Read about these books in the Sunday June 5 print edition of The News & Observer.
- Grandfather Mountain: The History and Guide to an Appalachian Icon by Randy Johnson
- Winning Texas by Nancy Stancill
- Sweetbitter by Stephanie Danler
- Our Kids: The American Dream in Crisis by Robert D. Putnam
- The Beautiful Bureaucrat by Helen Phillips
- Jim Henson: The Biography by Brian Jay Jones
- The Book of Aron by Jim Shepard
- Daughters of the Samurai: A Journey From East to West and Back by Janice P. Nimura
- Did You Ever Have a Family by Bill Clegg
- Rain: A Natural and Cultural History by Cynthia Barnett
And, in Triangle Reads, meet the 100 members of the Raleigh Women’s Coffee & Book Club.