Meredith Etc, a small press in Jackson, Mississippi, released six (6) books this year: “Flight of a Saint,” a mini-biography by Mary Haralson Coleman; “Juneteenth: Freedom Day,” a children’s book; “Midnight Moon,” a novel, and “Every Inch Love Will,” a memoir by Meredith Coleman McGee; “I Learn to Read,” a children’s book by Gwendolyn Maberry Bell; and “No Recipe Intended,” poems/short stories by Shirley Francis. Meredith Coleman McGee is the publisher. There are 20 authors @ Meredith Etc.
Five authors, Meredith Coleman McGee, William Trest Jr., Malesha Smith, Shirley Francis, and Gwendolyn Maberry Bell, @ Meredith Etc participated in May Book Fest, May 21, 2022, Book Gallery, Greenville, MS. Great outdoor event.
The South’s finest writers headed to Greenville, MS – Sat. May 21, 2022. May Book Fest. 1:00p.m – 5:00 p.m.TheBook Gallery. 647 S. Theobald St., Greenville, MS 38703. 662.820.5047 – featuring Gwendolyn Maberry Bell, Meredith Coleman McGee, Malesha Smith, Irma Mae Rodgers Walker, Janice Neal-Vincent, William Trest Jr., Shirley Francis, and Rosalind Thomas McCreary.
Meredith Etc announces the 20th author Gwendolyn Maberry Bell and the 4th new release I Learn to Read in 2022 – published March 5, 2022. No Recipe Intendedby Shirley Francis; Midnight Moon and Every Inch Love Will by Meredith Coleman McGee were released in Jan.
Happy reading in 2022 Meredith Etc, a small press, Jackson, MS launched three books this week. Please share. Meredith Coleman McGee completed a memoir Every Inch Love Will on my late husband and her 10th and 1st novel Midnight Moon.
Shirley Francis completed her first book No Recipe Intended, a collection of poems and short stories.
Every Inch Love Will, a memoir, about William E. McGee Jr., a Shaky Oaks legend, by Meredith Coleman McGee Every Inch Love Will is a miraculous memoir dedicated to and written for a magnificent man. This book tells a story of true love and devotion which spanned over 23 years. Will and Meredith shared an unbreakable bond that tested time. Throughout their marriage, they faced many trials. However, they held onto each other and challenged the world as one.
Midnight Moon, a novel, set in Midnight, Humphreys County, Mississippi in the 1980s in the Mississippi Delta in the heart of Catfish land, explores close childhood friendships in the context of a tightknit community. The hard work of the young friends brings the community together by setting a precedent for others to admire and follow.
NO RECIPE INTENDED, poems and short stories by Shirley Francis
No Recipe Intended is a collection of 57 poems and seven short stories by Florida Writer Shirley Francis. This anthology is edgy. This work is not for the faint at heart. The characters pop off the pages into full view. Shirley Francis’s themes, drawn from her diverse travels, are for mature readers as the pages herein includes love, faithfulness, lust, revenge as well as kinky relationships, perverse sexual encounters, and racial violence. The characters pop off the pages into full view. Readers beware. Brace yourselves for alarming and surprising endings.
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