(Mostly) Southern Authors Book Club

This is a private book club. 

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Upcoming Book Club Selections:



December:  A Christmas Memory by Truman Capote

January 2019: The Last Ballad by Wiley Cash

February: Varina  by Charles Frazier

March: Magic Time by Doug Marlette

*April: A Singular Family by Reynolds Price  (* Fourth Thursday)

May: Inspired:Slaying Giants, Walking on Water and Loving the Bible Again by Rachel Held Evans

A Christmas Memory (Tale Blazers: American Literature) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780895986634
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Published: Perfection Learning - January 1st, 2000

First published in 1956, this much sought-after autobiographical recollection of Truman Capote's rural Alabama boyhood has become a modern-day classic. We are proud to be reprinting this warm and delicately illustrated edition of "A Christmas Memory"--"a tiny gem of a holiday story" ("School Library Journal," starred review).

The Last Ballad: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062313126
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - June 5th, 2018

Winner of the Southern Book Prize for Literary Fiction

Named a Best Book of 2017 by the Chicago Public Library and the American Library Association

“Wiley Cash reveals the dignity and humanity of people asking for a fair shot in an unfair world.”

Varina: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062405982
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Published: Ecco - April 3rd, 2018

Sooner or later, history asks, which side were you on?

In his powerful new novel, Charles Frazier returns to the time and place of Cold Mountain, vividly bringing to life the chaos and devastation of the Civil War

Magic Time: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780312426675
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Published: Picador - June 12th, 2007

Born and raised in Mississippi, Carter Ransom came to New York as a young man and has risen to become a columnist with a major city newspaper. But when his life in New York falls apart and he heads back home to recover, the still-live conflicts of his youth in the civil rights era rise up all around him again.

A Singular Family: Rosacoke and Her Kin Cover Image
By Reynolds Price, Reynolds Price (Introduction by)
ISBN: 9780684851884
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Published: Scribner Book Company - April 14th, 1999

FOR THE FIRST TIME, THE ENTIRE MUSTIAN CYCLE IN ONE VOLUME, WITH A PREFACE BY THE AUTHOR Rosacoke Mustian initially "stood up, live from her first paragraph" in one of Reynolds Price's earliest short stories, "A Chain of Love," and Price made the beginning of her life with Wesley Beavers the subject of his dazzling first novel, A Long and Happy Life.

Inspired: Slaying Giants, Walking on Water, and Loving the Bible Again Cover Image
ISBN: 9780718022310
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Published: Thomas Nelson - June 12th, 2018

One Woman's Journey Back to Loving the Bible