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Product Description: For the inimitable Lee Smith, place is paramount. For forty-five years, her fiction has lived and breathed with the rhythms and people of the Appalachian South. But never before has she written her own story. Set deep in the mountains of Virginia, the Grundy of Lee Smith s youth was a place of coal miners, tent revivals, mountain music, drive-in theaters, and her daddy s dimestore...read more

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9781410490681 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, July 27, 2016), cover price $33.99 | About this edition: For the inimitable Lee Smith, place is paramount.

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Product Description: For the inimitable Lee Smith, place is paramount. For forty-five years, her fiction has lived and breathed with the rhythms and people of the Appalachian South. But never before has she written her own story. Set deep in the mountains of Virginia, the Grundy of Lee Smith’s youth was a place of coal miners, tent revivals, mountain music, drive-in theaters, and her daddy’s dimestore...read more

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9781616205027 | Algonquin Books, March 22, 2016, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: For the inimitable Lee Smith, place is paramount.

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Product Description: Aotearoa New Zealand was recently rated by the Lonely Planet travel guide as the second most "gay friendly" country in the world, with some of the most advanced human rights legislation. Research suggests, however, that New Zealand’s relatively "inclusive" social climate is not always reflected in our educational settings...read more
By Alexandra C. Gunn (editor) and Lee A. Smith (editor)

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9781877578687 | Otago Univ Pr, February 1, 2016, cover price $35.99 | About this edition: Aotearoa New Zealand was recently rated by the Lonely Planet travel guide as the second most "gay friendly" country in the world, with some of the most advanced human rights legislation.

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Product Description: This was something that happened to other people, people who hadn’t thought out everything the way we had. We had a plan that started in high school and followed us into parenthood and suburbia. The plan, we knew, wasn’t going to be easy, and we’d have to work hard at it; but as a team, we could accomplish it and achieve our goals, which would eventually make our lives very comfortable...read more

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9781503584600, titled "Beware of the Signs: A Family’s Journey Through Infidelity" | Xlibris Corp, July 13, 2015, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: "This was something that happened to other people, people who hadn’t thought out everything the way we had.

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9781503584594, titled "Beware of the Signs: A Family’s Journey Through Infidelity" | Xlibris Corp, July 13, 2015, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: This was something that happened to other people, people who hadn’t thought out everything the way we had.

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Product Description:  A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK “Extremely powerful…Me and My Baby View the Eclipse is about striving and the secret nobility of people who live in a small-town American South. In these stories—thank heaven—not everything fits: they are loose, they are sometimes awkward, but just about every one shines with revelation and awe in the face of momentary greatness and tragedy...read more

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9780425271865 | Reprint edition (Berkley Pub Group, December 2, 2014), cover price $15.00 | About this edition:  A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK “Extremely powerful…Me and My Baby View the Eclipse is about striving and the secret nobility of people who live in a small-town American South.
9780345368737 | Reissue edition (Ballantine Books, February 1, 1991), cover price $4.99 | About this edition: Focusing on ordinary people faced with the eclipses of life--death, divorce, illness, loss--this collection of stories includes 'Life on the Moon,' 'Intensive Care,' and 'Tongues of Fire'

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Product Description: In The Consequences of Syria, Lee Smith analyzes the current U.S. administration’s stance on Syria, questioning whether it will build the foundations of a new Middle East or usher in an era of instability that will affect the entire world...read more

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9780817917753 | Hoover Inst Pr, June 1, 2014, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: In The Consequences of Syria, Lee Smith analyzes the current U.

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Product Description: First published in 1982, Cakewalk was the first short story collection by iconic Southern writer Lee Smith. Comic and observant, Smith's fourteen tales in Cakewalk introduce readers to a host of memorable Southern characters. Her protagonists include aging gossips, a soap opera-hooked housewife, a runaway teenager, and divergent sisters in various combinations...read more

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9781611174199 | Univ of South Carolina Pr, May 31, 2014, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: First published in 1982, Cakewalk was the first short story collection by iconic Southern writer Lee Smith.

