Western Virginia Writers & Books

Western Virginia boasts a thriving literary community. Check out these books by current and former residents. 

Biography/Memoir | Children's | Fantasy | Fiction | History/Geography | Mystery | Poetry | Spirtutal/Self Help | True Crime | Young Adult 

 

An American Childhood Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780060915186
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Published: Harper Perennial - October 15th, 2013

Union, WV Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780926487536
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Published: Pileated Press - March 19th, 2010

Providence, Va Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780926487635
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Published: Pocahontas Press - April 2nd, 2012

War, WV Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780926487673
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Published: Pocahontas Press - May 16th, 2013

Orange, Va Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780926487765
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Published: Pocahontas Press - January 2nd, 2015

Inspector Flytrap in the Goat Who Chewed Too Much Cover Image
By Tom Angleberger, Cece Bell (Illustrator)
$5.95
ISBN: 9781419709678
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - January 10th, 2017

Darth Paper Strikes Back: An Origami Yoda Book Cover Image
$7.95
ISBN: 9781419716409
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - August 11th, 2015

Emperor Pickletine Rides the Bus (Origami Yoda #6) Cover Image
$7.95
ISBN: 9781419722011
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - August 16th, 2016

Uncharted Territory: A Mad Max Mystery Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781633930513
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Published: Koehler Books - May 17th, 2016

Unsafe Haven (Mad Max Mystery #3) Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781633935471
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Published: Koehler Books - February 24th, 2018

Mad Max: Unintended Consequences Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781938467400
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Published: Koehler Books - January 5th, 2013

Eyes Without a Face Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781977669469
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Published: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform - October 1st, 2017

Nothing But Time: A Woman's Struggle with Guillain-Barre Syndrome Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9780738852607
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Published: Xlibris Corporation - June 9th, 2009

Mud River: Third Edition Cover Image
$8.95
ISBN: 9781440182358
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Published: iUniverse - October 28th, 2009

The Brotherhood of the Wheel: A Novel Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780765380296
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Published: Tor Books - March 21st, 2017

The Queen of Swords (Golgotha #3) Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9780765390097
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Published: Tor Books - June 27th, 2017

I Yam a Donkey! Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780544087200
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Published: Clarion Books - June 16th, 2015

Bee-Wigged Cover Image
By Cece Bell, Cece Bell (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9780763693121
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Published: Candlewick - April 25th, 2017

El Deafo Cover Image
$10.95
ISBN: 9781419712173
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - September 2nd, 2014

If Trouble Don't Kill Me: A Family's Story of Brotherhood, War, and Bluegrass Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780307463067
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Published: Crown - August 10th, 2010

The Art of Loading Brush: New Agrarian Writings Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781619020382
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Published: Counterpoint LLC - October 31st, 2017

Lawless: A Novel Based on a True Story Cover Image
$20.99
ISBN: 9781451658941
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Published: Scribner Book Company - September 11th, 2012

Lawless: A Novel Based on a True Story Cover Image
$20.99
ISBN: 9781451658941
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Published: Scribner Book Company - September 11th, 2012

Wild Styles Cover Image
By Michelle Kyger (Illustrator), M. H. Bradford
$9.99
ISBN: 9780692068632
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Published: Ivory Dog Press LLC - April 6th, 2018

Moon, Gorgeous Moon Cover Image
By Koraljka (Illustrator), M. H. Bradford
$9.99
ISBN: 9780692985694
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Published: Ivory Dog Press LLC - November 24th, 2017

The Elite (The Selection #2) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780062059970
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Published: HarperTeen - May 6th, 2014

The One (The Selection #3) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780062060006
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Published: HarperTeen - May 5th, 2015

The Heir (The Selection #4) Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780062349866
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Published: HarperTeen - May 3rd, 2016

The Crown (The Selection #5) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780062392183
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Published: HarperTeen - August 1st, 2017

Galaxies: Poems Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780881466164
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Published: Mercer University Press - March 1st, 2017

