Books by Josephine Humphreys

NOWHERE ELSE ON EARTH by Josephine Humphreys
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 4, 2000

"A remarkable achievement from a writer who just keeps getting better."
Another character-rich, atmospheric, thematically complex tale from Humphreys (The Fireman's Fair, 1991, etc.), set in a "piney lower corner of North Carolina" during the Civil War era. Read full book review >
THE FIREMAN'S FAIR by Josephine Humphreys
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 1, 1991

"An appealing romance that's something of a parable for the end of the 80's—when the hurricane hits, false love and yuppie pretensions are swept away, really gone with the wind."
Far richer in love than Rich in Love (1987), this third novel from Humphreys (her first was Dreams of Sleep, 1984) fully evokes a jittery, post-hurricane Charleston where people are figuring out that they need to rebuild their lives as well as their rooftops. Read full book review >