The Tall Woman by Wilma Dykeman
This novel is a true classic in Appalachian literature. Lydia McQueen is one of our regions most celebrated protagonists. Wilma Dykeman (1920-2006) served as the Tennessee State Historian and was a prominent public speaker and writer of non-fiction as well as fiction.
Newport, TN: Wakestone Books, 1962 - 315p