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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: Nov 18

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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 November 18, 2015 at 12:41pm

Bull Mountain by Brian Panowich: A Southern Mountain Moonshine Clan Saga

Meet the Burroughs, a multi-generational family of moonshiners who've expanded the family business...and the black sheep of the family, Clayton, the local sheriff. Find out why I couldn't put this one down at

Comment by Mk - on October 21, 2015 at 11:26am

Serafina and the Black Cloak by Robert Beatty: Biltmore Estate Mystery

It's no accident that Serafina and the Black Cloak is a bestselling middle grade paranormal mystery but will it also appeal to adults? Find out at

Comment by Mk - on October 20, 2015 at 2:53pm

The Curse of Crow Hollow by Billy Coffey: Spooky Book Review & Giveaway

Is the widow on the mountain a witch who's cursed this small Blue Ridge Mountain town or is something even more sinister at work? Find out and enter to win it at

Comment by Mk - on June 10, 2015 at 11:26am

Beach Town by Mary Kay Andrews: Vacation Book Review & Giveaway

Looking for a great beach read? Look no further! Enter to win Beach Town by bestselling author Mary Kay Andrews at

Comment by Mk - on May 9, 2015 at 11:08am

Middle Grade Mania – Multi-Book Giveaway!

Is there a reader in your life in grades 3 through 8? We’re giving away 5 awesome novels for middle grade readers – sci-fi, mysteries, southern, fantasy, funny, weird and wonderful. Enter now at

Comment by Mk - on March 31, 2015 at 7:08pm

Sisters of Shiloh by Kathy Hepinstall & Becky Hepinstall Hilliker: Giveaway Hop

Leave it to bestselling author Kathy Hepinstall & her sister to write a novel in which 2 sisters fool the entire Confederate Army. You can win it in our Fool for Books Giveaway Hop book giveaway at

Comment by Mk - on February 17, 2015 at 12:12pm

The Marauders by Tom Cooper: Book Review & Giveaway

Tom Cooper’s Louisiana bayou novel, The Marauders, is up for grabs in honor of Fat Tuesday! If you like the eccentricity of Carl Hiaasen’s Everglades characters, be sure to enter our giveaway at

Comment by Mk - on February 4, 2015 at 2:29pm

Miss Hazel and the Rosa Parks League by Jonathan Odell: Review & Giveaway

Happy birthday Rosa Parks! Find out why I recommend Miss Hazel and the Rosa Parks League & enter to win a copy at

Comment by Mk - on January 29, 2015 at 12:26pm

The Same Sky by Amanda Eyre Ward: Book Review & Giveaway

Looking for a timely winter read that will touch your heart? Enter to win The Same Sky by Amanda Eyre Ward & learn why I recommend it at

Comment by Mk - on January 22, 2015 at 12:17pm

A Fifty-Year Silence by Miranda Richmond Mouillot: WWII Memoir Giveaway

When Asheville, NC native Miranda begins to research her estranged grandparents’ lives during WWII, she cannot imagine what she will find. Enter to win this fascinating memoir at


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