Okra Picks for Fall 2020

Okra Picks are a bumper crop of titles chosen each season by SIBA Indie Bookstores to handsell. These books are Southern in nature but cover all genres, not just fiction. Southern readers love their writers! Don't miss this season's strong selection of unmissable, fresh-picked Southern titles. Read more here!

Dear Justyce Down Along with That Devil's BonesTITLEConfessions on the 7:45Cuyahoga EventideA Measure of Belonging : Twenty-One Writers of Color on the New American South How Fire RunsRing ShoutShe Come By It NaturalMake Me RainCrazy Stupid Bromance Chasing Lucky

Dear Justyce by Nic Stone (Crown Books for Young Readers)
Down Along with That Devil's Bones: A Reckoning with Monuments, Memory, and the Legacy of White Supremacy by Connor Towne O'Neill (Algonguin Books)
Julia's House Moves On by Ben Hatke (First Second, Macmillan)
Confessions on the 7:45: A Novel by Lisa Unger (Park Row, HarperCollins)
Cuyahoga by Pete Beatty (Scribner)
Eventide by Sarah Goodman (Tor Teen)
A Measure of Belonging: Twenty-One Writers of Color on the New American South edited by Cinelle Barnes (Hub City Press)
How Fire Runs : A Novel by Charles Dodd White (Swallow Press/Ohio U. Pr)
Ring Shout by P. Djèlí Clark (Tor)
She Come By It Natural: Dolly Parton and the Women Who Lived Her Songs by Sarah Smarsh (Scribner)
Make Me Rain: Poems & Prose by Nikki Giovanni (William Morrow)
Crazy Stupid Bromance by Lyssa Kay Adams (Berkley)
Chasing Lucky by Jenn Bennett (Simon Pulse)