Skip to content

Delta Blues

This collection of short fiction captures both the art of the tale and the power of the blues, and is a nod at the human condition that often inspires musicians to write and sing the blues.


Format: Book
Summary: Collects nineteen short stories set in the Mississippi Delta and involving the blues by such authors as James Lee Burke, John Grisham, Alice Jackson, Nathan Singer, and Les Standford.
Title: Delta Blues / edited by Carolyn Haines.
Publisher Date: Madison, WI : Tyrus Books, 2010.
Subject: American fiction -- Southern States
Isbn: 1935562061 (pbk.) 9781935562078 (hdcover.) 193556207X (hdcover.) 9781935562061 (pbk.)
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 4
System Items Total: 4
Call Number: 813.6 Del
Oclc: 456179102
Upc:
Bib Id: 345437

Format: Book
Summary: Collects nineteen short stories set in the Mississippi Delta and involving the blues by such authors as James Lee Burke, John Grisham, Alice Jackson, Nathan Singer, and Les Standford.
Title: Delta Blues / edited by Carolyn Haines.
Publisher, Date: Madison, WI : Tyrus Books, 2010.
Description: 400 p. : ill ; 22 cm.
Subjects: American fiction -- Southern States
Genre: Short stories.
Other Author: Haines, Carolyn
Notes: "Foreword by Morgan Freeman." -- cover p.1
Notes: "James Lee Burke, John Grisham, Charlaine Harris, David Sheffield, Alice Jackson, Ace Atkins, and more. " -- cover p.1
Contents: All the way to Memphis / Suzanne Hudson -- Love in vain / David Sheffield -- Nine below zero / Ace Atkins -- Cuttin' heads / Alice Jackson -- Blind, crippled and crazy / Bill Fitzhugh -- Big midnight special -- James Lee Burke -- My own little room in hell / Dean James -- Dog thunder blues -- Nathan Singer -- Songbyrd dead at 23 / Suzann Ellingsworth -- Death at the crossroads / Michael Lister -- Blues for Veneece / Lynne Barrett -- Crossroads bargain / Charlaine Harris -- A man feeling bad / Toni L.P. Kelner -- Kidd Diamond / Daniel Martine -- Run don't run / Mary Saums -- The sugar cure / Carolyn Haines -- Life and casualty / Les Standiford -- Fetching Raymond / John Grisham -- What his hands had been waiting for / Tom Franklin & Beth Ann Fennelly.
ISBN: 1935562061 (pbk.)
ISBN: 9781935562078 (hdcover.)
ISBN: 193556207X (hdcover.)
ISBN: 9781935562061 (pbk.)
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 4
Total Copies: 4
Call Number: 813.6 Del