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Inside our October/November Issue

Food & Drink


City Portrait

Believing in Baltimore

Maryland’s urban center has its share of complications, but dig beneath the headlines, and charm city has a way of winning you over

Arts & Culture

24 Slideshow


The Best Books of 2018—So Far

We’re halfway through the year, but still just getting through our pile of great Southern reads. Make time for some—if not all two dozen—of these novels, cookbooks, and coffee table tomes before the second half of the year brings even more goodies for book lovers


See Charleston in a Whole New Way

The Historic Charleston Foundation’s revolutionary new app highlights more than 300 of the Holy City’s hidden stories


Meet Jewelry Designer Jody Candrian

Southern baubles with a Southwestern twist

Arts & Culture

Three Cocktails Inspired by Georgia O’Keeffe

Bartenders toast the acclaimed painter as a new exhibit opens at the North Carolina Museum of Art in Raleigh

Arts & Culture

Must-Have New Southern Cookbooks

Four new releases shake up the region’s culinary traditions


10 Slideshow


New Albums for October

Harmony-driven anthems from the Watson Twins, acoustic cuts from Blackberry Smoke, and happy returns from Jason Isbell and Edie Brickell

Sporting Life


Force of Nature: How Dr. Drew Lanham Is Changing Birding

The South Carolina ornithologist’s enthusiasm has brought the pursuit—and its connections to history and race—to a new audience