Fresh Titles in Southern Fiction

If you only think of To Kill a Mockingbird or Gone with the Wind when you think of Southern fiction, try one of these newer titles for a fresh look at the South. All of these titles are located in the Adult Fiction section of the Library unless otherwise noted.


Bass, Rick. Nashville Chrome. 2010.
     Also available: CD

Brown, Larry. A Miracle of Catfish: A Novel in Progress. 2007.
     Also available: CD

Browne, Jill Connor. The Sweet Potato Queens' 1st Big-ass Novel. 2007.
     Also available: CD, eAudiobook

Burke, James Lee. The Glass Rainbow. 2010. (Adult Mystery BUR).
     Also available: Large Type, CD, MP3

Childress, Mark. One Mississippi. 2006.

Conroy, Pat. South of Broad. 2009.
     Also available: Large Type, CD

Deveraux, Jude. Scarlet Nights. 2010. (Adult Romance DEV).
     Also available: CD, MP3

Earley, Tony. The Blue Star. 2008.

Flagg, Fannie. Can’t Wait to Get to Heaven. 2006.
     Also available: Large Type, CD, eAudiobook

Frank, Dorothea Benton. Lowcountry Summer. 2010.
     Also available: CD, eBook

Franklin, Tom. Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter. 2010.
     Also available: Large Type, CD, eBook, eAudiobook

Frazier, Charles. Thirteen Moons. 2006.
     Also available: Large Type, CD

Gilchrist, Ellen. A Dangerous Age. 2008.
     Also available: Large Type

Grisham, John. The Appeal. 2008.
     Also available: Large Type, CD, eBook, eAudiobook

Hicks, Robert. The Widow of the South. 2005.
     Also available: CD, eAudiobook

Horn, Dara. All Other Nights. 2009.
     Also available: Large Type, CD, eAudiobook

Jordan, Hillary. Mudbound. 2008.
     Also available: CD, eBook

Kincaid, Nanci. As Hot as It Was You Ought to Thank Me. 2005.

King, Cassandra. The Same Sweet Girls. 2005.
     Also available: CD

Lott, Bret. Ancient Highway. 2008.

Marlette, Doug. Magic Time. 2006.

Mason, Bobbie Ann. Nancy Culpepper: Stories. 2006.

McCorkle, Jill. Going Away Shoes: Stories. 2009.

Michaels, Fern. Home Free. 2011.
     Also available: Large Type, CD

Monroe, Mary Alice. Last Light Over Carolina. 2009.

Reynolds, Sheri. Firefly Cloak. 2006.
     Also available: Large Type

Robards, Karen. Shattered. 2010. (Adult Romance ROB).
     Also available: Large Type, CD

Smith, Lee. On Agate Hill. 2006.
     Also available: Large Type, CD

Sparks, Nicholas. Safe Haven. 2010.
     Also available: Large Type, CD, eBook, eAudiobook

Stockett, Kathryn. The Help. 2009.
     Also available: Large Type, CD, eBook, eAudiobook

Tademy, Lalita. Red River. 2007.
     Also available: Large Type, CD, eAudiobook

Tyler, Anne. Noah’s Compass. 2009.
     Also available: Large Type, CD, eBook, eAudiobook

Wells, Rebecca. The Crowning Glory of Calla Lily Ponder. 2009.
     Also available: Large Type, CD

Woods, Sherryl. Home in Carolina. 2010. (Adult Romance WOO).
     Also available: CD