First published in 1949, THE GOLDEN APPLES is an acutely observed, richly atmospheric portrayal of small town life in Morgana, Mississippi. There's Snowdie, who has to bring up her twin boys alone after her husband, King Maclain, disappears one day, discarding his hat on the banks of the Big Black. There's Loch Morrison, convalescing with malaria, who watches from his bedroom window as wayward Virgie Rainey meets a sailor in the vacant house opposite. Meanwhile, Miss Eckhart the piano teacher, grieving the loss of her most ...

The Golden Apples 2011, Penguin Classics, London

ISBN-13: 9780141196848


The Golden Apples 1956, Harvest Books, San Diego, CA

ISBN-13: 9780156360906

Trade paperback

The Golden Apples 1956, Turtleback Books

ISBN-13: 9780613187008

Turtleback School & Library edition