The Legacy of Ernest J. Gaines
by Reggie Scott Young, Marcia Gaudet, and Wiley Cash
This Louisiana Thing That Drives Me is a coffee table book that examines author Ernest J. Gaines unique connection to the state of Louisiana. The book couples photographic images of Gaines and the places that have inspired him with quotations from interviews and his writing. It is divided into three parts: Land, Literature, and Legacy.
Hardcover, 96 pages, ©2009