Timing is everything, and for Caroline Gordon that was particularly true for her novel about the American Civil War. Had she published "None Shall Look Back" prior to 1936, some believe her Southern war story would've trumped Margaret Mitchell's classic. I wanted to read Gordon's novel and find out for myself. Here's the outcome.
10 books soon be published include a new story collection by Alice Munroe and a memoir from Mary Karr, who started the whole memoir craze with "The Liars Club" way back when. Check 'em out.