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A first collection of short stories, marked by intimate detail and rich setting, features small-town southern characters whose full emotional lives have been textured by their upbringings and special livelihoods

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9780399126666 | Putnam Pub Group, September 1, 1981, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: A first collection of short stories, marked by intimate detail and rich setting, features small-town southern characters whose full emotional lives have been textured by their upbringings and special livelihoods

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9780345410429 | Reissue edition (Ballantine Books, August 1, 1996), cover price $19.00 | About this edition: A first collection of short stories, marked by intimate detail and rich setting, features small-town southern characters whose full emotional lives have been textured by their upbringings and special livelihoods
9780345339508 | Reissue edition (Ballantine Books, March 1, 1991), cover price $5.99 | About this edition: A first collection of short stories, marked by intimate detail and rich setting, features small-town southern characters whose full emotional lives have been textured by their upbringings and special livelihoods

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Product Description: “Reading Lee Smith ranks among the great pleasures of American fiction . . . Gives evidence again of the grace and insight that distinguish her work.” --Robert Stone, author of Death of the Black-Haired Girl It’s 1936 when orphaned thirteen-year-old Evalina Toussaint is admitted to Highland Hospital, a mental institution in Asheville, North Carolina, known for its innovative treatments for nervous disorders and addictions...read more

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9781410466037 | Large print edition (Wheeler Pub Inc, February 26, 2014), cover price $33.99 | also contains Guests on Earth | About this edition: A New York Times Bestselling Author It?
9781616202538 | Algonquin Books, October 15, 2013, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: “Reading Lee Smith ranks among the great pleasures of American fiction .

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9781616203801 | Reprint edition (Algonquin Books, May 13, 2014), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: “Reading Lee Smith ranks among the great pleasures of American fiction .

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Product Description: A New York Times Bestselling Author It?s 1936 when orphaned thirteen-year-old Evalina Toussaint is admitted to Highland Hospital in Asheville, North Carolina, a mental institution known for its innovative treatments for nervous disorders and addictions...read more

Hardcover:

9781410466037 | Large print edition (Wheeler Pub Inc, February 26, 2014), cover price $33.99 | also contains Guests on Earth | About this edition: A New York Times Bestselling Author It?

CD/Spoken Word:

9781622312368 | Unabridged edition (Highbridge Co, October 15, 2013), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: When she is thirteen years old, Evalina Toussaint, the orphaned child of an exotic dancer in New Orleans, is admitted as a mental patient to Highland Hospital in Asheville, North Carolina.

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Product Description: When Sybill Hess drives over to the hypnotist’s office, she hopes he can cure her of the headaches interrupting her sleep the way her friend Betty once saw a woman on TV cure a woman’s stammer. But what Dr. Diamond uncovers from Sybill’s subconscious goes much deeper than her nervousness over a new tenant who seems to want a date...read more

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9780816141371 | Large print edition (G K Hall & Co, April 1, 1987), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Gathered at Miss Elizabeth's deathbed, the whole Hesse family learns unexpected secrets about Elizabeth and each other
9780399130809 | Putnam Pub Group, September 1, 1985, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Gathered at Miss Elizabeth's deathbed, the whole Hesse family learns unexpected secrets about Elizabeth and each other

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9780425270271 | Berkley Pub Group, February 4, 2014, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: When Sybill Hess drives over to the hypnotist’s office, she hopes he can cure her of the headaches interrupting her sleep the way her friend Betty once saw a woman on TV cure a woman’s stammer.
9780345410603 | Reissue edition (Ballantine Books, August 1, 1996), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Gathered at Miss Elizabeth's deathbed, the whole Hesse family learns unexpected secrets about Elizabeth and each other
9780345336422 | Reissue edition (Ballantine Books, October 1, 1986), cover price $5.99 | About this edition: Gathered at Miss Elizabeth's deathbed, the whole Hesse family learns unexpected secrets about Elizabeth and each other

