As part of Literary Friday, we rounded up five gifts sure to be a hit with the book lover in your life.
5 Gifts for Lit Lovers. Repurposed libraries and characters from The Great Gatsby in Literary News. Lit Chat with Lydia Netzer. (Non)required reading of a Faulkner award-winning story. Support a noteworthy literary Kickstarter project. Save the date for upcoming book festivals across the South. And new fiction in Southern Voice. It's Literary Friday!
by Niles Reddick
For Muddy, scenes she relived and imagined in her head were more of a reality than anything on the TV or around her now, but the third doorbell chime in the faux wood box next to the front door brought her back
For as long as I can remember, my mother and all of her sisters have been “canners.” Every summer, when the garden starts coming in, she gets the canner going.
With New Orleans' Tales of the Cocktail in full swing this week, we thought it only appropriate to share a classic Big Easy cocktail recipe.
1 1/4 oz. Pimm's No. 1
3 oz. lemonade
Splash of 7UP
Cucumber for garnish
Fill a tall 12-oz. glass with ice and add the Pimm's and lemonade. Top off with 7UP and garnish with cucumber.
Zelda Fitzgerald was born in Montgomery, Alabama, on July 24, 1900. She would have been 112, and her hometown is celebrating this afternoon.
A recap of Atlanta's first Street Food Festival, held July 14 in Piedmont Park, by Beth McKibben.
Today, the Southern Festival of Books announced its full lineup, and all I can say is mark your calendar for October 12-14 in Nashville. And, oh yeah, it's free!
A new summer read. Books that make you undateable. Hemingway & Gellhorn up for an Emmy. Literature-inspired wall art. Book giveaways, literary events & new fiction in Southern Voice. Happy Literary Friday!