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Love in the Time of “Southern Royalty”

Kristi Cook's Magnolia is chock full of tornados, cute boys, and steamy make-out sessions.

Love in the Time of “Southern Royalty”

BOOK REPORT for Magnolia by Kristi Cook

Cover Story: On the Fence
BFF Charm: Eventually
Swoonworthy Scale: 8
Talky Talk: Straight Up with a Southern Twist
Bonus Factor: Shakespearean Retelling
Anti-Bonus Factors: The Patty Chase Award for Awful Parenting, Natural Disasters
Relationship Status: Great Date

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Jennie's photo About the Author: Jennie Kendrick lives in San Francisco and has an excessive fondness of historical fiction, spreadsheets, turquoise sparkly things, and bourbon. She is also a literary agent. When she's not reading, writing, or writing about reading, she cooks obsessively, and thrifts for vintage everything.