Live Video Chat with Novelist Susan Gregg Gilmore
Susan Gregg Gilmore, author of The Funeral Dress

Take a peek at our video chat with one of our favorite novelists, Susan Gregg Gilmore.

Susan Gregg Gilmore’s critically acclaimed fiction is tender and graceful, with the kind of writing that makes you slow down so you can savor every turn of phrase. Her work has been compared to Fannie Flagg and The Help, but Susan more than holds her own when it comes to Southern fiction.

Susan’s fans adore her, and she’s been a RIFer favorite since her debut novel, Looking for Salvation at the Dairy Queen. She inspires readers and writers alike with her warm wit and Southern charm. We had a great time chatting with her about her latest novel, The Funeral Dress.

Discover the inspiration behind The Funeral Dress – a 1960s Kodak photograph!

Read an excerpt of The Funeral Dress by Susan Gregg Gilmore.

  • Becky Brothers

    Breastfeeding, in all its glories and agonies, figuresoso large in this book. Why did you choose to make it such a prominent feature of the story?

    • http://www.readitforward.com/ Kira, editor @ Read It Forward

      Wow, great question, Becky! I’ll let Susan know you asked and see if she can pop in to give you an answer.

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