Goodreads' Best Books of 2012, cookbooks that make great gifts & Hemingway in a turtleneck in Literary News. The Old Weird South in (Non)Required Reading. A Mississippi literary festival and celebrating Joel Chandler Harris's birthday in Literary Events, plus more short fiction from Kathleen Lewis in Southern Voice. Happy Literary Friday!
A full recap of our Flannery O'Connor Symposium. Best books of 2012, bookshelves of famous readers, the next great Southern writer & a Hemingway cocktail recipe in Literary News. Carl Hiaasen and Truman Capote in (Non)Required Reading. Celebrating the holidays with Poe, Joel Chandler Harris and Zora Neale Hurston in Literary Events. And a new poem and short story in Southern Voice. Literary Friday is back!
Debut of our Fall/Winter Reading List. A Twitter chat with Erika Robuck. Literature's famous food scenes. University of South Carolina's huge literary acquisition. Banned Books Week approaches. 52 great reads, 100,000 poets & a story about running moonshine. Happy Literary Friday!
Fall reading, what your favorite book says about you, an illustration of a chance meeting with Faulkner. North Carolina's new poet laureate on video. Inside the App for F. Scott Fitzgerald Weekend. Poetry readings, a literary murder mystery dinner in Alabama, book fests galore in Literary Events. And a pair of works about redemption in Southern Voice. Happy Literary Friday!
An interview with author Erika Robuck and a Hemingway giveaway. O. Henry, The Oxford American and Edgar Allan Poe in Literary News. 25 fall books, Man in the Blue Moon and the unbelievable story of an ex-boyfriend living in the attic in (Non)Required Reading. The Last Flapper, book festivals and more in Literary Events, And an essay about the power of a Southern accent and new fiction in Southern Voice. Happy Literary Friday!
A Twitter chat with The Pulpwood Queen. Fall reading in the air. Lawless, Steel Magnolias, banned books & a Gone With the Wind Quiz in Literary News. Scenes from the Decatur Book Festival in Literary Events & words about home in Southern Voice. It's time for Literary Friday!
Books to movies on the big screen & the true story of Carthage, Texas's Bernie. Bookshop sitter wanted in Literary News. What we're reading. The Decatur Book Festival, kicking off today, in Literary Events. And an essay about real-life saints in Southern Voice. Happy Literary Friday!
Get the Deep South Literary Trail App direct from iTunes. A BBC journalist's love affair with literary New Orleans. Guide to the Decatur Book Festival. Huck Finn Goes Steampunk. Favorite TV characters talking about books. A reading list for becoming an informed voter. Literary events & a new essay and poetry in Southern Voice. Happy Literary Friday!
Pics from our Mississippi booksignings road trip. Winners of If Jack's In Love. James Franco's As I Lay Dying filming in Mississippi. The trailer for Lawless. A Broadway revival of Cat on a Hot Tin Roof. Lots of bookish lists, literary events & new fiction in Southern Voice. Happy Literary Friday!
A book review and giveaway for "If Jack's In Love." The Great Gatsby movie in the news. Elvis's forgotten library card. Kim Severson on Chick-fil-A. The Last Book Sale in literary events & "Frinemies" in Southern Voice.