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List of best books about Kentucky, including jacket cover images when available. All these popular books on Kentucky are sorted by popularity, so the highest rated books are at the top of the list. This well-researched Kentucky bibliography includes out-of-print titles and generally contains the most popular, famous, or otherwise notable books - fiction or non-fiction - about Kentucky. If you're looking for a list of top books on Kentucky then you're in the right place.

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This greatest Kentucky book list contains various bits of information, such as the author's names and what genre the books fall under. Most of these Kentucky books can be bought on Amazon with one easy click.

Kentucky is a topic that both Sidney Sheldon and Jude Deveraux have written books about, as have other fantastic authors.

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Hannah Coulter is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Wendell Berry

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All that glitters is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Gilbert Morris

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Kinfolks is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Gurney Norman

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Beyond Mammoth Cave is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Roger Brucker

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The collected stories of Carol... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky

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Two more stories of the Port W... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky

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The blessing is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Jude Deveraux

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Legends Lake is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
JoAnn Ross

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Three short novels is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Wendell Berry

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Daniel Boone And The Wildernes... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky

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The Best Laid Plans is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Sidney Sheldon The Best Laid Plans is a 1997 novel by Sidney Sheldon. Possible inspiration for the title comes from a paraphrasing of the Robert Burns poem "To a Mouse" into modern English.

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Deadly Kin is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
William R. Trotter

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Recollected essays, 1965-1980 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky

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Two Gentlemen Of Kentucky is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
James Lane Allen

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Watch with Me is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Wendell Berry

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That distant land is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Wendell Berry

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A place on earth is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Wendell Berry

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The Reign of Law is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
James Lane Allen

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Cobra threat is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Sigmund Brouwer

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The women on the porch is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Caroline Gordon

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None shall look back is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Caroline Gordon

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Kentucky straight is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Chris Offutt

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Nancy Culpepper is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Bobbie Ann Mason

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Famous people I have known is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky

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Cloud chamber is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Michael Dorris, Howard Myers

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Payne Hollow is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Harlan Hubbard

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The Grays is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Whitley Strieber

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The long-legged house is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Wendell Berry

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Bitter Blood: A True Story of ... is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Jerry Bledsoe Bitter Blood: A True Story of Southern Family Pride, Madness, and Multiple Murder is a non-fiction crime tragedy written by American author Jerry Bledsoe that reached #1 on the New York Times ...more

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The unforeseen wilderness is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky

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Sweetbriar is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Jude Deveraux

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Flute And Violin is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
James Lane Allen

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Chasing Redbird is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Sharon Creech Chasing Redbird is a book by Sharon Creech published in 1997. The book centers on Zinnia Taylor. Zinny sometimes mentions her friend Sal, which may be a reference to Salamanca Hiddle, the ...more

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Shiloh and Other Stories is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Bobbie Ann Mason Shiloh and Other Stories is a 1982 collection of short stories written by American author Bobbie Ann Mason. The collection won the Ernest Hemingway Foundation award for fiction. The collection ...more

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Icy Sparks is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Gwyn Hyman Rubio Icy Sparks is a novel by Gwyn Hyman Rubio. It was chosen as an Oprah's Book Club selection.

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The FBI Killer is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Aphrodite Jones

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Remembering is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Wendell Berry

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The Natural Man is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Ed McClanahan

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Entertaining with Bluegrass Wi... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky

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Out of the woods is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Chris Offutt

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The Mettle Of The Pasture is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
James Lane Allen

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The memory of Old Jack is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Wendell Berry

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Magnolia Creek is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Jill Marie Landis

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Jayber Crow is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Wendell Berry

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The Blue-Grass Region of Kentu... is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky

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The Kentucky Warbler is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
James Lane Allen

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Fidelity is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Wendell Berry

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Daniel Boone is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Reuben Gold Thwaites

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Narrative of the life and adve... is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky

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An atomic romance is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Bobbie Ann Mason