Books

Two Hollins Alumni Among Best New Poets for 2013

Two Hollins Alumni Among Best New Poets for 2013

1 / September 18, 2013 11:30 am

“Beyond Measure” by Meighan L. Sharp M.F.A. ’11 and “Walking, Talking, Singing” by Chad Temples M.F.A. ’08 will be featured in the Best New Poets annual anthology.

Hollins Writers Karen Osborn and Shelby Smoak Win Gold IPPY Awards

Hollins Writers Karen Osborn and Shelby Smoak Win Gold IPPY Awards

0 / May 7, 2013 2:15 pm

Karen Osborn ’79 shared the gold medal in the Independent Publisher Book Awards’ Popular Fiction category for her novel, “Centerville,” while Shelby Smoak M.A. ’99 received the gold in the Autobiography/Memoir III (Personal Struggle/Health Issues) category for “Bleeder: A Memoir.”

Hollins Research Featured in New Book by Leading Authority on Treating Mood, Sleep Problems

Hollins Research Featured in New Book by Leading Authority on Treating Mood, Sleep Problems

0 / December 7, 2012 10:15 am

“Chronotherapy: Resetting Your Inner Clock to Boost Mood, Alertness, and Quality Sleep” cites a two-year investigation by Hollins professors and students focusing on the treatment of seasonal affective disorder.

Jackson Quadruplets Publish Debut Novel

Jackson Quadruplets Publish Debut Novel

0 / October 4, 2012 9:20 am

Based largely on their own experiences, “Two Pair: A Quadruple or Nothing Story” is intended to entertain but also give readers insight into the lives of multiples.

“Goodnight Moon” Among Library of Congress’ “Books that Shaped America”

“Goodnight Moon” Among Library of Congress’ “Books that Shaped America”

0 / July 5, 2012 10:30 am

The timeless bedtime story by Margaret Wise Brown, a member of Hollins’ class of 1932, is featured in an exhibition launching the Library’s “Celebration of the Book.”

Hollins Professor Releases Two Books On Major Political Players

0 / December 21, 2011 1:15 pm

The political career of Sen. George Allen and Ronald Reagan’s Central America policy are the focus of two recent volumes by Professor of Political Science Ed Lynch. Roanoke Star-Sentinel writer Gene Marrano talks to Lynch about the books and the current political landscape in Virginia and nationally.

Two Prestigious “Best Of” Lists for 2011 Feature Novel by Children’s Literature Program Director

Two Prestigious “Best Of” Lists for 2011 Feature Novel by Children’s Literature Program Director

1 / December 20, 2011 11:00 am

Amanda Cockrell has received some impressive year-end recognition for her latest book, What We Keep Is Not Always What Will Stay.

Hollins Welcomes Chef Gabrielle Hamilton for Reading/Book Signing March 15, Benefit Dinner March 16

0 / February 21, 2011 11:51 am

The owner of New York’s acclaimed Prune restaurant is visiting Roanoke as part of her national book tour for her eagerly-anticipated memoir, Blood, Bones & Butter Roanoke, Va. – New York chef Gabrielle Hamilton, whose new memoir is earning raves [...]