Lee’s new memoir, Dimestore will be published in March, 2016 by Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill.

Click to hear Lee Smith read a portion of The Last Girls.

Book Tour Dates


January 3-5, 2014
The Best of Our State event at the Grove Park Inn
Asheville, NC

January 27, 2014
Reading in Key West
Details to come

February 24, 2014 
Brickell Literary Society Event for Books and Books
Miami FL
Location TBA

March 1, 2014        
A Benefit Performance in Atlanta with John McCutcheon
Songs and Stories
Details to come

March 8, 2014
Benefit Performance in Wilmington, NC with Clyde Edgerton, Jill McCorkle, and Randall Kenan
Details to come

March 22, 2014        
Virginia Festival of the Book
More info to come

March 23-24, 2014
Thomas Wolfe Conference
Chapel Hill, NC

April 2, 2014
Meet with local high school students in morning.
Meet with community in evening with sales/signing with a
visit to the Friends of the Library meeting.

April 9, 2014
Carteret Arts Forum
Morehead City, NC
Luncheon program with reading and q&a following
Lee will be signing books after program

May 18, 2014        
South Carolina Book Festival, Columbia, SC
Details to come

August 3, 2014
Virginia Higlands Festival                  
Abingdon, VA
Workshops, reading, book signing
Contact Steve Lindeman at slindeman@tnc.org