Smith, Deborah, ed. Reunion at Mossy Creek; new stories of the South by the authors of Sweet Tea and Jesus Shoes.

AuthorTheiss, Nola
PositionBrief Article - Young Adult Review - Book Review

Penguin, Berkley. 306p. c2002. 0-425-19122-2. $7.99. SA

This collection of short stories, written by ten authors, continues the story of the people of Mossy Creek, a small town in the South, begun in the original collection, Mossy Creek. These stories center on the 20th reunion of the last graduating class of Mossy Creek High School, which mysteriously burned down. As the reunion approaches, the consciences of those who were involved are pricked until ultimately the mystery is solved. Meanwhile, new characters are introduced, new and old love is found, families are reunited and the general tempo of life in a small town continues. The authors...

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