The Yazoo Blues

The Yazoo Blues

By John Pritchard

NewSouth, Hardcover, 9781588382177, 254pp.

Publication Date: October 2008

The fictional narrator of Pritchard's novel lives in the complex stew of evolving race relations, failed economies, and corrupt politics that define much of the post civil rights rural Deep South--in Junior Ray's case, specifically in the Mississippi Delta.

About the Author
John Pritchard grew up in the Mississippi Delta; he now teaches college English in Memphis, Tennessee.