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Current editors:
Beth DeFrancis defrancb@georgetown.edu, Editor
John Connolly jpconnolly@crimson.ua.edu, Assistant Editor

July/August/September 2012
Volume 58, Number 3

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Virginia Publications

by Lyn C. A. Gardner

Virginia Libraries invites VLA members and Virginia creators to send news of their latest publications. Asterisks before the author’s name indicate known VLA members. If you’re aware of new publications by Virginia residents, please email the columnist at cgardner@hampton.gov. If you have access to an item on this list and would like to review it, please query the editors (see page 4 for more information).

Andrews, Donna. The Real McCaw. New York: Minotaur Books, 2011. ISBN:9780312621209.

Cherry, Kelly. The Woman Who. Raleigh, NC: Boson Books, 2010. ISBN:9780917990601.

Dahmann, Donald C., ed. Diligent and Unwearied in the Discharge of His Pastoral Duties: The 1805 Diary of the Rev. Dr. James Muir of the Presbyterian Meeting House in Alexandria, Virginia. Westminster, MD: Heritage Books, 2011. ISBN:9780788453045.

Demarest, Chris. Arlington: The Story of Our Nation’s Cemetery. New York: Roaring Brook Press, 2010. ISBN:9781596435179.

Fox, John J. The Confederate Alamo: Bloodbath at Petersburg’s Fort Gregg on April 2, 1865. Winchester, VA: Angle Valley Press, 2010. ISBN:9780971195004.

Weidele, Geoff, and the Public Relations & Media Services Division of HCTV. Virginia: The Mother of Presidents. Henrico, VA: HCTV, 2012. DVD.

Grisham, John. The Confession: A Novel. New York: Doubleday,2010. ISBN:9780385528047.

Hepinstall, Kathy. Blue Asylum: A Novel. Boston: Houghton Mifflin/ Harcourt, 2012. ISBN:9780547712079.

Hitchcock, Susan Tyler. The University of Virginia: A Pictorial History. Updated and expanded by Mariflo Stephens. 2nd ed. Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia and University of Virginia Bookstore, 2012. ISBN:9780813931241.

Holt, Kimberly Willis. Piper Reed, Forever Friend. Illustrated by Christine Davenier. New York: Henry Holt, 2012. ISBN:9780805090086.

Hudgins, Maria. Death of a Second Wife. Waterville, ME: Five Star, 2012. ISBN:9781432825928.

Hustwit, Barbara E. Never Far from Home: Willa Cather, on Choosing Names from Frederick County, Virginia, for Her Literary Characters. Wooster, OH: Wooster Book Co., 2012. ISBN:9781590987537.

Klein, Lisa. Cate of the Lost Colony. New York: Bloomsbury Childrens Books, 2010. ISBN:9781599905075.

Kranish, Michael. Flight from Monticello: Thomas Jefferson at War. New York: Oxford University Press, 2010. ISBN:9780195374629.

Kraus, Harry L., Jr. The Six-Liter Club: A Novel. New York: Howard Books/Simon & Schuster, 2010. ISBN:9781416577973.

Lohmann, Bill. Backroads and Byways of Virginia: Drives, Day Trips & Weekend Excursions. Woodstock, VT: Countryman Press, 2010. ISBN:9780881509045.

Lorenzi, Natalie Dias. Flying the Dragon. Watertown, MA: Charlesbridge, 2012. ISBN:9781580894340.

MacVicar, Jamie. The Advance Man: A Journey into the World of the Circus. Albany, GA: Bear Manor Media, 2010. ISBN:9781593932039.

Martin, Stephen Hawley. Dead Man of the Year: A Whodunit. Richmond, VA: Oaklea Press, 2010.ISBN:9781892538758.

McCoy, Judi. Death in Show: A Dog Walker Mystery. New York: Signet, 2010. ISBN:9780451230485.

McEwan, Barbara. Thomas Jefferson: Farmer. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2012. ISBN: 9780786467327.

McLean, George A., Jr. Skirmish at Pearisburg. Lynchburg, VA: Blackwell Press, 2012. ISBN:9780983048299.

Miller, Kristie. Ellen and Edith: Woodrow Wilson’s First Ladies. Lawrence, KS: University Press of Kansas, 2010. ISBN:9780700617371.

