Looking for inspirational reads to celebrate your faith this Easter? Try these titles picked especially for Southern Lit Review readers.
Scott Cairns is widely recognized as one of the leading spiritual writers of modern times. His poetry is particularly philosophical, inspiring readers to fully examine their spiritual beliefs on both a cognitive and compassionate level. He currently teaches modern and contemporary American literature and creative writing at the University of Missouri Creative Writing Program.
Jan Karon has long been recognized as a leading Christian fiction author with her bestselling Mitford series and Father Tim novels. Her character-driven plots have mass appeal and have led many readers to examine how faith impacts their daily lives.
Terri Blackstock, another award-winning Christian fiction author, has tapped into the darker side of human temptation by penning her bestselling Intervention Series. Known for her page-turning suspenseful plots, Blackstock has reached a non-traditional audience while inspiring Christian themes such as forgiveness and faith.