Books by John Bentley Mays

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 1, 1997

"Mays thoughtfully interprets Southern culture, but his self-absorption makes the journey less compelling as memoir than as history. (8 pages b&w photos) ($50,000 ad/promo; author tour)"
A soul-searching memoir makes poetic hay of the saw that you can take the boy out of the South, but you can't take the South out of the boy. Read full book review >