Southern Authors

Go Set a Watchman (Harper Lee tribute by Rick Bragg) Rick Bragg

GO SET A WATCHMAN is actually an early draft of To Kill a Mockingbird. it is set a generation later and gives the reader a clear picture of the prejudices of the South during these trying times. This title has been selected as a Booksmith Timeless Classic, meaning it is among the best of the best for...

Somebody Told Me: The Newspaper Stories of Rick Bragg Rick Bragg

SOMEBODY TOLD ME is a collection of Pulitzer Prize winner Rick Bragg's best stories. He looks where others don't and gets behind the headlines to the people standing there stunned and often, he finds them, voiceless.

 

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The Most They Ever Had Rick Bragg

THE MOST THEY EVER HAD is Rick Bragg's powerful collection of stories of the people of Appalachia who eked out their hard-scrabble living working in the mills and existing in the mill towns.

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The Speckled Beauty: A Dog and His People..... Rick Bragg

THE SPECKLED BEAUTY: A DOG AND HIS PEOPLE.....will tug at your heart strings and then make your tummy hurt with Rick's signature "Gotcha" humor. This might become your favorite Bragg title to brag owning a signed first edition - and that's saying a lot when you consider the Pulitzer Prize winner is one of the most...

The New Iberia Blues: A Robicheaux Novel James Lee Burke

NEW IBERIA BLUES is another fine tale in the Dave Robicheaux series, where he must investigate a mysterious murder of a young girl who was crucified near the home of a successful director who Robicheaux knew when he was just another struggling young man on the streets of New Orleans.

 

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Surviving Savannah Patti Callahan

SPECIAL BONUS: EVERY SIGNED FIRST EDITION COMES WITH A REAL SURVIVING SAVANNAH GOOD LUCK COIN MINTED JUST FOR PUBLICATION. (DESCRIBED IN THE VIDEO BELOW).

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Reunion Beach: Stories Inspired by Dorothea Benton Frank Patti Callahan

REUNION BEACH is a moving and warm tribute to Dorothea Benton Frank - known to her friends and readers as "Dottie". In honor of the legendary author's passing in 2019, several of her famous writer friends have contributed their work to combine for a loving keepsake. Prominent among the stories is Patti Callahan's ...

Becoming Mrs. Lewis Patti Callahan

BECOMING MRS. LEWIS won the Christy Award for 2019 Book of the Year. This honor is given to the novel considered by the...

When Ghosts Come Home Wiley Cash

WHEN GHOSTS COME HOME is a riveting, explosive mystery that will keep you guessing through drug-smuggling, planes chash-landing, and long-simmering fueds. 

 

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The Last Ballad Wiley Cash

THE LAST BALLAD is a touching look at the hard scrabble life of mill workers during the 1920s and 1930s, and their uphill struggle to acquire some semblance of an existence. The book is so beautifully written and well researched that the reader will become swept up in the story. This is the breakout book for Wiley Cash...