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Alex Lemon with FEVERLAND

Brain surgery. Assault weapons in the bed of a pickup truck. Sophia Loren at the Oscars. Rilke, Rodin, and the craters of the moon. Recovery and disintegration. Monkeys stealing an egg outside a temple in Kathmandu. Brushing teeth bloody on long car rides under blue skies. Pain, ours and what we bring to others. Wildfires in southern California. Rats in Texas. Childhood abuse. Dreams of tigers and blackout nights. The sweetness of mangoes. A son born into a shadowy hospital room. Love.

Feverland: A Memoir in Shards Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781571313362
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Milkweed Editions - September 19th, 2017

Charline McCord & Judy Tucker with A YEAR IN MISSISSIPPI

A Year in Mississippi contributors Charline McCord, Judy Tucker, C.C. Henley, Jo McDivitt, Rebecca Lauck Cleary, and Ronnie Riggs will sign and talk about the book. A Year in Mississippi presents a collection of forty essays, ten per season, celebrating significant events and traditions throughout the state. Writers showcase the background, history, and emotions of these events and traditions with special meaning.

A Year in Mississippi Cover Image
By Charline R. McCord (Editor), Judy H. Tucker (Editor), Malcolm White (Foreword by)
$28.00
ISBN: 9781496811226
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: University Press of Mississippi - March 8th, 2017

Panny Mayfield with LIVE FROM THE MISSISSIPPI DELTA

Live from the Mississippi Delta showcases a rare collection of photographs and stories about musicians from Robert Plant, B. B. King, and ZZ Top to local guitarists playing gigs on the weekend. Panny Flautt Mayfield, a lifelong Delta resident from Tutwiler and an award-winning journalist, documents multiple decades of blues and gospel music in her native land. Her first book collects over two hundred black-and-white and color photographs from a long career of photographing live music.

Live from the Mississippi Delta Cover Image
$45.00
ISBN: 9781496813749
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: University Press of Mississippi - July 24th, 2017

**CANCELLED** Billy Reed with MESSAGES FROM LELIA

A book of haiku and other poems by a poet based on Memphis, Tennessee. His poetry springs from wide-ranging experience connected with his family history and with local Southern cultures in Mississippi and West Tennessee. His poetry sparkles with life, deep-rooted as it is in the soil of the Mid-South.

Messages to Lelia: Haiku, Short Poems, and Longer Poems Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9781544191478
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform - March 31st, 2017

First Amendment Sales Tax Holiday

In celebration of the vital importance of the First Amendment of the United States Constitution, which prohibits, among other things, "the making of any law abridging the freedom of speech" or "infringing upon the freedom of the press," Square Books will offer our customers a 7% discount on book purchases all weekend, starting on August 25th through August 27th.

The U.S. Constitution and Fascinating Facts about It Cover Image
$3.95
ISBN: 9781891743153
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Oak Hill Publishing Company - June 2012

Elizabeth Heiskell with WHAT CAN I BRING?

It is usually the fist question you ask after receiving an invitation to a gathering or event: "What Can I Bring?" Now you'll have the answer! Based on the popular monthly feature "What Can I Bring?" in Southern Living magazine, no matter what the occasion, you'll have the perfect dish.

What Can I Bring?: Southern Food for Any Occasion Life Serves Up Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780848754389
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Oxmoor House - October 17th, 2017

Sara Camp Milam with THE SOUTHERN FOODWAYS ALLIANCE GUIDE TO COCKTAILS (at City Grocery)

The South’s relationship with drinking is complicated. Although religious and legal mandates discourage the sale and consumption of alcohol, the region has a robust drinking culture. As the home of NASCAR, a sport that arose from the high-speed antics of bootleggers, and Tennessee Williams, a man notorious for both his literary genius and his propensity to imbibe, the Bible Belt has a booze-soaked background.

The Southern Foodways Alliance Guide to Cocktails Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9780820351599
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: University of Georgia Press - October 5th, 2017

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