Belle Books 6/1/2012. Clearance book (50% or more off list price). New paperback. Includes stories by Deborah Grace Staley, Kimberly Brock, Susan Sipal, Clara Wimberly, Misty Barrere, Willis Baker, Martina Boone, Deedra Climer, Darcy Crowder, Jane Forest, Tom Honea, Kathleen Watson, and Valerie Keiser
When it comes to family, love, tradition and pride are a powerful brew . . .
The third of the Sweet Tea story collections (SWEET TEA & JESUS SHOES, MORE SWEET TEA) treats readers to a panorama of Southern life, both then and now. Family dramas, comic mishaps, sentimental remembrances and poignant choices illuminate these thirteen stories by new and established authors. There's something for every reader: The gritty realism of a hunt for wild boars, the gentle grieving for a home now filled only with memories, the funny battle between a woman and her recipe for deviled eggs, and much more.
Come sit a spell on the front porch. Prop your feet up, sip a cold glass of sweet iced tea, and lose yourself in a way of life that's as irresistible as pecan pie and as unforgettable as a chilled slice of watermelon on a hot summer day. Welcome to a place that exists between the pages of How It Was and How It Might Have Been-just a little bit south of the long path home.