Matthew Guinn, who lives in the Jackson area, combines fact and fiction in The Resurrectionist, his Southern Gothic debut novel. (W. W. Norton & Co.; $25.95 hardcover). Based on the true story of Grandison Harris, aka the “Resurrection Man” of Georgia, the novel weaves crime, social commentary and revenge into a moral parable of the South.
Read more from Susan O'Bryan in The Clarion-Ledger here.
On July 13, Guinn will have a hometown book launch at Lemuria Books. On July 16, he will be at Square Books in Oxford. Find his complete book tour schedule here.