We are excited to share that Lorraine by Ketch Secor, illustrated by Higgins Bond, is an Okra Pick!
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Okra Picks are the latest and best southern books on the horizon chosen by Southern indie booksellers, sponsored by the Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance. Sourcebooks has had two previous Okra Picks: Hanging Mary by Susan Higginbotham and If the Creek Don't Rise by Leah Weiss.
Learn more about Lorraine:
This not-to-be-missed story appeals to the ear as much as it does to the eye as Lorraine shows readers that music can make any situation more enjoyable. --Kirkus Reviews, Starred review
About Ketch Secor and Higgins Bond:
Ketch Secor is a founding member of Old Crow Medicine Show, a Grammy Award—winning group that has been inducted as members of the Grand Ole Opry. In 2017 and 2018, Old Crow Medicine Show released three critically acclaimed albums: Best of Old Crow Medicine Show (Nettwerk), 50 Years of Blonde On Blonde (Columbia Nashville), a reimagined version of Bob Dylan's classic Blonde on Blonde album, and Volunteer (Sony Music Nashville). Ketch lives in Nashville, Tennessee.
For more information, visit oldcrowmedicine.com.
Higgins Bond received the 2009 Ashley Bryan Award for outstanding contribution to children’s literature. She s a fine artist and freelance illustrator with over 40 years of experience illustrating books, magazines, posters, calendars, ads, collectors’ plates, brochures, figurines, dolls, and individual painting commissions. She lives in Nashville, Tennessee.
Visit her at higginsbondartist.com.
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