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WV Book Team: Witchy Wanda flies in for Halloween
WV Book Team: Witchy Wanda flies in for Halloween

“Jackson vs. Witchy Wanda: Making Kid Soup.” By Belinda Anderson. Mountain State Press (2013). 182 pages.

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — There’s a new lady in town and she’s hungry!

Witchy Wanda doesn’t ride...

WV Book Team: Witchy Wanda flies in for Halloween
WV Book Team: Witchy Wanda flies in for Halloween

“Jackson vs. Witchy Wanda: Making Kid Soup.” By Belinda Anderson. Mountain State Press (2013). 182 pages.

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — There’s a new lady in town and she’s hungry!

Witchy Wanda doesn’t ride...

WV Book Team: Get online mags free from the library
WV Book Team: Get online mags free from the library

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — There’s nothing quite like the pleasure of flipping through a magazine.

Whether it’s finding a weekend recipe, pining for a vacation, or getting in-depth on current events, magazines truly have something...

Book event: Author writes strong Southern women
Book event: Author writes strong Southern women

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Born and raised in Charleston, Mary Ann Henry graduated from West Virginia State College, then earned a master’s degree at Ohio University.

After working as a public schoolteacher for five years, Henry spent her ...

Edgewood Country Club produces history book
Edgewood Country Club produces history book

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Overlooking the city of Charleston, Edgewood Country Club, West Virginia’s oldest continuously operating country club, has been home to many of the community’s leading families for 116 years.

In his new...

WV Book Team: Something to talk about
WV Book Team: Something to talk about

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The only thing better than reading a book is reading a book with other people and talking about it.

Book groups are growing ever more popular, as we rediscover the joy of connecting face to face with other people...

WV Book Team: Library card is ticket to success
WV Book Team: Library card is ticket to success

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — In the world of books, September is a special month — time to get a library card if you don’t have one, and time to read books of all kinds — especially the ones others don’t want you to read....

Banned books? Bring ‘em on!
Banned books? Bring ‘em on!

The time is coming for a week-long literary affair. From September 21-27, the country will celebrate Banned Books Week, so get ready to break some rules.

Started by the American Library Association in 1982, Banned Books Week is an annual event...

WV Book Team: Memoir is a deep, dark look at love
WV Book Team: Memoir is a deep, dark look at love

“Dark Wine Waters: My Husband of a Thousand Joys and Sorrows” by Fran Simone. Central Recovery Press (2014). 206 pages.

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Dr. Fran Simone’s “Dark Wine Waters” is the story of her...

Law firm marks 150 years with book of its history
Law firm marks 150 years with book of its history

A year after West Virginia celebrated its 150th birthday, the Charleston law firm of Spilman Thomas & Battle is celebrating its own sesquicentennial.

Today, Spilman Thomas & Battle serves local, regional, national and international businesses....

WV Book Team: Debut novels are exciting revelations
WV Book Team: Debut novels are exciting revelations

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — It’s always exciting when an author you know and trust comes out with a new book, but it can be equally exciting to discover a new writer whose work knocks your socks off.

A good freshman novel can establish a...

WV Book Team: Ghost stories in ‘Fireside Folklore’
WV Book Team: Ghost stories in ‘Fireside Folklore’

“Fireside Folklore of West Virginia, Volume II: Ghost, Spirits, Legends & Dark History,” by Sherri Brake. West Virginia Book Co. 136 pages. $15. Paperback.

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — “Fireside Folklore” is a series...

WV Book Team: Canine characters unleashed
WV Book Team: Canine characters unleashed

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Canines. Pooches. Pups. Man’s best friend. It’s the dog days of summer, and now is the perfect time to be leashed to a good book.

Those of you who love dogs won’t be able to resist pawing through...

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