Georgia Writers Museu

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Discussion Leader:

Jack Shinneman, a founding member of Georgia Writers Museum

About GWHOF Book Club
The Book Club meets once a quarter to discuss a book from a GWHOF inductee, preferably  one who is living with recently published books.  The books will be the author’s most highly regarded books, and depict contemporary life in Georgia.

Georgia Writers Hall of Fame Book Club

Suspended until further notice due to Covid-19 restrictions.

Books from past GWHOF Book Club Meetings


August: Terry Kay To Dance with the White Dog

November: Judson Mitcham The Sweet Everlasting


February - Janisse Ray Ecology of a Cracker Childhood

May - Calder Willingham Rambling Rose

August - Bailey White Mama Makes up Her Mind…

November - Philip Lee Williams The Heart of a Distant Forest

February - Ferrol Sams Run With the Horsemen

May - Brainard Cheney Devil’s Elbow

August - Margaret Mitchell Gone with the Wind

November - Melissa Fay Greene The Temple Bombing. Praying for Sheetrock


February - Tayari Jones Leaving Atlanta

May - James Cobb, A Georgia Odyssey