scars

    Video thumbnail: NC Bookwatch LaHoma Smith Romocki & Cindy Waszak Geary

    NC Bookwatch

    LaHoma Smith Romocki & Cindy Waszak Geary

    Lessons learned during mandated school desegregation in 1970 are still relevant today.

    LaHoma Smith Romocki & Cindy Waszak Geary

    Video thumbnail: NC Bookwatch Stephanie Elizondo Griest | All the Agents & Saints

    NC Bookwatch

    Stephanie Elizondo Griest | All the Agents & Saints

    An intimate look at the existential impact of international borderlines.

    Stephanie Elizondo Griest | All the Agents & Saints

    Video thumbnail: NC Bookwatch Heather Bell Adams | Maranatha Road

    NC Bookwatch

    Heather Bell Adams | Maranatha Road

    Maranatha Road tells the story of a complicated family mystery in a small town.

    Heather Bell Adams | Maranatha Road

    Video thumbnail: NC Bookwatch Ed Haag | Charlie Soong

    NC Bookwatch

    Ed Haag | Charlie Soong

    Author Ed Haag shares the story of NC's connection to China's Last Emperor.

    Ed Haag | Charlie Soong

    Video thumbnail: NC Bookwatch Alex Harris & Margaret Sartor | Dream of a House

    NC Bookwatch

    Alex Harris & Margaret Sartor | Dream of a House

    Pictures taken of his home show an intimate portrait of the late writer Reynolds Price.

    Alex Harris & Margaret Sartor | Dream of a House

    Video thumbnail: NC Bookwatch Daniel Wallace | Extraordinary Adventures

    NC Bookwatch

    Daniel Wallace | Extraordinary Adventures

    An unexpected prize sends a man on a quest to find a companion for the free trip he won.

    Daniel Wallace | Extraordinary Adventures

    Video thumbnail: NC Bookwatch Margaret Maron | Take Out

    NC Bookwatch

    Margaret Maron | Take Out

    Mystery writer Margaret Maron wraps up her Sigrid Haraldsen series.

    Margaret Maron | Take Out

    Video thumbnail: NC Bookwatch Elizabeth Kostova | The Shadow Land

    NC Bookwatch

    Elizabeth Kostova | The Shadow Land

    Elizabeth Kostova shares a tale of international intrigue & the importance of family.

    Elizabeth Kostova | The Shadow Land

    Video thumbnail: NC Bookwatch John Hart | The Hush

    NC Bookwatch

    John Hart | The Hush

    Author John Hart continues the story of Johnny Merrimon in his new book, The Hush.

    John Hart | The Hush

    Video thumbnail: NC Bookwatch James Dodson | The Range Bucket List

    NC Bookwatch

    James Dodson | The Range Bucket List

    Jim Dodson shares his "love letter" to his favorite sport - golf.

    James Dodson | The Range Bucket List

    Video thumbnail: NC Bookwatch Stephanie Powell Watts | No One Is Coming to Save Us

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    Stephanie Powell Watts | No One Is Coming to Save Us

    Author Stephanie Powell Watts shares a glimpse into the hearts of a family.

    Stephanie Powell Watts | No One Is Coming to Save Us

    Video thumbnail: NC Bookwatch Julian Pleasants | Home Front

    NC Bookwatch

    Julian Pleasants | Home Front

    Using oral history interviews, newspaper accounts, etc, Home Front explores NC during WWII

    Julian Pleasants | Home Front

    Video thumbnail: NC Bookwatch Karen Cox | Goat Castle

    NC Bookwatch

    Karen Cox | Goat Castle

    Author & historian Karen Cox shares the true story of a 1932 murder in Mississippi.

    Karen Cox | Goat Castle

    Video thumbnail: NC Bookwatch Wiley Cash | The Last Ballad

    NC Bookwatch

    Wiley Cash | The Last Ballad

    Author Wiley Cash returns with a new book inspired by historical events.

    Wiley Cash | The Last Ballad

    Video thumbnail: NC Bookwatch Ali Standish | The Ethan I Was Before

    NC Bookwatch

    Ali Standish | The Ethan I Was Before

    Author Ali Standish talks about her debut novel, The Ethan I Was Before.

    Ali Standish | The Ethan I Was Before

    Video thumbnail: NC Bookwatch Graham Allison | Destined For War

    NC Bookwatch

    Graham Allison | Destined For War

    Dr. Allison looks at the potential for war between the US & China.

    Graham Allison | Destined For War

    Video thumbnail: NC Bookwatch Charles Frazier | Cold Mountain anniversary

    NC Bookwatch

    Charles Frazier | Cold Mountain anniversary

    The epic novel Cold Mountain celebrates its 20th anniversary with a re-release of the book

    Charles Frazier | Cold Mountain anniversary

    Video thumbnail: NC Bookwatch Belle Boggs | The Art of Waiting

    NC Bookwatch

    Belle Boggs | The Art of Waiting

    Belle Boggs gathers stories & information from & for families struglling to conceive.

    Belle Boggs | The Art of Waiting

    Video thumbnail: NC Bookwatch Gov. Jim Martin | Revelation Through Science

    NC Bookwatch

    Gov. Jim Martin | Revelation Through Science

    Fmr. Gov. Jim Martin talks about how faith informs & science, & science informs faith.

    Gov. Jim Martin | Revelation Through Science

    Video thumbnail: NC Bookwatch Michele Tracy Berger | Reenu-You

    NC Bookwatch

    Michele Tracy Berger | Reenu-You

    Michele Tracy Berger's debut novel centers on an epidemic caused by a women's hair product

    Michele Tracy Berger | Reenu-You

    Video thumbnail: NC Bookwatch John Grisham | Camino Island

    NC Bookwatch

    John Grisham | Camino Island

    John Grisham's latest book is a LITERARY thriller, he'll tell us all about Camino Island.

    John Grisham | Camino Island