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Product Description: This is why I have had to come back now, traveling these dusty old back roads one more time. For I mean to tell my story, and I mean to tell the truth. I am a believer in the Word, and I am not going to flinch from telling it, not even the terrible things… Florida Grace Shepherd, eleventh child of the itinerant, snake-handling Reverend Virgil Shepherd, grew up traveling across the Appalachian South...read more

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9780399140501 | Putnam Pub Group, May 1, 1995, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Surrounded all of her life by zealous religious figures, Florida Grace Shepherd recounts a story that begins with her father's revival meetings and ends at Uncle Slidell's Christian Fun Golf course

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9780425267288 | Reprint edition (Berkley Pub Group, December 3, 2013), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: This is why I have had to come back now, traveling these dusty old back roads one more time.
9780345403339 | Ballantine Books, May 1, 1996, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Surrounded all her life by zealous religious figures, Grace Shepherd narrates her own story, from her father's revival meetings, through seduction, a failed marriage, and motherhood, to an independent life in Knoxville and a job as a waitress.

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Product Description: How does a girl from Grundy, Virginia, become a successful writer? The interviews and profiles in Conversations with Lee Smith tell the story of one woman's discovery of her coal-mining hometown as a potential "literary place."In this first book of interviews with Smith, she revels in character and sense of place as cornerstones to her art...read more
By Linda Tate (editor)

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9781578063499 | Univ Pr of Mississippi, July 1, 2001, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: How does a girl from Grundy, Virginia, become a successful writer?
9780314018168, titled "Modern Constitutional Law: Cases and Notes" | 4th edition (West Group, April 1, 1993), cover price $52.95 | also contains Modern Constitutional Law: Cases and Notes | About this edition: Since the first edition of Modern Constitutional Law was published nearly thirty years ago, it has continued to be one of the best sellers in a very competitive market.

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9781617036996 | Univ Pr of Mississippi, March 22, 2013, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: How does a girl from Grundy, Virginia, become a successful writer?
9781578063505 | Univ Pr of Mississippi, July 1, 2001, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: How does a girl from Grundy, Virginia, become a successful writer?
9781578063505 | Univ Pr of Mississippi, July 1, 2001, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: How does a girl from Grundy, Virginia, become a successful writer?

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Product Description: Janelle Edwards is a sultry singer who’s nursing a perpetually broken heart. Everett Jamison, III is a handsome workaholic with no time for love on his busy agenda. Both have sworn off relationships and marriage…but on a cozy steamboat cruise up the Mississippi River, the two keep crossing paths...read more

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9781612186726 | Amazon Pub, December 11, 2012, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Janelle Edwards is a sultry singer who’s nursing a perpetually broken heart.

Product Description: Now in its 8th edition, MATHEMATICS FOR PLUMBERS AND PIPEFITTERS delivers the essential math skills necessary in the plumbing and pipefitting professions. Starting with a thorough math review to ensure a solid foundation, the book progresses into specific on-the-job applications, such as pipe length calculations, sheet metal work, and the builder's level...read more

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9781133427773 | 8 pck pap/ edition (Delmar Pub, November 2, 2012), cover price $178.95 | About this edition: Now in its 8th edition, MATHEMATICS FOR PLUMBERS AND PIPEFITTERS delivers the essential math skills necessary in the plumbing and pipefitting professions.

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Product Description: Now in its 8th edition, MATHEMATICS FOR PLUMBERS AND PIPEFITTERS delivers the essential math skills necessary in the plumbing and pipefitting professions. Starting with a thorough math review to ensure a solid foundation, the book progresses into specific on-the-job applications, such as pipe length calculations, sheet metal work, and the builder's level...read more

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9781111642600 | 8 edition (Delmar Pub, August 21, 2012), cover price $165.95 | About this edition: Now in its 8th edition, MATHEMATICS FOR PLUMBERS AND PIPEFITTERS delivers the essential math skills necessary in the plumbing and pipefitting professions.
9781428304611 | 7 edition (Delmar Pub, June 29, 2007), cover price $173.95 | About this edition: Fully updated for optimal learning, Mathematics for Plumbers and Pipefitters, 7E remains a trusted resource for essential math concepts in the plumbing and pipefitting trades.
9781401821104, titled "Mathematics for Plumbers & Pipefitters" | 6 edition (Delmar Pub, October 1, 2003), cover price $157.95 | About this edition: This edition of Mathematics for Plumbers and Pipefitters continues to teach the essential math concepts that have made the book the outstanding reference in its field.
9780827370623 | Tch edition (Delmar Pub, January 1, 1996), cover price $49.95 | About this edition: This edition of Mathematics for Plumbers and Pipefitters continues to teach the essential math concepts that have made the book the outstanding reference in its field.

