Admirers of Elizabeth Spencer's writing will welcome back into print her first novel, and her new readers will discover the sources of her notable talent in this book. Published in 1948 to extraordinary attention from such eminent writers as Robert Penn Warren, Eudora Welty, and Katherine Anne Porter, this father-and-son story revolves around an old southern theme of family grievances and vendettas. Fire in the Morning recounts the conflict between two families extending over two generations up to the 1930s. The arrival of ...

Fire in the Morning 2012, University Press of Mississippi, Jackson

ISBN-13: 9781617036187

Trade paperback

Fire in the Morning 1987, Avon Books

ISBN-13: 9780380701056

Mass-market paperback