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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. When she's not reading, writing, or writing about reading, she cooks obsessively, runs an Etsy shop, and thrifts for vintage everything.