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A Southern Place
Mary Jane Hatcher-- everyone calls her Mojo-- is beat up bad. She’s in the ICU of Phoebe Putney, the largest hospital in South Georgia, barely able to talk. How Mojo goes from being that skinny little girl in Nolan, a small forgotten town along the...

20.07.2015

My Brother Michael
Out of the shotgun houses and deep, shaded porches of a west Florida mill town comes this extraordinary novel of love and redemption as told by revisionist historian Gabriel Catts. On the eve of his fortieth birthday, Gabe takes his own history in...

08.04.2017

The Portable Charles W. Chesnutt
Collections from two of our most influential African American writers?under the general editorship of Henry Louis Gates, Jr. An icon of nineteenth-century American fiction, Charles W. Chesnutt?an incisive storyteller of the...

28.01.2014

Dollbaby
A big-hearted coming-of-age debut set in civil rights-era New Orleans—a novel of Southern eccentricity and secretsWhen Ibby Bell’s father dies unexpectedly in the summer of 1964, her mother unceremoniously deposits Ibby with...

13.09.2017

James Taylor's Shocked and Amazed!
The planet's foremost sideshow authority takes you on an unforgettable tour. (SEE QUOTE.)

28.08.2015

Fire in the Morning
Born in Carrollton, Mississippi, Spencer was valedictorian of her graduating class at local J.Z. George High School. She earned her Bachelor of Arts at Belhaven College in Jackson, Mississippi and her Master's Degree in Literature at Vanderbilt...

30.10.2013