Talking with Mark Childress, recipient of the 2014 Harper Lee Award, a Fannie Flagg book giveaway, must-read books for January, Key West Literary Seminar coming up and new fiction about a small town encounter by Diane Thomas-Plunk.
Mark Childress talks about writing under the shadow of Harper Lee, receiving a plaque from Eudora Welty at age 16 and adapting books into movies.
On Saturdays, Opal Pratt went to the Piggly Wiggly in nearby Vicksburg, Mississippi to buy groceries. On Sunday mornings, she went to church and sat alone on the back row. On Mondays, she did her small batch of laundry