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The Scoop – March/April 2020

The Big House Road Trip – Macon, GA You can’t compile a list of famous Georgia musicians without the Allman Brothers Band. The Southern rock band formed in 1969 in Jacksonville, Fla., but called Macon home from 1969 to 1979 turning the middle Georgia city into a recording mecca during the 1970s. The band, anchored…

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The Scoop – January/February 2020

THE READING NOOK The Lady of Bolton Hill by Elizabeth Camden Female journalists are rare in 1879, but American-born Clara Endicott has finally made a name for herself with her provocative articles championing London’s poor. When the backlash from her work forces a return home to Baltimore, Clara finds herself face-to-face with a childhood sweetheart…

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The Scoop – Winter II 2019

SOUTHERN WOMEN More than 100 stores of Innovators, Artists and Icons The editors of Garden & Gun have delivered the perfect gift just in time for Christmas. In their newest book, the editors of G&G paint a more accurate picture of the modern Southern woman. A woman who has style, remarkable strength and grace, but…

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The Scoop – Fall 2019

IT’S GREAT TO BE A GEORGIA BULLDOG! Are you ready for some Football? The 2019 football season kicks off on Saturday, August 31, when the Bulldogs travel to Nashville to take on the Commodores of Vanderbilt. Georgia’s ranked third in the preseason polls, behind  Clemson and Alabama respectively. It is no doubt Georgia is one…

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The Scoop – Summer 2019

SUMMER READING Hotbox So after you throw your fabulous summer soiree, or perhaps before, pick up a copy of the Lee Brothers latest book, Hotbox: Inside Catering, the Food World’s Riskiest Business. Hotbox provides an inside look at the drama of high-end catering business in New York. Matt and Ted Lee spent four years working…

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The Scoop – Spring 2019

  Hot off the Press: BACKPACKING OVERNIGHTS Looking for a great outdoor adventure this spring, but don’t want to travel too far? Jim Parham’s newest book, Backpacking Overnights, is the perfect resource offering 48 multi-day hikes, for hikers of all levels, in the mountains of Georgia and Tennessee. Parham, who grew up in North Georgia…

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