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Some Go Home, Odie Lindsey’s charismatic debut novel, puts another fictional Mississippi town on the map

Arts & Culture

What Really Happened to the Crew of the H.L. Hunley?

A Duke University researcher’s fascinating new book on the Civil War submarine shines new light on a longstanding mystery

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Arts & Culture

New Reads for Right Now

Southern novels, armchair travel guides, rip-through-’em memoirs, and an ode to Foxfire’s enduring legacy

Arts & Culture

Shining a Light on the Forgotten South

CNN analyst Bakari Sellers looks at the long-ignored lives of rural African Americans

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Marie Kondo Shares the Life-Changing Magic of “Thank You” Right Now

The “Tidying Up” star and her new Texas sidekick share timely—and sensibly Southern—tips for a better home-office life from their new book

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How Buying Indie Might Help Save the South’s Bookshops

Ways to support your local independent bookstore during coronavirus distancing

Southern Heroes

Hub City Writers Project: The Literary Lights

A South Carolina trio elevates the work of Southern storytellers

Arts & Culture

Our Style Director’s Spring Reading List

G&G’s style director recommends eight great design-minded books to pore over

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A New Book Looks at Bringing Civil Rights-Era Murderers to Justice

In Race Against Time, a Mississippi journalist recounts the cold cases he helped solve

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New Books We Are Loving This Winter

Cozy up with a funny new novel, a collection of nearly forgotten stories, fascinating biographies, and a beautiful look-ahead to spring gardening

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Jericho Rising

How the push and pull of the South feed Louisiana native Jericho Brown’s soul-shaking, award-winning poetry


What We’re Reading: Cat Tale

The compelling saga of the Florida panther’s comeback

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Arts & Culture

Our Favorite Southern Books of 2019

Memoirs, novels, a deep dive on Harper Lee, and landmark cookbooks—here are our favorite reads of the year

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Inside Birmingham’s Newest Independent Bookstore

Thank You Books celebrates its grand opening in Magic City


Southern Notables Share a Peek at Their Bookshelves

A new book documents the idea of living with (lots of) books beautifully

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Arts & Culture

October 2019 Reading List

Fall brings brand-new Grisham, the latest from G&G, zippy novels, a haunting memoir, and one entertaining ode to last calls

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Arts & Culture

Southern Women Say It Best

Words of wisdom from some of the most inspiring Southern female chefs, musicians, actors, designers, artists, and rule-breakers


A Virginia Writer’s Overdue Spotlight

With a new short story collection, the late Nancy Hale gets the acclaim she deserves

Arts & Culture

Portraits of a Lost Delta Gem

Photographer Will Jacks memorializes Po’ Monkey’s, the beloved Mississippi juke joint, in his new book


Southern Women: A New Book from Garden & Gun

A celebration of the dynamic women influencing the South and beyond