NetWest Open Mic

The NetWest program of the North Carolina Writers Network and City Lights Bookstore will host an open mic night at the bookstore on Friday, August 18th at 7 p.m. Folks are encouraged to bring their poetry or short pieces to share. Sign-ups begin at 6:45 p.m. for a 10-minute reading session. The North Carolina Writers' Network connects, promotes, and serves the writers of this state.  They provide education in the craft and business of writing, opportunities for recognition and critique of literary work, resources for writers at all stages of development, support for and advocacy of the literary heritage of North Carolina, and a community for those who write. For more information please visit their website.

Plott Hound Tales

Bob Plott will return to City Lights Bookstore on Saturday, August 19th at 3 p.m. to present his new book.  Plott Hound Tales reveals the fascinating people and places that have shaped the history of the Plott hound. Bob Plott is the great-grandson of George Plott who first brought Plott bear hounds to America. He is also the author of Strike and Stay: The Story of the Plott Hound, A History of Hunting in the Great Smoky Mountains, Legendary Hunters of the Southern Highlands, and Colorful Characters of the Great Smoky Mountains. He and his family continue to raise the family Plott hounds at their Plott Ridge Kennels near Eufola, North Carolina.

Plott Hound Tales: Legendary People & Places Behind the Breed Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781625858368
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: History Press - August 14th, 2017

The Story of the Plott Hound: Strike & Stay Cover Image
$22.99
ISBN: 9781596292628
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: History Press (SC) - December 2007

Legendary Hunters of the Southern Highlands: A Century of Sport and Survival in the Great Smoky Mountains Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781596297036
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: History Press (SC) - November 11th, 2009

A History of Hunting in the Great Smoky Mountains Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781596294585
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: History Press (SC) - September 2008

Colorful Characters of the Great Smoky Mountains Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781609491727
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: History Press (SC) - November 15th, 2011

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