Books by Kathleen Wallace King

MAYBELLEEN by Kathleen Wallace King
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 13, 1995

"Still, King has an Oatesian intensity worth the flight."
King's second novel (after The True Life Story of Isobel Roundtree, 1994) is a tight, hortatory tale about justice denied (to Native Americans) and the redemptive power of love. Read full book review >
THE TRUE LIFE STORY OF ISOBEL ROUNDTREE by Kathleen Wallace King
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 15, 1993

A debut novel of enormous and pugnacious charm in which the narrator—a ten-year-old girl living with her combative parents on a Kentucky-area hog farm—observes, absorbs, and surmounts the tearing needs and angers of adults, all with a cool savvy. Read full book review >