Robert Funderburk





Robert Funderburk


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Liberty, Mississippi, The United States
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Robert Funderburk's life is steeped in the south. Born by coal oil lantern light in a tin-roofed farmhouse outside Liberty, Mississippi, he has spent nearly his entire life in one environ of the South or another. After receiving a B.A. in Sociology from Louisiana State University, Funderburk worked for the Louisiana Welfare Department across river from his home of Baton Rouge. Navigating a land of old antebellum homes, slave cabins, sugar cane plantations, swamps, and bayous he became intimately familiar with the landscape that would later fill his works of fiction. He spent another year working across the river from New Orleans as well. Most of his work with the state was in probation and parole-midnight arrest runs, scuffling with men int ...more

Average rating: 3.80 · 122 ratings · 19 reviews · 17 distinct works · Similar authors
Heart and Soul

3.88 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 1995
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These Golden Days

3.75 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 1995
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The Rainbow's End

3.75 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 1997 — 3 editions
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Love and Glory

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 9 ratings — published 1994 — 2 editions
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All the Days Were Summer

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 1997 — 2 editions
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Tenderness and Fire

3.57 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 1997 — 2 editions
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The Fires of Autumn

3.43 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 1996 — 2 editions
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The Spring of Our Exile

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 1999 — 2 editions
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Old Familiar Places

3.75 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 1996
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Winter of Grace

4.50 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 1998 — 3 editions
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