Gaines, Ernest J.

Summary: In a small Cajun community in 1940s Louisiana, a young black man is about to go to the electric chair for murder. A white shopkeeper had died during a robbery gone bad; though the young man on trial had not been armed and had not pulled the trigger, in that time and place, there could be no doubt of the verdict or the penalty.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Contemporaries 1997

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION GAI

Pennell, Julie.

Summary: In Toulouse, Louisiana finding your one true love happens sometime around high school. If you re lucky, he might be the man you thought he was. But as four friends are about to find out, not every girl has luck on her side in this charming debut novel perfect for fans of The Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood and Desperate Housewives. Laura Landry s quarterback husband was her ticket out of...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Emily Bestler Books/Atria 2017

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Pennell 2017

James, Miranda

Summary: The New York Times bestselling author of Bless Her Dead Little Heart and the Cats in the Stacks mysteries brings back the Ducote sisters, two spry Southern sleuths. An'gel and Dickce Ducote tend to stay put in Athena, Mississippi, but a wedding is a good reason to say a temporary farewell to Charlie Harris's cat Diesel and go visit relatives. But while their stay in Louisiana is scorching hot,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Wheeler Publishing 2017

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC JAM