Alabama Writers

The Ex-Suicide: A Mountain Brook Novel Katherine Clark

THE EX-SUICIDE: A MOUNTAIN BROOK NOVEL is focused on the house previously occupied by the famous writer, Walker Percy, where his father committed suicide. The storyline follows a young man who is reluctant to accept the reins of the family business his parents are anxious to turn over. An old flame shows then enters...

The Harvard Bride: A Mountain Brook Novel Katherine Clark

THE HARVARD BRIDE: A MOUNTAIN BROOK NOVEL opens to a lavish Mountain Brook wedding and this delightful book truly explains life in one of the of the country's most affluent areas, and the deep South roots that rule the roost.

 

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All the Governor's Men Katherine Clark

ALL THE GOVERNOR'S MEN: A MOUNTAIN BROOK NOVEL with a foreword by Pat Conroy, is a fictional account of George Wallace's run for Governor in 1982 when he faces a young progressive. This darkly comic novel with an unspoken sexual overtone depicts the social and political landscape of Alabama that is like no other, and...

Eyes Over the Delta Hank Collins

EYES OVER THE DELTA is a collection of mesmerizing stories told by a writer-soldier that conveys the thoughts and feelings of those fighting in a far away land.

 

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Tell Me a Story: My Life with Pat Conroy Cassandra King Conroy

TELL ME A STORY indeed tells the story of Cassandra King and Pat Conroy's budding relationship and...

Once in a Blue Moon Vicki Covington

ONCE IN A BLUE MOON is set on Birmingham's Southside, a Bohemian neighborhood populated with a diverse mix of characters. The story revolves on a kindly landlord who somewhat looks after his many renters. As the owner of so many apartments ages, tenants are concerned if his son will follow suit when he takes over....

Night Ride Home Vicki Covington

NIGHT RIDE HOME is set in a tiny Southern mining community just as World War Two is breaking out. Many obstacles beset the upcoming marriage of childhood sweethearts and each must be faced. Heartbreak and humor will entertain the reader.

 

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Revelation Dennis Covington

REVELATION: A SEARCH FOR FAITH IN A VIOLENT WORLD is part memoir, part reporting from the most dangerous area on earth, and part the author's questioning of his own faith. This powerful story came close to costing the writer his life.  This title has been selected as a Booksmith Timeless Classic, meaning it is...

The Summer House Lauren Denton

THE SUMMER HOUSE weaves Lauren K. Denton’s inviting Southern charm around a woman’s journey to find herself. Sometimes it takes losing everything to find yourself again.
 

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South Toward Home: Travels in Southern Literature Margaret Eby

SOUTH TOWARD HOME: TRAVELS IN SOUTHERN LITERATURE is a delightful travel guide to the hometowns and stomping grounds of many of the region's writing legends such as Harper Lee, William Faulkner, Flannery O'Connor and many more.

 

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