13 MISSISSIPPI GHOSTS AND JEFFREY follows the enormous success of 13 Alabama Ghosts and Jeffrey to become a beloved books for readers in the Magnolia State. Whether you believe in ghosts or not, these stories delight children and adults. This title has been selected as a Booksmith Timeless Classic, meaning it is among the best of the best for the last several decades. We will ship it free anywhere in the United States. You may view every Booksmith Timeless Classic by clicking https://www.alabamabooksmith.com/booksmith-timeless-classics.
THIS COPY (shown below) is the Commemorative Edition published in April, 2015 by the University Press of Alabama. It has a new afterword by Katherine Tucker Windham's children, Dilcy Windham Hilley and Ben Windham. Otherwise it replicates the original hardback that first came out in 1969. Signed by Dilcy Windham Hilley and Ben Windham (R.I.P.) at the store, it was unopened except for signing. Thank you Dilcy Windham Hilley and Ben Windham for signing our books.
KATHRYN TUCKER WINDHAM (pictured below from our Wall of Fame) was one of the store's closest friends and most popular authors. She died in 2011 at the age of ninety-three, and we still miss her every day. She was a pioneer for her gender in the newspaper business, wrote more than thirty books, but was known nationwide for her storytelling, especially her ghost stories. R.I.P. Dear Kathryn.
THIS VIDEO was shot on July 11, 2010, the fiftieth anniversary of the publication of To Kill a Mockingbird. Kathryn celebrated the occasion by sharing stories about Harper Lee - including the time Harper Lee bit Kathryn's college roommate! R.I.P. Kathryn, we love you and miss you.