Where to encounter the latest page-turners and the authors behind them
Our book club highlights the best of the South’s new books with exclusive author interviews, opportunities to ask your own questions, and insider conversations about the stories behind the stories.
A New Book Club Selection:
John Berendt’s Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
For its second book, G&G Reads has selected John Berendt’s Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil, a modern Southern classic marking the thirtieth anniversary of its publication and breakout success (with 216 weeks on the New York Times bestseller list, it still holds the list’s longest record for a hardcover). The personality of Savannah itself propels each page—creaking art-filled mansions, unforgettable characters like the Lady Chablis, the magnetic and moody Bonaventure Cemetery, Chatham Artillery Punch–fueled parties, and the unraveling of a murder that somehow, in some way, involves just about everyone. The book has recently been rereleased with a new afterword by the author and is available to order here.
Join the Club
The rules for membership are simple—if you love Southern literature, you’re in. G&G Reads expands on the book coverage you already know and love in the pages of the magazine, highlighting the best of the South’s new books with exclusive author interviews, opportunities to ask your own questions, and insider conversations about the stories behind the stories.
Let us know how we can reach you to share all the details about our new club and upcoming conversations. No purchase is necessary to join the club.
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