Grigsby Arnette Announces Release of ‘Tales from a Carolina Crazy’

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New book takes readers through the exciting and funny life of a Southern man.

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This book is written from an Animal House humor, incorporating sarcasm with slang.

In “Tales from a Carolina Crazy: Reaching the End of My Rope” (published by AuthorHouse), author Grigsby Arnette’s new humorous short stories, readers are treated to a collection of short stories from the author’s life that will have them thinking back to their innocent childhood days.

“This book is written from an Animal House humor, incorporating sarcasm with slang,” says Arnette. “The purpose is to entertain and possibly leave a touch of nostalgia with you.”

As readers enter Arnette’s world, they find themselves transported back to their days of youthful, innocent pranks and frolicking fun with friends and acquaintances. The book takes them from stories about childhood to college, each story filled with adventure, humor and so much more. The book also takes them to different settings spread across the globe. Fun and exciting, “Tales from a Carolina Crazy” will have readers seeing life from a Southerners point of view as they explore tales of the good old days.

An excerpt from “Taser Stupid” in “Tales from a Carolina Crazy”:

“What happened next is almost beyond description, Dennis was sitting there alone, Fluffy, his cat, looking on with her head cocked to one side as to say, ‘don’t do it...’ reasoning that a one second burst from such a tiny little ole thing couldn’t possibly hurt all that bad. He decided to give himself a one second burst just for the hell of it. He touched the prongs to his naked thigh, pushed the button and….HOLY MOTHER OF …!@*! WEAPONS OF MASS DESTRUCTION!!’”

“Tales from a Carolina Crazy”
By Grigsby Arnette
Hardcover | 6 x 9in | 400 pages | ISBN 9 781467041621
Softcover | 6 x ###in | 400 pages | ISBN 9 781467041638
E-Book | 400 pages | ISBN 9 781467041614
Available at Amazon and Barnes & Noble

About the Author

Grigsby Arnette spent his youth seeking adventure in South Carolina, exploring its waterways and national forests, even the Atlantic Ocean. He is a tennis professional, which has allowed him to travel around the world and experience quite a few changes in customs and cultures. He is recognized by the USTA and the USPTA as a well respected coach on the international level. He has also coached many foreign Davis Cup teams. In addition to tennis, he is a professional percussionist, fisherman, hunter, mountain climber, scuba diver and dirt biker. He also is the inventor and owner of He has a quick wit, love for life and an unquenchable thirst for adventure. This is his second book.

AuthorHouse, an Author Solutions, Inc. self-publishing imprint, is a leading provider of book publishing, marketing, and bookselling services for authors around the globe and offers the industry’s only suite of Hollywood book-to-film services. Committed to providing the highest level of customer service, AuthorHouse assigns each author personal publishing and marketing consultants who provide guidance throughout the process. Headquartered in Bloomington, Indiana, AuthorHouse celebrated 15 years of service to authors in Sept. 2011. For more information or to publish a book, visit or call 1-888-519-5121. For the latest, follow @authorhouse on Twitter.

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