Not Miz Congeniality, but very nice nomination

Author’s Book Nominated for Southern Non-Fiction Award —Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance (SIBA) recently announced the nominees for the 2011 SIBA Book Awards. Among the nominees is Will Jesus Buy Me A Double-Wide (Zondervan, 2010) by Oregon author Karen Spears Zacharias. Wm. Paul Young, author of The Shack said of Will Jesus Buy Me A Double-Wide, [Read More…]

Interview with author Tom Franklin

Racism is at the heart of Mississippi writer Tom Franklin’s “Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter”. Join author Karen Spears Zacharias as she talks with Tom Franklin about his latest bestseller. Karen: How did the story of “Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter” first present itself to you? Tom: Way, way back in 2003, when “Hell at the Breech” [Read More…]