Mark Childress





Mark Childress

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in Monroeville, Alabama, The United States
January 01, 1957

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Mark Childress was born in Monroeville, Alabama. He is the author of six previous novels and three books for children. Childress has received the Thomas Wolfe Award, the University of Alabamas Distinguished Alumni Award, and the Alabama Library Associations Writer of the Year. He is a staff member and a director of the Community of Writers at Squaw Valley. He has lived in Ohio, Indiana, Mississippi, Louisiana, Georgia, California, Costa Rica, and currently lives in Key West, Florida.

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Average rating: 3.65 · 9,055 ratings · 1,179 reviews · 23 distinct works · Similar authors
Crazy in Alabama
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One Mississippi
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Georgia Bottoms
3.35 of 5 stars 3.35 avg rating — 2,561 ratings — published 2011 — 10 editions
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Gone for Good
3.35 of 5 stars 3.35 avg rating — 205 ratings — published 1998 — 5 editions
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Tender
3.78 of 5 stars 3.78 avg rating — 186 ratings — published 1990 — 8 editions
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A World Made of Fire
3.2 of 5 stars 3.20 avg rating — 101 ratings — published 1984 — 7 editions
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V for Victor
3.7 of 5 stars 3.70 avg rating — 74 ratings — published 1988 — 7 editions
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Georgia Bottoms: A Novel
3.31 of 5 stars 3.31 avg rating — 13 ratings — published 2011 — 2 editions
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4.17 of 5 stars 4.17 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 1996
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Georgia Bottoms: A Novel
3.5 of 5 stars 3.50 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 2011
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