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Product Description: New York Times bestselling author Lee Smith offers her signature mix of wit and heartbreak, as well as her “unerring ear for the lyrical and the down and dirty,” (Atlanta Journal-Constitution) in this superb collection of stories.

Hardcover:

9780399142819 | Putnam Pub Group, June 1, 1997, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: A collection of stories about imagination, longing, despair, and loving in all its strange and shifting forms includes the tales of Jenny, whose parents move to Key West to cure their marriage, and Charlene, who makes up an imaginary brother.

Paperback:

9780425247686 | Reprint edition (Berkley Pub Group, July 3, 2012), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: New York Times bestselling author Lee Smith offers her signature mix of wit and heartbreak, as well as her “unerring ear for the lyrical and the down and dirty,” (Atlanta Journal-Constitution) in this superb collection of stories.
9780449002261 | Reprint edition (Fawcett Books, September 1, 1998), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: A collection of stories about imagination, longing, despair, and loving in all its strange and shifting forms includes the tales of Jenny, whose parents move to Key West to cure their marriage, and Charlene, who makes up an imaginary brother.

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Product Description: The New York Times bestselling author of The Last Girls presents one of her most compelling novels, acclaimed by Anne Tyler, Annie Dillard, and more... Everywhere about her, from the traffic on Highway 460 to the river that's gone black with coal dust, Crystal Spangler sees a current flowing from the mountain town of Black Rock into the wider world...read more

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9780399125317 | Putnam Pub Group, January 1, 1980, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Crystal Spangler struggles throughout her life to find a role that fits her best, but after living as a poet, a beauty queen, a schoolteacher, and a political wife, she returns home to Black Rock Mountain

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9780425243381 | Reprint edition (Berkley Pub Group, March 6, 2012), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: The New York Times bestselling author of The Last Girls presents one of her most compelling novels, acclaimed by Anne Tyler, Annie Dillard, and more.
9780345410313 | Reissue edition (Ballantine Books, August 1, 1996), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Crystal Spangler struggles throughout her life to find a role that fits her best, but after living as a poet, a beauty queen, a schoolteacher, and a political wife, she returns home to Black Rock Mountain
9780345338495 | Reissue edition (Ballantine Books, October 1, 1986), cover price $4.99 | About this edition: Crystal Spangler struggles throughout her life to find a role that fits her best, but after living as a poet, a beauty queen, a schoolteacher, and a political wife, she returns home to Black Rock Mountain

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Product Description: From the award-winning New York Times bestselling author of The Last Girls.

Hardcover:

9780399127946 | Putnam Pub Group, June 1, 1983, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A curse laid on the inhabitants of Hoot Owl Holler follows each succeeding generation for a century, in a tale of love, murder, obsession, and betrayal set in Appalachia

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9780425245460 | Reissue edition (Berkley Pub Group, December 6, 2011), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: From the award-winning New York Times bestselling author of The Last Girls.
9780345410283 | Ballantine Books, August 1, 1996, cover price $13.95
9780345383983 | Reprint edition (Ballantine Books, July 1, 1993), cover price $10.00 | also contains Textile Technology and Design: From Interior Space to Outer Space | About this edition: "Delightful and entertaining.
9780345316073 | Reissue edition (Ballantine Books, August 1, 1992), cover price $5.99 | About this edition: A curse laid on the inhabitants of Hoot Owl Holler follows each succeeding generation for a century, in a tale of love, murder, obsession, and betrayal set in Appalachia

