Mountain Magic! Maybe you are a “mountain person” and love stories and words. Sept. 12-14, the Carolina Mountains Literary Festival, in Burnsville, NC, showcases authors and works that transport us to other times and places. A festival of ideas, you can attend workshops and hear famous authors share their craft. Keynote speaker is Elizabeth Kostova, author of The Historian and Swan Thieves. www.cmlitfest.org for info. Calling all SCCL Book Worms and Book Lovers!