Wrestling with the Angel in ‘Hallelujah Station’

M. Randal O’Wain’s ‘Hallelujah Station and Other Stories’ play out across a range of Southern urban settings from Memphis to Asheville and feature a cast of modern misfits encompassing diverse voices.

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Grief and Compassion in ‘The Collected Breece D’J Pancake’

‘The Collected Breece D’J Pancake,’ a new edition from The Library of America, contains the complete collection of stories along with story fragments, selected letters, and a new introduction by Jayne Anne Phillips.

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‘Naked Came the Florida Man’: A Love Letter to Florida

Tim Dorsey’s mystery novel, ‘Naked Came the Florida Man,’ is both a love letter to and deconstruction of the Sunshine State.

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Redemption and Hope in ‘Lord the One You Love is Sick’

Kasey Thornton captures the complicated dynamics of the rural South in her debut novel-in-stories, ‘Lord the One You Love is Sick.’

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Conflict, Joy, and Community in ‘This is How We Fly’

Anna Meriano’s young adult novel ‘This is How We Fly’ perfectly combines the real world concerns that young people face with a healthy dose of silly fun.

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‘Revolutions of All Colors’: “A Story that Communities Do Not Forget”

Dewaine Farria’s novel ‘Revolutions of All Colors’ spans four generations of two interconnected families, from the early 1970s to the present day.

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