The 'Big Fish' author answers eight questions about his latest novel 'Extra-Ordinary Adventures,' the story of a man who receives a phone call that jolts his life into action.
Alabama author Patti Callahan Henry is back with a summer read about secrets, friendship and the possibility of summertime.
Emily Carpenter follows up 'Burying the Honeysuckle Girls' with another family drama, this one based in cult horror.
An interview with Clifford Brooks, poet, artist and founder of Southern Collective Experience.
Mandy Shunnarah reviews the new book by Legendary Shack Shakers frontman J.D. Wilkes and asks him about the Southern legends and folk demons that served as inspiration.
Bren McClain's debut novel celebrates the bond between mother and child—and stars a mama cow as its heroine.
Michael Farris Smith talks about his new novel 'Desperation Road,' called "an important literary event" by Robert Olen Butler.
Prepare for the Carson McCullers Centennial with a new volume of her short stories, plays and more from Library of America.
Mississippi native Mary Miller talks about her new short story collection 'Always Happy Hour,' filled with unhappy couples and women who don't want to turn out like their mothers.