SA Authors Who Should Be on Your Summer Reading List

Page 10 of 10

SA Authors Who Should Be on Your Summer Reading List (8)
The Silent Shore of Memory

John C. Kerr

Texas Christian University Press

240 pgs. 

For the Civil War Buff, this story by San Antonian John C. Kerr records the life of James Barnhill from time as a Confederate soldier through Reconstruction in Texas and his later career as a lawyer & judge. Exploring the history of Texas through the complexities of race relations following the Civil War, this story touches on the meaning of familial strength and friendship in times of struggle.

Scroll to read more Arts Stories & Interviews articles
Join the San Antonio Current Press Club

Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state.
Help us keep this coverage going with a one-time donation or an ongoing membership pledge.


Join SA Current Newsletters

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.