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Cavedweller (Includes Signed Advance Reading Copy)

By: Allison, Dorothy

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Dutton: 1998

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 16030


Briefly inscribed by Allison on the title page. In this second novel, rock'n'roller Delia returns to her roots and the family she abandoned. By the author of Bastard Out of Carolina. A signed Advance Reading Copy in glossy wrappers is included.; Signed by Author View more info

Elroy Nights

By: Barthelme, Frederick

Price: $13.00

Publisher: New York, Counterpoint: 2003

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19389


The story of a Southern, middle-age college professor who has an affair with one of his students. View more info

Slow Poison

By: Bosworth, Sheila

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1992

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 16442


Signed by Bosworth on the title page. A novel that looks into the dark heart of southern family life. ; Signed by Author View more info

Sentimental, Heartbroken Rednecks

By: Bottoms, Greg

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Context Books: 2001

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19548


The author's debut short story collection, set primarily in the seedier sections of northern Virginia. View more info

Stories from the Blue Moon Cafe: Anthology of Southern Writers

By: Brewer, Sonny

Price: $17.50

Publisher: San Francisco, MacAdam/Cage: 2002

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 20253


Includes stories from William Gay, Tom Franklin, Melinda Haynes and many others. The common bond and creative wellspring of this collection is the annual gathering of authors called Southern Writers Reading, held the weekend before Thanksgiving in the town of Fairhope, Alabama. View more info

Dreaming Southern

By: Bruckheimer, Linda

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Dutton: 1999

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 16659


Signed by Bruckheimer on the title page. A debut novel of a Southern road trip set in the 1950's. ; Signed by Author View more info

Farewell, I'm Bound to Leave You

By: Chappell, Fred

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Picador USA: 1996

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 18174


An Advance Reading Copy in glossy illustrated wrappers. As his grandmother lies dying and her family gathers around her, young Jess Kirkman remembers all the stories she has passed down from generation to generation. View more info

Tender

By: Childress, Mark

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Harmony Books: 1990

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 9163


Signed by Childress on the title page. A remainder dot to the bottom edge. Leroy Kirby, an Elvis-like singer and musician from Mississippi, transforms himself from a guitar-playing redneck into a rock-'n-roll legend, moving from recording sessions and appearances on Ed Sullivan to wild nights in the fast lane of the recording industry. ; Remainder; Signed by Author View more info

Familiar Ground

By: Cox, Elizabeth

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1984

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 10993


Jacob Bechner, summoned back to his birthplace of Sweetwater, Tennessee, by a dying, longtime family friend, fears that the dying woman will reveal something about the death--by fire--of his older brother Drue. View more info

Celebration

By: Crews, Harry

Price: $13.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1998

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11294


A satire that takes place in a south Florida retirement community called Forever and Forever, whose owner, Stump (named for his handless arm), prefers to keep his community a place for the dying and near-dead. View more info

Florida Frenzy

By: Crews, Harry

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Gainesville, FL, University Presses of Florida: 1992

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 18275


Reprint. In this collection of fiction and essays, from poaching gators, to the Gatornationals, to cockfighting, Crews focuses on the people and places of Florida. View more info

Going Through the Change

By: Daugharty, Janice

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Princeton, NJ, Ontario Review Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 18310


Signed by Daugharty on the half-title page. In these 14 stories, Daugharty illuminates changes in the lives of rural folk in the deep South. ; Signed by Author View more info

Louisiana Power & Light

By: Dufresne, John

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & Company: 1994

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 9815


Signed by Dufresne on the title page. A debut novel that follows the exploits of Billy Wayne Fontana, the last scion of a troubled family in a small town in Louisiana, who rebels against his Catholic upbringing. ; Signed by Author View more info

Walking Across Egypt

By: Edgerton, Clyde

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC, Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill: 1987

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 8819


A first state copy with a slight lean. Mattie Rigsbee, seventy-eight and set in her ways, decides to help out Wesley Benfield, a troubled adolescent just out of reform school for car theft. View more info

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Lunch at the Piccadilly

By: Edgerton, Clyde

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC, Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill: 2003

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 22079


Signed by Edgerton. An Uncorrected Proof in plain wrappers. A comedic novel that tracks the ups and downs of a group of nursing home residents. ; Signed by Author View more info

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Sugar Cage (Includes an Uncorrected Proof)

By: Fowler, Connie May

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1992

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 17865


Signed by Fowler on the title page. A first novel of domestic life, civil rights and the supernatural in 1960s Florida. An Uncorrected Proof in wrappers (not signed) is included. ; Signed by Author View more info

The Garden Angel

By: Friddle, Mindy

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11506


Working as a waitress and writing obituaries for the local paper, Cutter Johanson wards off potential buyers from her family homestead, while Elizabeth Byers staves off panic attacks and struggles to hold on to her husband. A first novel. View more info

The Next Step in the Dance

By: Gautreaux, Tim

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Picador: 1998

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 18572


A debut novel set mostly in Louisiana's southwestern Gulf Stream. View more info

Sights Unseen (Includes Signed Uncorrected Proof)

By: Gibbons, Kaye

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1995

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1208


Signed and dated by Gibbons on the title page. A young girl in a small town named Bend of the River Road struggles to understand her mentally disturbed mother and preserve their relationship. A signed Uncorrected Proof in pictorial wrappers is included. ; Signed by Author View more info

On the Occasion of My Last Afternoon (Includes Uncorrected Proof)

By: Gibbons, Kaye

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1998

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 18565


Signed by Gibbons on the title page. On what may be the last day of her life, Emma Garnet Lowell, neƩ Tate, sets out to tell all, from childhood in tidewater Virginia (where she was born in 1830) through marriage, childbirth, the war itself, widowhood, and old age. An Uncorrected Proof (not signed) in plain wrappers is included. ; Signed by Author View more info