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Delta Blues 2010 Tyrus Books Trade Paperback, 9781935562061 Blues Music And Musicians Are The Connecting Thread In These Short Stories By John Grisham, Charlaine Harris, James Lee Burke, Dean James And Others.


10 thoughts on “Delta Blues

  1. says:

    Inspired by the blues well, DUH , this collection stretches from comic to nightmarishly dark and most of the stops in between with very few weak spots Most of them deal with crime in one way or another, and a few give established writers a chance to experiment, usually with satisfying results.There are nineteen stories in the collection, so let me simply say that many of the stories work well, starting with what looks like familiar ground and making a sudden turn that b...


  2. says:

    Something I really enjoyed about the selection of stories is that I used to live in the Mississippi Delta so I knew all the highways and little towns they wrote about Of course, sometimes that was problematic When one story mentioned that Mama listened to the King Biscuit Blues radio show across the river in Helena, Arkansas, I knew that, yes, it s across the river and about two hours north The wattage for the King Biscuit show was so low, I m not even sure it could have been heard two hour Something I really enjoyed about the selection of stories is that I used to live in the Mississippi Delta so I knew all the highways and little towns they wrote about Of course, sometimes that was problematic When one story mentioned that Mama listened to the King Biscuit Blues radio show across the river in Helena, Arkansas, I knew that, yes, it s across the river and about two hours north The wattage for the King Biscuit show was so low, I m not even sure it could have been heard two hour...


  3. says:

    I loved this book My son was a teacher for TFA in the Delta and lived in Clarksdale for a couple of years He is now a Vice Principal in Marks so we have spent some time in the Delta visiting him It is truly a unique cul...


  4. says:

    Being a blues lover I found this book very much to my liking All of the stories are well written I recommend this book to anyone interested in the history of this uniquely American music genre.


  5. says:

    I ll admit that I have a short story in this book, which was my first published fiction However, the other writers are awesome This is a classic about blues and the Mississippi Delta.


  6. says:

    I always pick up the anthologies thinking I ll read something by someone new, but I just read the one or two authors I already know Maybe when I move back to Mississippi, the blues theme will grab me .Charlaine Harris s story was about a blues man who sells his soul to the devil by accident on a moonlit night in a cornfield Everything just seemed to happen to this poor guy, and I felt the story happened to me.Toni Kelner s story was an interesting mystery about a lady searching for h I always pick up the anthologies thinking I ll read something by someone new, but I just read the one or two authors I already know Maybe when I move back to Mississippi, the blues theme will grab me .Charlaine Harris s story was about a blues man who sells his soul to the devil by accident on a moonlit night in a cornfield Everything just seemed to happen to this poor guy, and I felt the story happened to me.Toni Kelner s story was an interesting mystery about a lady searching for her sister...


  7. says:

    This book is a collection of short stories about folks who live or come from around the Mississippi Delta The stories are all by different authors and edited by Carol Haines The stories are fascinating and tou...


  8. says:

    In this land a unique American form of music was born, a rootstock strong enough to spawn many derivatives The Mississippi Delta is ground zero of the blues, meaning it was here where it all began Morgan FreemanReview to follow later.


  9. says:

    Did not like this book and did not even finish reading it sorry


  10. says:

    I really enjoyed these short stories You certainly don t need to be a blues fan but, for me, it made the stories that much better.


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