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Product Description: Ivy Rowe, Virginia mountain girl, then wife, mother, and finally "Mawmaw," never strays far from her home-but the letters she writes take her across the country and over the ocean. Writing "to hold onto what's passing," she tells stories that are rich with the life of Appalachia in words that are colloquial, often misspelled, but always beautiful...read more

Hardcover:

9780816147854 | Large print edition (G K Hall & Co, November 1, 1989), cover price $20.95 | About this edition: A series of letters, written to family and friends, reveals the life and times of Ivy Rowe, as she grows from girlhood to old age, finds love, dreams great visions, and raises a family, in an evocative portrait of Appalachia
9780399133824 | Putnam Pub Group, August 1, 1988, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: A series of letters, written to family and friends, reveals the life and times of Ivy Rowe, as she grows from girlhood to old age, finds love, dreams great visions, and raises a family, in an evocative portrait of Appalchia

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9780425230459 | Rei rep edition (Berkley Pub Group, July 5, 2011), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Ivy Rowe, Virginia mountain girl, then wife, mother, and finally "Mawmaw," never strays far from her home-but the letters she writes take her across the country and over the ocean.
9780345383990 | Reprint edition (Ballantine Books, June 1, 1993), cover price $14.00 | About this edition: A series of letters, written to family and friends, reveals the life and times of Ivy Rowe, as she grows from girlhood to old age, finds love, dreams great visions, and raises a family
9780345362087 | Reprint edition (Ballantine Books, September 1, 1989), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: A series of letters, written to family and friends, reveals the life and times of Ivy Rowe, as she grows from girlhood to old age, finds love, dreams great visions, and raises a family, in an evocative portrait of Appalchia

Prebinding:

9781439508817 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, June 26, 2008), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: "A tour de force.

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Product Description: Lee Smith is a "teller of tales for tale tellers to admire and envy . . . [and] a reader’s dream" (Houston Chronicle). A celebrated and bestselling writer with a dozen novels under her name, including Fair and Tender Ladies, Oral History, and The Last Girls, she is just as widely recognized for her exceptional short stories...read more

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9781616200497 | Algonquin Books, May 31, 2011, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Lee Smith is a "teller of tales for tale tellers to admire and envy .

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Product Description: Lee Smith is a "teller of tales for tale tellers to admire and envy . . . [and] a reader’s dream" (Houston Chronicle). A celebrated and bestselling writer with a dozen novels under her name, including Fair and Tender Ladies, Oral History, and The Last Girls, she is just as widely recognized for her exceptional short stories...read more

Hardcover:

9781565129153, titled "Mrs. Darcy and the Blue-Eyed Stranger: New and Selected Stories" | Algonquin Books, March 23, 2010, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Lee Smith is a "teller of tales for tale tellers to admire and envy .

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Product Description: This is a simple little book about a simple little ritual and a very complicated story about the ways and means of modern sick-care. Perhaps only slightly stranger than the practice of drinking beans is the use of java juice for an enema...read more

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9781461057741 | Createspace Independent Pub, April 8, 2011, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: This is a simple little book about a simple little ritual and a very complicated story about the ways and means of modern sick-care.

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Product Description: Sara Foster’s love of Southern fare began in her Granny Foster’s Tennessee kitchen. There, the combination of down-home comfort, fresh-from-the-farm ingredients, and dedicated preparation hooked her for life. Now the award-winning cookbook author and restaurateur serves up nearly two hundred contemporary interpretations of classic dishes—Shrimp Jambalaya, Slow-Roasted Pulled Pork Butt, Cheesy Grits Casserole; refreshing drinks, including Mint Juleps and Sweet Tea; and such satisfying breakfasts as Country Ham and Hominy Hash...read more
By Sara Foster and Lee Smith (foreword by)

Hardcover:

9781400068593 | Random House Inc, April 5, 2011, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Sara Foster’s love of Southern fare began in her Granny Foster’s Tennessee kitchen.

By Lee Smith (foreword by)

Miscellaneous:

9780679604570 | Random House Inc, April 5, 2011, cover price $35.00

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