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The Best Books of 2018—So Far

We’re halfway through the year, but still just getting through our pile of great Southern reads. Make time for some—if not all two dozen—of these novels, cookbooks, and coffee table tomes before the second half of the year brings even more goodies for book lovers



The Southerner's Handbook

How to Build a Library

Five essential Southern books

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Time and Tide on Chesapeake’s Tangier Island

A vanishing Virginia island foretells a changing coastline

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America the Bountiful

A historian scopes out the country’s bond with hunting

The Manual of Southern Know-How

Expand Your Southern Canon

It’s time to crack the spines of the new literary classics

Arts & Culture

Southern Characters at Home

A new book, The Authentics, chronicles the fascinating lives of twenty-seven tastemakers, including some of our favorite Southerners

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How New Orleans Inspired Walt Disney

A new book documents the Crescent City’s surprising role in shaping the entertainment empire

Southern Authors