Alabama Writers

The Cat Man of Aleppo Karim Shamsi-Basha

THE CAT MAN OF ALEPPO is the inspiring and true story of Mohammad Alaa Aljaleel, a courageous man who sheltered and cared for the cats left behind in the rubble of Aleppo during the Syrian Civil War. Originally, Alaa stayed in his beloved ancient city to drive an ambulance and care for the sick and wounded, but one day...

No Place Like Home: An Architectural Study of Auburn, Alabama - The First 150 Years Emily Sparrow

NO PLACE LIKE HOME examines the beautiful structures that make up the architectural history of Auburn, from the historical churches, the old businesses and homes, and of course the mighty buildings that make up Auburn's campus. Anchored by a strong sense of place, No Place Like Home will inspire readers to a...

The Case of the Time-Capsule Bandit Octavia Spencer

RANDI RHODES NINJA DETECTIVE: THE CASE OF THE TIME-CAPSULE BANDIT is the first in a planned series featuring twelve-year-old Randi Rhodes and her best friend, D.C., as they set out to solve the case of the missing Time Capsule.

 

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Mattie C.'s Boy: The Shelley Stewart Story Shelly Stewart

MATTIE C.'S BOY: THE SHELLEY STEWART STORY is the most remarkable Rags-to-Riches biography in the store. Shelley Stewart created one of America's leading marketing firms with clients like Honda, Verizon, The NBA AMEX Card and on and on. However, as a young African-American boy in the South in the 1940s...

Twice a Spy Keith Thomson

TWICE A SPY follows a former CIA agent who is losing his marbles and wangles his son into the operation to lend a hand. Clever stuff by an author who has obviously thoroughly researched the CIA.

 

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Angels at the Gate T.K. Thorne

ANGELS AT THE GATE finds a young girl in ancient days, masquerading as a boy to avoid the restrictions placed on her gender. As she grows into womanhood and the feelings that ensue, she abandons all that she has known to follow her new world. Based on meticulous research of early history.

 

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Behind the Magic Curtain: Secrets, Spies, and Unsung White Allies of Birmingham's Civil Rights Days T. K. Thorne

BEHIND THE MAGIC CURTAIN: SECRETS, SPIES, AND UNSUNG WHITE ALLIES OF BIRMINGHAM'S CIVIL RIGHTS DAYS reveals never-before-told names, deeds, and places involved in the Civil Rights struggle at the birthplace of much of the fight. Award-winninng author and former Birmingham Police Captain T.K. Thorne spent ten years...

Turning the Tide: The University of Alabama in the 1960s Earl Tilford

TURNING THE TIDE: THE UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA IN THE 1960s documents the period when a small number of students and faculty joined with the president to transform the university during the racial turmoil of the times.

 

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Extraordinary Adventures Daniel Wallace

EXTRAORDINARY ADVENTURES introduces another unforgettable Southern character to rival Forrest Gump and Ignatius Reilly. Readers will root for Edsel Bronfman to conquer his loneliness and find true love. If you're looking for a feel-good pick-me-up, this is it!

 

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All in to Win: Auburn's National Championship Season - Auburn Tigers 2010 national Champions Stan White

ALL IN TO WIN: AUBURN'S NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP SEASON - AUBURN TIGERS 2010 NATIONAL CHAMPIONS celebrates the year Auburn football was king of the college world.

 

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