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Photo depicts Charles Daniel Malone and his wife, Clara Elizabeth Joyner, about 1881.

Just Released... Charles Daniel Malone, A Life

New Release!
This is a richly-detailed account of the life of Malone (1845-1927), a Warren County native, who was reared in Louisburg...
Someone Has Killed the Bishop, book cover

Someone Has Killed the Bishop

Who would want to kill a Bishop? Well, in fact, lots of people.
A real “who-done-it” in the classic tradition, this 152-page paperback traces the convoluted ins and outs surrounding the murder of...
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Love Ukraine Bumper Sticker

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Sermons Radical & Traditional

This 242-page selection from the 30-year career of a veteran North Carolina Episcopal priest reflects his background as a former print journalist and college English teacher. His writing is a blend of the traditional with a flavoring of non-conformity—something like a Confederate statue wearing a Black Lives Matter tee shirt! In these sermons, Irish mysticism walks hand in hand with critical thinking, and the Social Gospel and the Gospel of Atonement engage in fisticuffs.
The Last Civil War Funeral: Burying the Third Crew of the Confederate Submarine Hunley booklet cover

The Last Civil War Funeral: Burying the Third Crew of the Confederate Submarine Hunley

E. T. (Ted) Malone, Jr., who covered the Hunley crew burial for the Episcopal News Service, is a retired Episcopal priest, illustrator, and local historian who lives in Warrenton, N. C....
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Gone Looking for America

Grab your copy of Charles Malone's new companion volume to his earlier Vietnam memoir. This new book describes his adventures and misadventures during the tumultuous summer of 1968, when he served on Capitol Hill as an intern on the staff of U. S. Senator Sam Ervin, Jr.
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Adventures of the Taylor Boys

New for Middle School Readers: Ten exciting stories, full of adventure and mystery, recount the exploits of teenage brothers Ted and Johnny Taylor, who are amateur detectives and students at Broughton High School in Raleigh, North Carolina, during the 1990s.
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Dromgoole, Twice-Murdered

Dromgoole, Twice-Murdered: Unraveling a Southern Legend of Duels, Disappearance, Seminole Wars, Secret Societies, Mystery, Castles, & Flagler’s Millions

New Book Solves Old Mystery of Peter Dromgoole - E. T. Malone, Jr.’s new book revealing the true fate of Peter Pelham Dromgoole is the ideal gift for any University of North Carolina grad or fan.


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Return of the Roy: A Parody of The Lord of the Rings

UNC Athletic Department would not license it in 2004 because it made fun of Duke. Isn't that the point?!!!
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Malone’s New Literary Map of North Carolina

Long-awaited Revision of Malone's New Literary Map of North Carolina Now Available. More than 30 new writers added. New artwork. Much additional updating. Enhanced color. Place your orders now!
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