Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

October 4, 2015
by jenniferpuryear

Southern Festival of Books: Atticus Finch Meets Deliverance (The Secret Wisdom of the Earth, by Christopher Scotton)

Book Title: The Secret Wisdom of the Earth

“As I stared down forty, I realized that this great bright dream of being a novelist was in danger of becoming my single biggest regret.  I began writing The Secret Wisdom of the Earth the very next day, with the awful death of my friend’s young brother as the tragedy that sets the story in motion,” writes author Christopher Scotton.  At the time, he was …

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