Guest Reader Playlist: Gary Carden
We asked our friend, the multi-talented Gary Carden to suggest some of his favorite books. (Fall 2013)
"I guess this will be heavy on Appalachian novels and biographies, but I also have a strong interest in horror/fantasy."
Gary Carden in front of his new shop c. 1985
Main Street, Sylva, North Carolina
I know it isn't socially acceptable, but I still love Stephen King. Doctor Sleep is a sequel to The Shining... watch for my forthcoming review in The Smoky Mountain News.
City Lights has a limited number of signed first editions of this fine short story collection.
William Gay died in 2012... I'm still waiting for that unpublished novel