Alabama Writers

Milking the Moon: A Southerner's Story of Life on This Planet Katherine Clark

MILKING THE MOON: A SOUTHERNER'S STORY OF LIFE ON THIS PLANET is the oral memoir of Eugene Walter, the best-known man you've never heard of. This book was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award and tells the world-traveling story of Eugene Walter's unique view of cultural life of the twentieth century...

Motherwit: An Alabama Midwife's Story Katherine Clark

MOTHERWIT: AN ALABAMA MIDWIFE'S STORY is the oral memoir of Onnie Lee Logan who practiced midwifery in Alabama from 1931 to 1984. She was the last lay midwife practicing in Mobile. Onnie Lee Logan's voice is warm and compelling and explains southern rural life.

 

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My Exaggerated Life: Pat Conroy as Told to Katherine Clark Katherine Clark

MY EXAGGERATED LIFE: PAT CONROY AS TOLD TO KATHERINE CLARK is the powerful, no-holds-barred gut-wrenching life of one of the finest and most beloved writers of his generation. Most of his readers and fans know basically of his abusive father and pretentious mother, his brother's suicide and his sister's mental illness...

The Ex-Suicide: A Mountain Brook Novel Katherine Clark

THE EX-SUICIDE: A MOUNTAIN BROOK NOVEL is focused on the house previously occupied by the famous writer, Walker Percy, where his father committed suicide. The storyline follows a young man who is reluctant to accept the reins of the family business his parents are anxious to turn over. An old flame shows then enters...

The Mountain Brook Novels: Complete Set Katherine Clark

THE MOUNTAIN BROOK NOVELS: COMPLETE SET contains all four books of the delightful series written by Katherine Clark and edited by Pat Conroy. While Mountain Brook residents consider that they live in a unique "Tiny Kingdom", there are similar communities across America where these stories will resonate. Just think of...

All the Governor's Men Katherine Clark

ALL THE GOVERNOR'S MEN: A MOUNTAIN BROOK NOVEL with a foreword by Pat Conroy, is a fictional account of George Wallace's run for Governor in 1982 when he faces a young progressive. This darkly comic novel with an unspoken sexual overtone depicts the social and political landscape of Alabama that is like no other, and...

The Harvard Bride: A Mountain Brook Novel Katherine Clark

THE HARVARD BRIDE: A MOUNTAIN BROOK NOVEL opens to a lavish Mountain Brook wedding and this delightful book truly explains life in one of the in one of the country's most affluent areas, and the deep South roots that rule the roost.

 

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The Headmaster's Darlings Katherine Clark

HEADMASTER'S DARLINGS: A MOUNTAIN BROOK NOVEL with a foreword and also signed by Pat Conroy, is a fictional account of a bigger-than-life Headmaster at one of the South's most prestigious college preparatory schools, located in one of the country's most affluent areas. This comic novel exposes southern society and...

Eyes Over the Delta Hank Collins

EYES OVER THE DELTA is a collection of mesmerizing stories told by a writer-soldier that conveys the thoughts and feelings of those fighting in a far away land.

 

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Tell Me a Story: My Life with Pat Conroy Cassandra King Conroy

TELL ME A STORY is the story of Cassandra King and Pat Conroy's budding relationship and their...