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We promise you'll be able to stretch out with one of our summer reads and enjoy some peace and quiet on these secluded beaches.

31 of the best beach reads, mysteries, romances and debut novels from the South.

No matter which Southern beach you're headed to this year, we've rounded up 10 things that should be on your "must do" list.

As a followup to her 2013 release The Prayer Box, Lisa Wingate returns with The Story Keeper and takes readers on an enchanting journey through the Appalachian Mountains.

Kim Boykin's latest novel 'Palmetto Moon' tempts readers with the tantalizing possibilities of love at first sight.

The Alabama author's new book The Stories We Tell explores how denial, white lies and secrets can result in the ultimate betrayal.

Red Berry Sangria and Paula Deen's Crab Balls go perfectly with Erika Marks' latest beach read.

Talking surfing, friendship and diving deeper as a writer with the author of It Comes in Waves.

Megan Abbott talks about her new book The Fever, growing up with Southern literature and what she'll take away from her year as John Grisham writer-in-residence at Ole Miss.

The Witch of Belladonna Bay author talks about infusing magic into her books and getting in touch with her Southern roots.