Books by Dorothea Benton Frank

PORCH LIGHTS by Dorothea Benton Frank
Released: June 12, 2012

"Happy families are all alike, which is why, even on the beach, they can be a bore."
Frank's latest is her usual warmhearted look at grief, healing and South Carolina coastal life. Read full book review >
FOLLY BEACH by Dorothea Benton Frank
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 14, 2011

"This novel about dramatists, although lightened by some witty down-home repartee, displays little aptitude for scene-craft."
A widow returns to her childhood haven, Folly Beach, S.C., where she is captivated by new love and a literary mystery. Read full book review >
THE LAND OF MANGO SUNSETS by Dorothea Benton Frank
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 10, 2007

"Scattered, but warming female-empowerment tale with a side order of southern magic."
In Frank's chatty latest (after Isle of Palms, 2003, etc.), a high-strung New York divorcée at loose ends changes her life for the better after getting in touch with her South Carolina roots. Read full book review >
ISLE OF PALMS by Dorothea Benton Frank
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 24, 2003

"Good-natured, just-us-girls babblefest. "
Hardcover debut about a hairdresser who hears more juicy confessions than a priest. Read full book review >