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Michael Morris

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A fifth-generation native of Perry, Florida, Michael Morris knows Southern culture and characters. They are the foundation and inspiration for the stories he writes.

His latest novel, Man in the Blue Moon, is based on a true story about a man on the run for murder who was shipped in a crate to his grandfather's family in the Florida Panhandle. The novel was named one of the Best Books of 2012 by Publishers Weekly and received the Book of the Year Award for Fiction by the Alabama Library Association. Man in the Blue Moon was also named a top three book club recommendation by the independent bookseller's association.

While working in the pharmaceutical industry and taking night classes with author Tim McLaurin at North Carolina State Universit

Average rating: 3.68 · 1,154 ratings · 205 reviews · 3 distinct works · Similar authors
Man in the Blue Moon
3.58 of 5 stars 3.58 avg rating — 486 ratings — published 2012 — 7 editions
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3.78 of 5 stars 3.78 avg rating — 358 ratings — published 2003 — 10 editions
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A Place Called Wiregrass
3.74 of 5 stars 3.74 avg rating — 324 ratings — published 2002 — 10 editions
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Beth Hi Michael,
Thanks for befriending this fellow author on Goodreads!

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