Holy Smoke: The Big Book of North Carolina Barbecue. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2008.
Cornbread Nation 4: The Best of Southern Food Writing. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2008.
Townways of Kent by Ralph C. Patrick (edited and with a new introduction by the Reeds). Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2008.
1001 Things Everyone Should Know About the South. New York: Doubleday, 1996.
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