Mockler, Susan Bucci. Noisy Souls: Poems. Georgetown, KY: Finishing Line Press, 2010. ISBN:9781599246246.

Nicholls, Michael L. Whispers of Rebellion: Narrating Gabriel’s Conspiracy. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2012. ISBN:9780813931937.

Pearson, T. R. Jerusalem Gap. Virginia: Barking Mad Press, 2010.

ISBN:9780615398655.

Quarstein, John V. The CSS Virginia: Sink before Surrender. Charleston, SC: The History Press, 2012. ISBN:9781609495800.

Radulescu, Domnica. Black Sea Twilight. London: Doubleday, 2010. ISBN:9780385614283.

Rhodes, Suzanne U. A Welcome Shore. Moscow, ID: Canon Press, 2010. ISBN:9781591280743.

Shank, Marilyn Sue. Child of the Mountains. New York: Delacorte Press, 2012. ISBN:9780385740791.

Singleton, Sharron. A Thin Thread of Water. Georgetown, KY: Finishing Line Press, 2010. ISBN:9781599246475.

Skloot, Rebecca. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks. New York: Crown Publishers, 2010. ISBN:9781400052172.

Smartt, Elizabeth Thalhimer. Finding Thalhimers. Manakin-Sabot, VA: Dementi Milestone, 2010. ISBN:9780982701911.

Smith, Andrea P. Pocahontas and John Smith. New York: PowerKids Press, 2012. ISBN:9781448851904.

Smith, Suzanne E. To Serve the Living: Funeral Directors and the African American Way of Death. Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2010. ISBN:9780674036215.

Somma, C. Thomas. Midori and the 1000 Stitch Belt. Denver, CO: Outskirts Press, 2011. ISBN:9781432762575.

Spinola, Jennifer Rogers. Like Sweet Potato Pie. Uhrichsville, OH: Barbour Pub., 2012. ISBN:781616263652.

Stanton, Lucia. “Those Who Labor for My Happiness”: Slavery at Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2012. ISBN:9780813932231.

Sundquist, Josh. Just Don’t Fall: How I Grew Up, Conquered Illness, and Made It Down the Mountain. New York: Viking, 2010. ISBN:9780670021468.

Swenson, Kristin. Bible Babel: Making Sense of the Most Talked about Book of All Time. New York: Harper, 2010. ISBN:9780061728297.

Taylor, Elizabeth Dowling. A Slave in the White House: Paul Jennings and the Madisons. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012. ISBN:9780230108936.

Theroux, Phyllis. The Journal Keeper: A Memoir. New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, 2010. ISBN:9780802118974.

Tillson, Albert, Jr. Accommodating Revolutions: Virginia’s Northern Neck in an Era of Transformations. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2010. ISBN:9780813928456.

Trigiani, Adriana. Brava Valentine: A Novel. New York: HarperCollins, 2010. ISBN:9780061257070.

Turner, Jeffrey A. Sitting In and Speaking Out: Student Movements in America, 1960–1970. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2010. ISBN:9780820335933.

Tweedy, Katie Chenery, and Leanne Meadows Ladin. Secretariat’s Meadow: The Land, the Family, the Legend. Manakin-Sabot, VA: Dementi Milestone Pub., 2010. ISBN:9780982701904.

Wheeler, Lesley. Heterotopia. New York: Barrow Street Press, 2010. ISBN:9780981987620.

Wittenberg, Eric J. The Battle of Brandy Station: North America’s Largest Cavalry Battle. Charleston, SC: History Press, 2010. ISBN:9781596297821.

Woodcock, Diana. In the Shade of the Sidra Tree. Georgetown, KY: Finishing Line Press, 2010. ISBN:1599246546.

Yarsinske, Amy Waters. Flyboys over Hampton Roads: Glenn Curtiss’s Southern Experiment. Charleston, SC: History Press, 2010. ISBN:9781596299726.

Young-Stone, Michele. The Handbook for Lightning Strike Survivors: A Novel. New York: Shaye Areheart Books, 2010. ISBN:9780307464477.

Ziegler, Irene. Ashes to Water. Waterville, ME: Five Star, 2010. ISBN:9781594148606. VL


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