Books by Augusta Trobaugh

Augusta Trobaugh is the author of the novels River Jordan, Swan Place, Sophie and the Rising Sun, Resting in the Bosom of the Lamb, and Praise Jerusalem!, which was a semifinalist in the Pirates Alley Faulkner Competition. She earned a master’s degree in


THE TEA-OLIVE BIRD WATCHING SOCIETY by Augusta Trobaugh
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 1, 2005

"Uncomplicated Southern farce that works with bubbling bravado."
A group of darling elderly Southern ladies with fanciful names prove their mettle in Trobaugh's precious, endearingly soap-and-bath-powder latest (after Swan Place, 2002, etc.). Read full book review >
SWAN PLACE by Augusta Trobaugh
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 1, 2002

"Proof that the Midwest isn't the only source of corn: a readable and amiable tale that just becomes too sweet after a while."
Another southern yarn, as sweet as candied yams, from Trobaugh (Sophie and the Rising Sun, 2001, etc.), this time about a girl trying to keep her orphaned family together. Read full book review >
SOPHIE AND THE RISING SUN by Augusta Trobaugh
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 1, 2001

"Fussbudget style sinks a well-meaning romancer."
Second World War romance between a southern spinster and a Japanese gardener, by the author of Praise Jerusalem! (not reviewed), etc. Read full book review >