It's the season for small town scandals and big-time secrets in Mary Kay Andrews' latest beach read.

'The Grip Of It' author talks kudzu, haunted houses and women writing horror.

Kudzu preys on everything, even troubled characters, in Mississippi writer Michael Farris Smith's latest novel 'Blackwood.'

An interview with 'Savage Appetites' author Rachel Monroe.

An interview with Gary McAvoy, author of 'And Every Word is True,' a new book about the Clutter murders that proposes Truman Capote's book was not the end of the story.

Promise author Minrose Gwin examines the plight of girls and women in the 1950s in her latest novel.

'All This Could Be Yours' is classic Jami Attenberg, but it's also a love letter to her new home city of New Orleans.

Shaun Hamill delivers on a feel-good monster story in A Cosmology of Monsters, the perfect read for October.

Joshilyn Jackson spills secrets about her new book, which represents a change in genre for her and is sure to shake up your neighborhood book club.

Andrea's Bobotis's debut novel 'The Last List of Miss Judith Kratt' is a family history in the form of an inventory of objects and the stories that accompany them.