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  • Treeborne
    Caleb Johnson
    Paperback: 05/07/2019
     
    Treeborne is a celebration and a reminder: of how the past gets mixed up in thoughts of the future; of how ...
  • The Dry Grass of August
    Anna Jean Mayhew
    Paperback: 04/01/2011
     
    In this beautifully written debut, Anna Jean Mayhew offers a riveting depiction of Southern life in the throes...
  • Mudbound
    Hillary Jordan
    Paperback: 03/10/2009
     
    It is 1946, and city-bred Laura McAllan is trying to raise her children on her husband's Mississippi Delta ...
  • Gloria
    Keith Maillard
    Paperback: 09/01/2001
     
    Gloria has everything except what she wants. A vivid portrayal of the class structure of America in the 1950s ...
  • Icy Sparks
    Gwyn Hyman Rubio
    Paperback: 04/01/2001
     
    A fresh, original, and completely redeeming novel about learning to overcome others’ ignorance and ...
  • The House of Gentle Men
    Kathy Hepinstall
    Paperback: 02/01/2001
     
    Every night, sad, damaged, overworked and unappreciated women make their way to the House of Gentle Men to ...
  • Mother of Pearl
    Melinda Haynes
    Paperback: 06/01/2000
     
    Set in the Deep South in the late 1950s, Mother of Pearl vividly brings to life the extraordinary inhabitants ...

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