Watching Her Go: The Beauty and Tragedy of Alzheimer's Disease Captured in a Daughter's Poetry Cover Image
By Ann Childress, Nancy Merkling (Photographer)
$9.95
ISBN: 9780692892428
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Published: Ann Childress - September 8th, 2017

Satan's Gambit: Book Two the Forces of Darkness Unleashed a Novel Cover Image
$20.99
ISBN: 9781944212704
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Published: World Ahead Press - July 10th, 2017

Burning the Furniture Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781425971182
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Published: Authorhouse - November 1st, 2006

Man Who Moved Mountain Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780800612375
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Published: Augsburg Fortress Publishing - January 1st, 1972

A Well-Timed Murder: An Agnes Lüthi Mystery (Agnes Luthi Mysteries #2) Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9781250110015
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Published: Minotaur Books - February 6th, 2018

A Well-Timed Murder: An Agnes Lüthi Mystery (Agnes Luthi Mysteries #2) Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9781250110015
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Published: Minotaur Books - February 6th, 2018

Botetourt County (Images of America (Arcadia Publishing)) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780738543758
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Published: Arcadia Publishing (SC) - February 7th, 2007

Rose in Charge Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781480951914
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Published: Dorrance Publishing Co. - November 14th, 2017

The Abundance: Narrative Essays Old and New Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062432964
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Published: Ecco - February 14th, 2017

Fearless: A Woman's Guide to Personal Self Protection Cover Image
By Logan Doughty, Chris Henderson (Illustrator), Teresa C. Berry (Foreword by)
$19.95
ISBN: 9780692790335
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Published: Personal Self Protection, LLC - March 26th, 2017

The Time Mom Met Hitler, Frost Came to Dinner, and I Heard the Greatest Story Ever Told: A Memoir Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781414399843
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Published: Tyndale House Publishers - June 23rd, 2015

Treason in the Secret City: A World War Two Mystery Set in Tennessee (Libby Clark Mystery #2) Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781847517166
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Published: Severn House Trade Paperback - October 31st, 2017

Christiansburg, Virginia (Images of America (Arcadia Publishing)) Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9780738517698
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Published: Arcadia Publishing (SC) - May 1st, 2005

Pearisburg and Giles County (Images of America (Arcadia Publishing)) Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9780738553733
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Published: Arcadia Publishing (SC) - July 21st, 2008

Firefighting in Roanoke (Images of America (Arcadia Publishing)) Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9780738543567
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Published: Arcadia Publishing (SC) - December 6th, 2006

Floyd County (Images of America (Arcadia Publishing)) Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9780738592718
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Published: Arcadia Publishing (SC) - September 17th, 2012

Root Shock: How Tearing Up City Neighborhoods Hurts America, and What We Can Do about It Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781613320198
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Published: New Village Press - November 15th, 2016

Radford (Then & Now (Arcadia)) Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9780738586779
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Published: Arcadia Publishing (SC) - January 3rd, 2011

God's Hands, Not Mine Cover Image
$12.95
ISBN: 9781635251883
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Published: Christian Faith Publishing, Inc. - December 1st, 2016

Pray for Justice Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781945858000
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Published: Sarda Books - September 19th, 2016

Choose Your Consequences Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781945858024
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Published: Sarda Books - December 31st, 2016

No Remorse Cover Image
$14.00
ISBN: 9781945858062
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Published: Sarda Books - October 23rd, 2017

Means of Escape Cover Image
$14.00
ISBN: 9781945858086
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Published: Sarda Books - December 20th, 2017

When Are You Leaving Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9781519231369
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Published: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform - January 25th, 2016

Parkland Tales: Stories for 3 A.M. Readings Cover Image
By Melissa Powell Gay, Thomas Little (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781535442848
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Published: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform - September 13th, 2016

Satan's Gambit: Book Three Rise of the Beast a Novel Cover Image
$20.99
ISBN: 9781944212728
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Published: World Ahead Press - August 24th, 2017

A Good Cry: What We Learn From Tears and Laughter Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780062399458
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Published: William Morrow - October 24th, 2017

