Southern Indie Bestsellers


1. The Goldfinch
Donna Tartt, Little Brown, $30, 9780316055437
2. The Heist
Daniel Silva, Harper, $27.99, 9780062320056
3. The Book of Life
Deborah Harkness, Viking, $28.95, 9780670025596
okra4. Dollbaby
Laura Lane McNeal, Pamela Dorman Books, $26.95, 9780670014736
okra5. The Invention of Wings
Sue Monk Kidd, Viking, $27.95, 9780670024780

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Patti Callahan Henry and Mary Alice Monroe

Patti Callahan Henry and Mary Alice Monroe
“But then there I was, standing on your front porch with a suitcase ready to stay the night and I thought, What if she is crazy and I’m about to enter Crazy-Land?.”

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Okra Picks

An affinity for dead cotton mill town stories.

In which a faded sign inspires an existential moment, Mr. George Singleton has a fondness for dead cotton mill towns, and her ladyship rationalizes a good reason to avoid mowing the lawn. Lady Banks' Commonplace Book

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Free Book Stimulus Plan

Increase your karmic footprint.

Free BookWe understand that you can buy books anywhere.  You understand that while loving independent bookstores is a wonderful thing, loving them with your shopping dollars is even more wonderful! 
These Southern Indie Booksellers want to entice you to shop with them.  Buy online or in store from any of these shops, then complete the form below and mail it in with your receipt and get a free book.  
What kind of book? you ask.  Answer:  A Free One.  Read more

Southern Indie Lit Crossword Puzzle Book

The Southern Indie Lit Crossword Puzzle Book

How well do you know your Southern lit? We dare you to use a pen on these crossword puzzles, each inspired by one of the winning titles of the SIBA Book Award, honoring ten years of the very best in Southern literature as chosen by the people who would know...Southern Independent Booksellers! A great gift for your book club, for puzzle-lovers, and anyone who loves Southern literature. $9.95 paperback. Available at Southern Indie Bookstores.

Play a sample puzzle online! | See the answers