Charleston writer R.G. Bruneau has published "The Craftsman's Crucible," an autobiographical novel about a young boy's coming-of-age journey in a family with a domineering father and emotionally detached mother. It intertwines memories of the past with current circumstances, expressing a mes…
In the words of her publisher: "I will miss the hurricane named Dottie. And I will remember her whenever I see a Palmetto tree bend at the mercy of the wind. Or a woman wearing three strands of pearls."
Famed poet, activist and educator Nikki Giovanni will be the keynote speaker at the Black Ink book festival slated for 2 p.m. Oct. 5.
BEN ROBERTSON: South Carolina Journalist and Author. By Jodie M. Peeler. University of South Carolina Press. 224 pages. $30.
Photographer Callie Shell has released her photo book, “Hope, Never Fear: A Personal Portrait of the Obamas.”
The action of "When the Plums Are Ripe" is propelled by a rich cast of Cameroonian characters caught up in this usually overlooked theater of the war.
Author Kathryn Smith first heard about Gertrude Sanford Legendre from a friend who was gathering information online about Medway Plantation. Smith has now written a book about the heiress, explorer, socialite and spy.
Over most of a decade, Bill Fitzpatrick drove tens of thousands of miles to photograph South Carolina's sacred places.
French journalist and travel writer Bernard Ollivier trained his sights on the most ambitious hike of his career: from Istanbul, on foot, along the ancient caravan route through Turkey and Iran to China.
Author Mary Helen Hensley returns to Charleston to talk about her experiences and how understanding can lead to healing.
Author Jessica Handler lures the reader in with magnetic prose, demonstrating her command of fiction in the story about 14-year-old Lulu Hurst.
SAY NOTHING: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland. By Patrick Radden Keefe. Doubleday. 441 pages. $28.95.
GRACE WILL LEAD US HOME: The Charleston Church Massacre and the Hard, Inspiring Journey to Forgiveness. By Jennifer Berry Hawes. St. Martin's Press. 320 pages. $28.99.
The nonprofit Pat Conroy Literary Center, in partnership with the South Carolina Writers Association, Buxton Books and the Companion Foundation, has organized the Our Prince of Scribes Writers Conference, scheduled for 9:45 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, June 29, at Circular Congregational Church, 15…