Myths and Mysteries of North Carolina

True Stories of the Unsolved and Unexplained

Book Description

Part of our new and growing Mysteries and Legends series, Mysteries and Legends of North Carolina explores unusual phenomena, strange events, and mysteries in North Carolina's history. Each episode included in the book is a story unto itself, and the tone and style of the book is lively and easy to read for a general audience interested in North Carolina history.

Read about the Cherokee legend of the Judaculla rock. Try to figure out if Tom Dula, subject of many a local myth and a popular folk song, really did murder his wife. Speculate as to what really caused the Carolina Bays indentations.

About Pitzer, Sara

Sara Pitzer is the author of North Carolina Off the Beaten Path (GPP Travel). She has written for Our State Magazine and has been a staff writer for the Salisbury Post