Author Little, Loyd
Little’s published novels include: Parthian Shot, winner
of the PEN-Hemingway award and a Playboy Book-of-the-Month Selection,
(Viking Press in hardback/Ivy Press in paperback, 1975), In the
Village of the Man (Viking-Penguin Press hardback, 1977),
Smokehouse Jam, (Available Press, a division of Ballantine Books,
1989) and Roll On Sugaree (Author House, 2013). Published
short stories: “Out With the Lions”, published in Free Fire Zone:
Short Stories by Vietnam Vets (McGraw Hill, 1973) and “The Moon in
June” (Playboy, March, 1977).
Islands of Memories, a nonfiction picture book about
the Hre Montagnards around Gia Vuc, a Special Forces camp where he
served in 1965. Murder at
Slack Reach, a mystery novel, is complete and available for
acquisition as well.
A graduate of the University of North Carolina, he has taught creative writing at UNC-Chapel Hill and in the state’s community college system and has lectured at various literary events. He has been a critiquer of novels and short stories for more than 20 years for the N.C. Writers Network, as well as an active member of the Network. He was the editor/managing editor of four newspapers in North and South Carolina.
A Fox with Earrings
Nolan Chastain must find a killer before the police charge him with the death of his lover...[read more]