Books by Kathy Pories

NEW STORIES FROM THE SOUTH 2009 by Madison Smartt Bell
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 25, 2009

"Just uneven enough to make seeking out its several gems an entertaining and rewarding reading experience."
Thematic imbalance and wan lyricism figure rather too prominently in this 24th installment of the annual series. Read full book review >
NEW STORIES FROM THE SOUTH by ZZ Packer
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 12, 2008

"A few clunkers, a few gems and many readable, very human slices of life."
According to the introduction by PEN/Faulkner finalist Packer (Drinking Coffee Elsewhere, 2003), these 20 stories from American magazines represent "southerners" rather than "Southerners," the dividing line between realism and (mythic) stereotype. Read full book review >