Books of Local Interest

Here are some books by local authors, about local topics, or both! Of course, in addition to this list, we would recommend everything Jefferson, Madison, and Monroe.

The following books are also available for purchase in the store:

  • Secrets of the Blue Ridge, by Phil James (local historian)
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Riding to Camille: A Novel of Love and Perseverance Through One of Virginia's Most Devastating Storms Cover Image
ISBN: 9781940857015
Availability: Backordered
Published: Authorspress Publishing - December 2013

Dishing Up® Virginia: 145 Recipes That Celebrate Colonial Traditions and Contemporary Flavors Cover Image
By Patrick Evans-Hylton, Marcel A. Desaulniers (Foreword by), Edwin Remsberg (Photographs by)
ISBN: 9781612120027
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Published: Storey Publishing, LLC - April 9th, 2013

Colorful,fun informative, and hunger inducing!

By Peter J. Hatch, Alice Waters (Foreword by)
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ISBN: 9780300171143
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Yale University Press - April 24th, 2012

Crozetian Peter Hatch has written a beuatiful book about the gardens of Monticello

Hiking and Traveling the Blue Ridge Parkway: The Only Guide You Will Ever Need, Including Gps, Detailed Maps, and More (Southern Gateways Guides) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781469608198
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Published: University of North Carolina Press - June 2013