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Pulitzer Prize winner and "To Kill A Mockingbird" author Harper Lee smiles before receiving the 2007 Presidential Medal of Freedom on November 5, 2007 in Washington, DC. The Medal of Freedom is given to those who have made remarkable contributions to the security or national interests of the United States, world peace, culture, or other private or public endeavors. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

“To Kill a Mockingbird” Author Harper Lee Will Publish Second Novel

“To Kill a Mockingbird” will not be Harper Lee’s only published book after all.

02/03/2015

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Read An Excerpt From “Whistling Past The Graveyard”

In the bestselling tradition of To Kill a Mockingbird and The Secret Life of Bees, Whistling Past the Graveyard is an unforgettable story of friendship’s healing powers set against the backdrop of 1960s Mississippi.

04/02/2014

Michael Farris Smith

Top Five Southern Writers’ Houses To Visit

Writer Michael Farris Smith, author of the novel Rivers, recommends visiting the houses of five Southern literary giants to see where they drew their inspiration for their craft.

09/18/2013