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From the Publisher"Not just a guidebook but a wealth of information, images, book and article excerpts, the Literary Trails of the North Carolina Mountains: A Guidebook, written by Georgann Eubanks, would be worth reading even if you weren't traveling."
-Home & Away Magazine
"Links the lives of 170 of North Carolina's visiting and native writers with mountain region destinations."
"Literary Trails of the North Carolina Mountains underscores the state's rich literary legacy that's ongoing, and introduces folks to writers' work they may want to further explore."
A unique twist to common travel guidebooks. . . . [Eubanks] makes familiar destinations new again.
"Takes the reader into shaded byways of fascinating obscurity or simply personal aspects of the region's writers and writing. There is a super-highway of information to be found on the gravel roads and winding tracks of North Carolina's mountains. . . . A welcome addition to the ever-lengthening shelf of worthwhile words about the state's rich literary heritage."
-North Carolina Literary Review
Georgann Eubanks has not written a guidebook; she has furnished a cheerful and personable and wonderfully informed companion to take us along the literary leafy tracks and briary bypaths of the North Carolina mountains. Welcome one and all, reader and traveler, to blue-green vistas of pleasure!
Georgann Eubanks proves to be the perfect tour guide—knowledgeable, companionable, insightful, and often surprising. A perfect book for the armchair traveler as well as the actual tourist.