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Rick Bragg

RICK BRAGG is the author of seven books, including the best-selling Ava's Man and All Over but the Shoutin'. He is also a regular contributor to Garden & Gun Magazine. He lives in Alabama.

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All Over but the Shoutin'
Written by Rick Bragg
Vintage | Trade Paperback | September 1998
$16.00/22.00(Canada) | 978-0-679-77402-0 (0-679-77402-5)

A New York Times Notable Book of the Year

This haunting, harrowing, gloriously moving recollection of a life on the American margin is the story of Rick Bragg, who grew up dirt-poor in northeastern Alabama, seemingly destined for either the cotton mills or the penitentiary, and instead became a Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter... Read more

Ava's Man
Written by Rick Bragg
Vintage | Trade Paperback | August 2002
$16.95/22.95(Canada) | 978-0-375-72444-2 (0-375-72444-3)

With the same emotional generosity and effortlessly compelling storytelling that made All Over But the Shoutin’ a national bestseller, Rick Bragg continues his personal history of the Deep South. This time he’s writing about his grandfather Charlie Bundrum, a man who died before Bragg was born but left an indelible imprint... Read more

The Best Cook in the World
Written by Rick Bragg
Knopf | Hardcover | April 2018
$28.95/38.95(Canada) | 978-1-4000-4041-4 (1-4000-4041-8)

A celebration of family recipes and the perfect gift for Mother's Day.

From the beloved, best-selling author of All Over but the Shoutin', a delectable, rollicking food memoir, cookbook, and loving tribute to a region, a vanishing history, a family, and, especially, to his mother. Including seventy-four mouthwatering Bragg family recipes for...
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I Am a Soldier, Too
Written by Rick Bragg
Vintage | Trade Paperback | November 2004
$14.95/17.95(Canada) | 978-1-4000-7747-2 (1-4000-7747-8)

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and bestselling author Rick Bragg lends his remarkable narrative skills to the story of the most famous POW this country has known.

In I Am a Soldier, Too, Bragg lets Jessica Lynch tell the story of her capture in the Iraq War in her own words--not the sensationalized... Read more

The Prince of Frogtown
Written by Rick Bragg
Vintage | Trade Paperback | April 2009
$16.95/22.95(Canada) | 978-1-4000-3268-6 (1-4000-3268-7)

The final volume of Rick Bragg's bestselling and beloved American saga documents a mesmerizing journey back in time to the lush Alabama landscape of Rick's youth, to Jacksonville's one-hundred-year-old mill and to Rick's father, the troubled, charismatic hustler coming of age in its shadow.

Inspired by Rick Bragg's love for his stepson... Read more

Somebody Told Me
Written by Rick Bragg
Vintage | Trade Paperback | August 2001
$16.95/22.95(Canada) | 978-0-375-72552-4 (0-375-72552-0)

With his bestselling All Over but the Shoutin', Rick Bragg gave us memorable stories of his own childhood. In Somebody Told Me, he offers the best of his work as a Pulitzer-Prize winning journalist writing the remarkable stories of others.

For twenty years, Bragg has focused his efforts on the common man... Read more