My Sweet Vidalia is a five-star novel that will pull at your heartstrings from the very first page until the last. Definitely a book to put at the top of your list of must-reads.

—San Francisco Book Review

It is this unorthodox and refreshing choice of narrator that sets this novel apart.

— Manhattan Book Review


―HuffPost Books

My Sweet Vidalia is an intoxicating and powerful novel full of anguish and poetic expression.

―Little Arrow of Stars

Simultaneously shines a light on the unbreakable human spirit and the power of a mother's love.

―Buckhaven Lifestyle magazine

An engaging story of overcoming terrible circumstances with temerity and grace.

―Kirkus Reviews

A touching story about friends, family, and a journey into understanding what is good for you…

—Olivia's Catastrophe

It’s written in the tone of a surprising kind of joy.

― Reading Reality

MY SWEET VIDALIA, has the most unique point-of-view since Death narrated The Book Thief.

―Foxtale Book Shoppe

Marvelous yet melancholy …the whole book is lovely and a testament to the human spirit.

―Historical Novel Society 1997-2016

My Sweet Vidalia, is a magical and gut-wrenching tale of a blossoming steel magnolia and the old infant soul who shepherds – and goads – her mama’s emergence.

―South Main Muse

This stirring novel about the transcendent bond between a mother and her daughter is not to be missed.

―The Finer Things