Book List:3 titles
  • Following the death of their mother from a botched backwoods abortion, the McAlister daughters have to cope with the ripple effect of this tragedy as they come of age in 1950s Mississippi and then grow up to face their own impossible choices -- an un...


  • In the aftermath of a devastating tornado that rips through the town of Tupelo, Mississippi, at the height of the Great Depression, two women worlds apartone black, one white; one a great-grandmother, the other a teenagerfight for their families' sur...


  • I need you to understand how ordinary it all was. . . . In the turbulent southern summer of 1963, Millwood's white population steers clear of Shake Rag, the black section of town. Young Florence Forrest is one of the few who crosses the line. The ...