Dorothea Benton Frank

credit Debbie Zammit

Queens of Southern Story | Saturday, May 16, 11:50 - 12:40, Richland Meeting Rooms A, B & C
The Hurricane Sisters | Sunday, May 17, 1:40 - 2:30, Richland Meeting Room A&B
Genre(s) Contemporary Women's Fiction

Dorothea Benton Frank was born and raised on Sullivan’s Island, South Carolina. She divides her time between the New York area and the Lowcountry. She is the author of the bestselling novels: Sullivan’s Island, Plantation, Isle of Palms, Shem Creek, Pawleys Island, Full of Grace, The Land of Mango Sunsets, The Christmas Pearl, Bulls Island, Return to Sullivan’s Island, Lowcountry Summer, Folly Beach, Porch Lights, and The Last Original Wife.

Book Title: The Hurricane Sisters

New York Times bestselling author Dorothea Benton Frank first enchanted readers with her tales of life in South Carolina with the publication of her first book in 2000. In her latest novel, The Hurricane Sisters, Frank once again takes us deep in the heart of the magical Lowcountry—a sultry land of ancient magic, glorious sunsets, and soothing coastal breezes, where three generations of strong women wrestle with the expectations of family while struggling to understand their complicated relationships with each other.