Chasing Utopia: A Hybrid Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062562883
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - September 20th, 2016

The Kitchen House: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781439153666
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Published: Touchstone - February 2nd, 2010

Glory over Everything Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781476748450
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Published: Touchstone - February 21st, 2017

Marley and the Kittens Cover Image
By John Grogan, Richard Cowdrey (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780061714863
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Published: HarperCollins - April 27th, 2010

Snow, Ashes: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781555974688
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Published: Graywolf Press - May 1st, 2007

Great Bear Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780997676600
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Published: Groundhog Poetry Press LLC - September 1st, 2016

Norfolk and Western Railway Stations and Depots (Images of Rail) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780738566696
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Published: Arcadia Publishing (SC) - December 1st, 2009

Aviation in Roanoke (Images of Aviation) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781467121606
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Published: Arcadia Publishing (SC) - May 19th, 2014

Norfolk and Western Railway (Images of Rail) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780738515274
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Published: Arcadia Publishing (SC) - June 17th, 2003

Downtown Roanoke (Images of America (Arcadia Publishing)) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780738516271
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Published: Arcadia Publishing (SC) - April 21st, 2004

Salem and Roanoke County in Vintage Postcards (Postcard History) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780738518381
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Published: Arcadia Publishing (SC) - August 17th, 2005

Roanoke Valley (Then & Now (Arcadia)) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780738586663
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Published: Arcadia Publishing (SC) - January 3rd, 2011

Best Easy Day Hikes Blue Ridge Parkway (Falcon Guides Best Easy Day Hikes) Cover Image
$9.95
ISBN: 9780762755264
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Published: Falcon Press Publishing - March 16th, 2010

Haunted Roanoke (Haunted America) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781609499433
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Published: History Press (SC) - May 28th, 2013

Forty Thorns Cover Image
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ISBN: 9789751414748
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Published: Remzi Kitabevi Publications - November 1st, 2011

Midnight Echoes: Elements of Love Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781387532957
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Published: Lulu.com - February 2nd, 2018

...and a Hard Rain Fell: A Gi's True Story of the War in Vietnam Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781402210358
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Published: Sourcebooks - January 1st, 2008

Let's Sit Down, Figure This Out Cover Image
$14.00
ISBN: 9780997676679
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Published: Groundhog Poetry Press LLC - October 4th, 2017

Bear with Me, My Deer: Tails of a Virginia Wildlife Biologist Cover Image
$12.95
ISBN: 9781635752045
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Published: Christian Faith Publishing, Inc. - April 10th, 2017

Michael Jordan: The Life Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780316194761
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Published: Back Bay Books - May 19th, 2015

Showboat: The Life of Kobe Bryant Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780316387149
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Published: Back Bay Books - December 12th, 2017

Winnie Davis: Daughter of the Lost Cause Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781612346373
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Published: Potomac Books - April 15th, 2014

Factory Man: How One Furniture Maker Battled Offshoring, Stayed Local - and Helped Save an American Town Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316231435
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - July 15th, 2014

Truevine: Two Brothers, a Kidnapping, and a Mother's Quest: A True Story of the Jim Crow South Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316337526
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Published: Back Bay Books - October 17th, 2017

Truevine: Two Brothers, a Kidnapping, and a Mother's Quest: A True Story of the Jim Crow South Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316337540
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - October 18th, 2016

Saltwater Cowboy: The Rise and Fall of a Marijuana Empire Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250051288
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Published: St. Martin's Press - April 7th, 2015

Botetourt County Revisited (Images of America (Arcadia Publishing)) Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781467121354
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Published: Arcadia Publishing (SC) - March 24th, 2014

The Ballad of Tom Dooley: A Ballad Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780312558178
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Published: Thomas Dunne Books - September 13th, 2011

Prayers the Devil Answers: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781476772844
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Published: Atria Books - April 25th, 2017

The Unquiet Grave Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781476772875
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Published: Atria Books - September 12th, 2017

