Edward Barnes Ellis, Jr


Eddie Ellis is a journalist, entrepreneur, and life-long student of the heritage of Craven County in North Carolina.

With In This Small Place: Amazing Tales of the First 300 Years of Havelock and Craven County, North Carolina, and Historic Images of Havelock and Cherry Point, Ellis proved himself to be a gifted storyteller.

His newest book, New Bern History 101, is a compelling portrait of the city of his birth, New Bern, (North Carolina's Colonial capital) is destined to become a classic of local history.