Lee Smith is an American author of Southern gothic fiction. Lee was writing stories while living in the Appalachian Mountains in Southwestern Virginia and selling them for a nickel each. Lee has won the O. Henry Award, the American Academy of Arts and Letters Award for Fiction and the North Carolina Award for Literature.

Lee Smith became a published author in 1980 with the novel Black Mountain Breakdown. Below is a list of Lee Smith’s books in order of when they were originally released:

Publication Order of Standalone Novels


Black Mountain Breakdown(1980) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Oral History(1983) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Family Linen(1985) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Fair and Tender Ladies(1988) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Devil's Dream(1992) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Fancy Strut(1993) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Saving Grace(1995) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Last Girls(2002) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
On Agate Hill(2006) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Guests on Earth(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Short Stories


The Christmas Letters(1996) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Short Story Collections


Cakewalk(1981) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Me and My Baby View the Eclipse(1990) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
News of the Spirit(1997) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Mrs. Darcy and the Blue-Eyed Stranger(2010) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Conjunctions Anthologies


Tributes(1997) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books


Dimestore: A Writer's Life(2016) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Note: The anthology Tributes was edited with Martine Bellen and Bradford Morrow.

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