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Katy Simpson Smith - Author


Katy Simpson Smith was born and raised in Jackson, Mississippi. She attended Mount Holyoke College and received a PhD in history from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and an MFA from the Bennington Writing Seminars. She has been working as an adjunct professor at Tulane University and has published a study of early American motherhood, We Have Raised All of You: Motherhood in the South, 1750-1835. She lives in New Orleans.

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Featured Books, with extracts, by Katy Simpson Smith

The Story of Land and Sea by Katy Simpson Smith
The Story of Land and Sea
Katy Simpson Smith
A big, lush, three-generational, historical novel in three parts from 1771 to 1793. Sad, moving and poignant, it is a beautifully written story of love and loss, of hope and despair. Taking in the War of Independence, plantation life, slavery,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/07/2015
The Story of Land and Sea by Katy Simpson Smith
The Story of Land and Sea
Katy Simpson Smith
A big, lush, three-generational, historical novel in three parts from 1771 to 1793. Sad, moving and poignant, it is a beautifully written story of love and loss, of hope and despair. Taking in the War of Independence, plantation life, slavery,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/01/2015

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