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Episode Info: In Episode 30, Deb and Amy from the Bless Your Heart Book Club join me to talk Southern literature…and obviously a heavy dose of Pat Conroy!  This post contains affiliate links, through which I make a small commission when you make a purchase (at no cost to you!). Highlights Our extensive thoughts on Pat Conroy. Our first memories of loving Southern literature. Deb and I’s differing opinions of overwrought, intricate writing. Our favorite types of Southern lit. A couple of our favorite Southern books that aren’t by Pat Conroy. Deb’s love for William Faulkner. How it feels to read and review a friend’s book. A real life precursor to the book mobile. Deb and Amy disagree with each other about both of their “books they didn’t like.” Amy and Deb’s Book Recommendations Two OLD Books They Love Amy: Whistling Past the Graveyard by Susan Crandall | Buy from Amazon [16:22] Deb: South Towards Home: Travels in Southern Literature by Margaret Eby | Buy from Amazon [17:42] Two NEW Books They Love Amy: Only Ever Her by Mary Beth Whelan | Buy from Amazon [19:29] Deb: The Bookwoman of Troublesome Creek by Kim Michelle Richardson | Buy from Amazon [23:35] Two Books They DIDN’T Love Amy: Southernmost by Silas House | Buy from Amazon [25:30] Deb: Whiskey & Ribbons by Leesa Cross-Smith | Buy from Amazon [27:05] Two NEW RELEASES They’re Excited About Amy: Big Lies in a Small Town by Diane Chamberlain (Release Date: January 14, 2020) | Buy from Amazon [25:56] Deb: Friends of the Library by Susan Cushman (Release Date: August 30) | Buy from Amazon [30:00] Other Books Mentioned The Prince of Tides by Pat Conroy (My Review) | Buy from Amazon [2:42] Never Have I Ever by Joshilyn Jackson | Buy from Amazon [3:39] The Great Santini by Pat Conroy (My Review) | Buy from Amazon [5:35] South of Broad by Pat Conroy | Buy from Amazon [6:53] The Lost Prince: A Search for Pat Conroy by Michael Mewshaw (My Review) | Buy from Amazon [7:56] The Lords of Discipline by Pat Conroy (My Review) | Buy from Amazon [8:12] The Water is Wide by Pat Conroy | Buy from Amazon [8:40] My Losing Season by Pat Conroy (My Review) | Buy from Amazon [8:40] South of Broad by Pat Conroy | Buy from Amazon [8:53] The Color Purple by Alice Walker | Buy from Amazon [9:25] Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens (My Review) | Buy from Amazon [12:27] Absalom, Absalom by William Faulkner | Buy from Amazon [13:14] The Sound and the Fury by William Faulkner | Buy from Amazon [13:14] The Dream Daughter by Diane Chamberlain | Buy from Amazon [13:32] Sunset Beach by Mary Kay Andrews | Buy from Amazon [13:42] The Peachtree Bluff Series by Kristy Woodson Harvey | Buy from Amazon [13:54] Whiskey & Ribbons by Leesa Cross-Smith | Buy from Amazon [14:06] The Line That Held Us by David Joy (My Review) | Buy from Amazon [14:09] Gods of Howl Mountain by Taylor Brown | Buy from Amazon [14:16] My Southern Jou...
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