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By Bill Thompson,Josephine Humphreys

artwork and Craft provides the hand-picked fruit of invoice Thompson’s 3 many years masking writers and writing as ebook assessment editor of Charleston, South Carolina’s submit and Courier. starting with a foreword through Charleston novelist Josephine Humphreys, this assortment is a compendium of interviews that includes the most individual novelists and nonfiction writers in the United States and overseas, together with Tom Wolfe, Pat Conroy, Joyce Carol Oates, Rick Bragg, and Anthony Bourdain, in addition to many South Carolinians. With ten thematic chapters starting from the Southern Renaissance, literature, biography, and trip writing to crime fiction and Civil battle background, artwork and Craft additionally encompasses a sampling of Thompson’s reviews.

Featuring: Jack Bass, Rick Bragg, Roy Blount, Jr., Robin cook dinner, Pat Conroy, Patricia Cornwell, Dorothea Benton Frank, Herb Frazier, Sue Grafton, Carl Hiaasen, Sue Monk Kidd, Brian Lamb, Bret Lott, Jill McCorkle, James McPherson, Mary Alice Monroe, Joyce Carol Oates, Carl Reiner, Dori Sanders, Charles Seabrook, Anne Rivers Siddons, Lee Smith, Mickey Spillane, Paul Theroux, Tom Wolfe

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