The Book

A blog about the book & the release of Overhills by Jeffrey D. Irwin and Kaitlin O’Shea.  

See here. On sale October 6, 2008.  Once the book is released, we will be able to give you more information about local book signings, etc.  If the book is not on sale in your local bookstore, please ask the owner if he/she would consider selling it or you may order it online.  Feel free to email us questions or leave comments on this site.


We regret to inform you that due to unforeseen scheduling we will be unable to hold a book signing this weekend (April 11). We apologize and thank you very much for your interest in Overhills. If you have any questions for us, please feel free to email them to one of us (see Contact).

thank you.

Saturday April 4, 2009. 1-3 pm. Barnes & Noble on Glensford Road in Fayetteville, NC.

Sorry, everyone, but we have to reschedule with Barnes & Noble. We will let you know when have a confirmed date.

Thank you!

To everyone who joined us at the book signing on January 29, thank you for coming! We enjoyed talking about Overhills and the book and meeting many of the guests afterwards. We appreciate your support.

Talking about Overhills.

Talking about Overhills.

To anyone who missed it, we will be having a book signing at Barnes & Noble in Fayetteville, NC sometime around April 2009. We’ll keep you posted.

Jeff and Kaitlin at The Country Bookshop.

Jeff and Kaitlin at The Country Bookshop.

#1 Seller!

This week, Overhills, is the number-one seller at the Country Bookshop in the Softcover Nonfiction category. Thank you to everyone who has purchased a copy!


Join us this Thursday for a brief talk about the history of Overhills, why we wrote the book, and lots of other fun Overhills things! We’ll talk, sign books, and mingle. The Country Bookshop will have light snacks as well. We’d love to meet you!

See the article here.  It is in the Sunday January 25 edition of The Pilot in Southern Pines.  Thanks to author, Kay Grismer!

A reminder:

1/29/2009 –  MEET THE AUTHOR
Local authors Jeffrey Irwin, archaeologist and Kaitlin O’Shea, historian, present their book Overhills, the 70 year history of the Rockefeller estate in western Harnett County. The Country Bookshop. For more information, call 910.692.3211.
Time: 4pm

The Country Bookshop is on Broad Street in downtown Southern Pines.  Check The Pilot on 1/24 for an article about the book.

We hope to see you there! Spread the word.