Mother of Creation Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781494940171
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Published: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform - July 12th, 2014

Mother of Creation Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781494940171
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Published: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform - July 12th, 2014

Roanoke Locomotive Shops and the Norfolk & Western Railroad (Images of Rail) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781467121118
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Published: Arcadia Publishing (SC) - March 24th, 2014

Arcadia Road: A Trilogy Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780989753258
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Published: Etruscan Press - October 13th, 2015

Class of 1940: Coming of Age in World War II Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9781494927882
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Published: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform - March 18th, 2014

Stuck Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780965941969
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Published: Cedar Creek Pub - March 1st, 2011

Them That Go Cover Image
$10.00
ISBN: 9781523750252
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Published: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform - March 9th, 2016

Smith Mountain Dam and Lake (Images of America) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781467122658
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Published: Arcadia Publishing (SC) - March 9th, 2015

Franklin County (Images of America (Arcadia Publishing)) Cover Image
By James A. Nagy, Mark Newbill (Foreword by)
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ISBN: 9780738592640
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Published: Arcadia Publishing (SC) - September 17th, 2012

Greater Raleigh Court: A History of Wasena, Virginia Heights, Norwich and Raleigh Court Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781596292352
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Published: History Press (SC) - November 1st, 2007

Hidden History of Roanoke: Star City Stories Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781609499938
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Published: History Press (SC) - August 6th, 2013

Blacksburg (Then & Now (Arcadia)) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780738592411
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Published: Arcadia Publishing (SC) - June 25th, 2012

Henry County (Images of America (Arcadia Publishing)) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780738567044
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Published: Arcadia Publishing (SC) - March 2nd, 2009

As Close to Us as Breathing: A Novel Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780316384131
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Published: Lee Boudreaux / Back Bay Books - November 1st, 2016

African American Railroad Workers of Roanoke: Oral Histories of the Norfolk & Western (American Heritage) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781626195042
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Published: History Press - June 3rd, 2014

Cahas Mountain: Appalachian Fiction Cover Image
$12.00
ISBN: 9781505396751
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Published: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform - January 29th, 2015

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781400052189
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Published: Broadway Books - March 8th, 2011

Clog! Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9781493772186
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Published: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform - December 7th, 2013

The Last Girls Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781565123632
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Published: A Shannon Ravenel Book - August 12th, 2002

On Agate Hill: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781565125773
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Published: A Shannon Ravenel Book - August 28th, 2007

Dimestore: A Writer's Life Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781616206468
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Published: Algonquin Books - April 4th, 2017

Blacksburg Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9780738515403
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Published: Arcadia Publishing (SC) - October 2nd, 2003

The City of Roanoke, Virginia: As It Appears in the Year 1890 (Classic Reprint) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781334609206
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Published: Forgotten Books - December 14th, 2016

Haunts of Virginia's Blue Ridge Highlands (Haunted America) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781596299887
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Published: History Press - August 18th, 2010

Virginia Rail Trails: Crossing the Commonwealth Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781626196537
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Published: History Press - October 28th, 2014

Mister Owita's Guide to Gardening: How I Learned the Unexpected Joy of a Green Thumb and an Open Heart Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780425273838
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Published: Berkley - February 3rd, 2015

Most Scandalous Woman: Magda Portal and the Dream of Revolution in Peru Cover Image
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Published: University of Oklahoma Press - October 19th, 2017

This Is Where You Belong: Finding Home Wherever You Are Cover Image
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Published: Penguin Books - July 4th, 2017

If the Creek Don't Rise Cover Image
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Published: Sourcebooks Landmark - August 1st, 2017

If the Creek Don't Rise Cover Image
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Published: Sourcebooks Landmark - August 1st, 2017

Pilgrim at Tinker Creek Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780061233326
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Published: Harper Perennial Modern Classics - September 10th, 2013

A Guide to the Crooked Road: Virginia's Heritage Music Trail [With CD (Audio)] Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780895873279
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Published: Blair - May 1st, 2006