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Southern Book Bloggers

We may not live there now, or we may be moving away (sniff), but we all know that Southern literature, and the people who inspire it, have something different from the rest of America.

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Latest Activity: Feb 19

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Book Giveaway - The Secret Rescue by Cate Lineberry 1 Reply

I am thrilled to offer y'all another book giveaway today! The book is The Secret Rescue: an Untold…Continue

Started by Michelle Newby. Last reply by Michelle Newby May 24, 2013.

A Great Read in Southern Literature

Looking for the next great read in Southern Literature? Then I highly recommend reading Mississippi Cotton, by Paul H. Yarbrough. This book is perfect for Southern enthusiasts, yetiIt is one that…Continue

Tags: Southern, Literature, Cotton, Mississippi, Yarbrough

Started by Katie Norris Apr 2, 2012.

What's different about Southern storytelling? 1 Reply

Is it because Southerners come from, whether or not we like to admit it, a defeated territory?  The tradition of sitting on porches and telling family yarns?  Socializing and gossiping on the church…Continue

Started by Lulu. Last reply by Caren Rich Sep 30, 2011.

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Comment by Mk - on February 19, 2014 at 11:18am

Jubilee’s Journey by Bette Lee Crosby: Book Review & International Giveaway

Like heartwarming mid-20th century stories? How could you not love Jubilee? Find out why I recommend it and enter to win an e-book from the author at

Comment by Mk - on January 17, 2014 at 2:07pm

The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd: Book Review & Giveaway

Sue Monk Kidd has another hit with her new historical Southern novel, The Invention of Wings! Find out why I highly recommend it & enter to win a copy at

Comment by Mk - on December 2, 2013 at 12:43pm

The Widows of Braxton County by Jess McConkey: Book Review & Giveaway

How about some Southern Gothic fiction set in Iowa? Seriously – and it works! Read our review & enter to win The Widows of Braxton County at

Comment by What's Beyond Forks? on November 23, 2013 at 8:27pm

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Comment by Mk - on November 12, 2013 at 12:28pm

Grounded by Angela Correll: Book Review & Giveaway

Grounded may be southern contemporary women’s fiction but its theme is universal and timely. Find out why I recommend it and enter to win it at Part of the Staying Warm or Keeping Cold Giveaway Hop!

Comment by Mk - on November 7, 2013 at 9:42am

The Wedding Gift by Marlen Suyapa Bodden: Book Review & Giveaway

Did you like The Life of Bees? Like southern historical fiction that rings true? Enter to win The Wedding Gift and find out why I recommend it at

Comment by Mk - on October 25, 2013 at 10:37am

The Heavens Rise by Christopher Rice: What Lurks Beneath the Bayou?

Looking for a supernatural thriller/horror novel to read this Halloween? Find out if bestselling author Christopher Rice’s newest novel is what you’re looking for at

Comment by Marika on October 21, 2013 at 5:19am

The Last Clinic by Gary Gusick

This book is definitely set in the Southern US. A great new start of a mystery series from an author we will see more from if he keeps it up. Recommended reading.

Comment by Mk - on October 18, 2013 at 12:38pm

Secretariat Reborn by Susan Klaus: Book Review & Giveaway

Like horseracing thrillers? Secretariat Reborn by Susan Klas is not just a thriller but it’s also about relationships; fathers and sons, people and horses, men and women. It sets a break-neck pace worthy of the fastest race and you could win a copy at

Comment by Mk - on October 3, 2013 at 1:01pm

The Tilted World by Tom Franklin & Beth Ann Fennelly: Review & Giveaway

Set during the 1927 Great Mississippi Flood, this is a complex genre-bending novel that should please most readers. Find out more & enter to win a copy at


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