The long-awaited memoir of her Southern childhood from the bestselling author of Under the Tuscan Sun.
Growing up, Frances Mayes longed to leave the small town of Fitzgerald, Georgia, but now she’s been drawn back to explore her past …
Beautifully written and very intimate, this memoir evokes the Deep South in all its steamy warmth, fascinating characters and disturbing undercurrents. With her signature style and grace, Mayes delves deeply into her roots, the bitter and sweet stories of her complicated family, and Southern traditions and her connections to them.
- Publication Date:
- 01 / 05 / 2014
- 153 x 234mm