Alabama Writers

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 of the country's most affluent areas, and the deep South roots that rule the roost.

 

THIS COPY (shown below) was signed by Katherine Clark on the...

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 Headmaster's Darlings Katherine Clark

HEADMASTER'S DARLINGS: A MOUNTAIN BROOK NOVEL with a foreword BY 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...

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...

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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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.

 

THIS COPY (shown below) was signed by Major Hank Collins on the title page at the launch.  It is a new, unread first edition...

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

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

Once in a Blue Moon Vicki Covington

ONCE IN A BLUE MOON is set on Birmingham's Southside, a Bohemian neighborhood populated with a diverse mix of characters. The story revolves on a kindly landlord who somewhat looks after his many renters. As the owner of so many apartments ages, tenants are concerned if his son will follow suit when he takes over....