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Literary Bookpost

1. Everything I Need to Know I Learned from a Little Golden Book, by Diana Muldrow.

2. Sword and Scalpel: A Doctor Looks Back at Vietnam, by Larry Rogers, MD.

3. A Pastor’s Poetry Volumne One, by Kenny Walden.

4. Challenges Faced by Iraq War Reservists and Their Families, by Ken Walden.

5. Leading with Honor: Leadership Lessons from the Hanoi Hilton, by Lee Ellis.

6. Killing Patton, by Bill O’Reilly, Martin Dugard.

7. The Children Act, by Ian McEwan.

8. No Such Thing as a Cherokee Princess, by Barrie Miller Kirby.

9. I Never Met a Story I Didn’t Like: Mostly True Tall Tales, by Todd Snider.

10. The Goldfinch, by Donna Tartt.

Indiebound bestsellers


1. Gray Mountain, by John Grisham.

2. Leaving Time, by Jodi Picoult.

3. All the Light We Cannot See, by Anthony Doerr.

4. Lila, by Marilynne Robinson.

5. Edge of Eternity, by Ken Follett.

6. Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage, by Haruki Murakami.

7. Blue Horses, by Mary Oliver.

8. Some Luck, by Jane Smiley.

9. The Children Act, by Ian McEwan.

10. The Goldfinch, by Donna Tartt.


1. Not That Kind of Girl, by Lena Dunham.

2. Killing Patton, by Bill O’Reilly, Martin Dugard.

3. Being Mortal, by Atul Gawande.

4. The Innovators, by Walter Isaacson.

5. Plenty More, by Yotam Ottolenghi.

6. Everything I Need to Know I Learned from a Little Golden Book, by Diana Muldrow.

7. What If? by Randall Munroe.

8. Rebel Yell, by S.C. Gwynne.

9. Choose Your Own Autobiography, by Neil Patrick Harris.

10. How Google Works, by Eric Schmidt, Jonathan Rosenberg.


Ask Us

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Political Notebook: Rowan’s lawmakers pass 140 bills into the opposite chamber before deadline


Police chief to present use of force policy; city manager to present 2021-22 budget


Botter: Rockwell man arrested on charges of felony larceny, possession of stolen vehicle


CDC director says mask turnaround based solely on science


Catawba College hosts three in-person commencement ceremonies


With high case loads causing numerous staff departures, Child Protective Services seeks more positions


Livingstone College graduates celebrate ‘crossing the finish line’ during commencement celebration


Rowan sees 4 new COVID-19 deaths as mask mandate lifted, vaccines administered continue decline


Spencer is latest town updating its development ordinance


Salisbury native Kristy Woodson Harvey makes NY Times bestseller list


Board of Commissioners will convene for third time in May


Cheerleading team competes at Disney


Biz Roundup: Salisbury, Kannapolis among recipients of Region of Excellence Awards


Salisbury High to celebrate football, swimming champions with parade

High School

High school girls soccer: Isley, Webb lead all-county team


Spencer awarded $10,000 to develop trails at Stanback Forest


‘Tails and Tales’ coming to library this summer


Public Records: March Deeds


Salisbury Symphony’s ‘Return to the Concert Hall’ available May 24-31


Salisbury teen becomes one of first in age group to receive COVID-19 vaccine


Local farm and creamery poised to add goat yoga, artisan goat cheese to offerings


Pandemic’s impact, uncertainty of transit funding prompt request to eliminate Rowan Express service


New Waterworks’ exhibit opens June 1