Wendy Welch Author, Bookseller

Wendy Welch is the author of The Little Bookstore of Big Stone Gap: a memoir of friendship, community, and the uncommon pleasure of a good book (St. Martin’s Press; October 2, 2012) and with her husband runs Tales of the Lonesome Pine Used Books in Southwestern Virginia. Her blog has details of the “Booking Down the Road Trip” they took in 2011, visiting 42 independent bookstores in ten states.