Lisa Yarger

Lisa Yarger

Photo by: Sabine Keuckelmann

Lisa Yarger grew up in Raleigh, studied English at Wake Forest University and earned a master's degree in folklore from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She met Lovie Shelton in 1996 while working on an exhibit at the North Carolina Museum of History. Since 2005 she has lived in Munich, Germany, where she and her family own and operate the Munich Readery, an English-language secondhand bookshop.

Author Events


Wednesday, April 19, 2017 | 5:30pm
UNC-CH School of Nursing-Fox Auditorium
Chapel Hill, NC

Thursday, April 20, 2017 | 7:00pm
Scuppernong Books
Greensboro, NC

Books by the Author