Bound South

By turns hilarious and poignant, the lives of three vibrant and unique Southern women — a proper Atlanta matron, her rebellious teenage daughter, and their housekeeper’s young daughter — intersect in unexpected and extraordinary ways in this richly compelling debut novel of family, friendship, and folly.

“White’s wit and graceful prose yield sharp insights about family, friendship and faith in the ever-changing South…. A wonderful debut.” – Publishers Weekly

“Like its characters, Bound South comes dressed in innocence and comedy, a series of hilarious and poignant stories told in gossipy backyard-fence style. But underneath, its concerns are far more serious…” – Atlanta Journal-Constitution

“This acclaimed funny and poignant debut novel describes the clashes between the new and old South…” – San Francisco Examiner


Publish Date: February 10, 2009