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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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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
Hannah Coulter Wendell Berry

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Two more stories of the Port W... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky

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All that glitters is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
All that glitters Gilbert Morris

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Beyond Mammoth Cave is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Beyond Mammoth Cave 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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Kinfolks is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Kinfolks Gurney Norman

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Legends Lake is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Legends Lake JoAnn Ross

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The blessing is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
The blessing Jude Deveraux

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Daniel Boone And The Wildernes... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky

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Three short novels is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Three short novels Wendell Berry

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The Best Laid Plans is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
The Best Laid Plans 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
Deadly Kin William R. Trotter

In Kentucky, You'll Encounter Ghostly Witches, Phantom Hearses, And The Dreaded Hillbilly Beast ...

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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
Two Gentlemen Of Kentucky James Lane Allen

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

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

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

The Best TV Shows Based on Books

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

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

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

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

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

1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die

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Nancy Culpepper is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Nancy Culpepper 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
Cloud chamber Michael Dorris, Howard Myers

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

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

The Best Female Characters in Literature

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The long-legged house is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
The long-legged house 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
Bitter Blood: A True Story of Southern Family Pride, Madness, and Multiple Murder 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
Sweetbriar Jude Deveraux

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

The Hottest Celebrity Lesbians

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Chasing Redbird is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Chasing Redbird 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
Shiloh and Other Stories 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
Icy Sparks 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
The FBI Killer Aphrodite Jones

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

Things You Miss Most About College

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The Natural Man is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
The Natural Man 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
Out of the woods Chris Offutt

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The Mettle Of The Pasture is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
The Mettle Of The Pasture 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
The memory of Old Jack Wendell Berry

20 Books to Read in Your 20s

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

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Jayber Crow is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Jayber Crow 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
The Kentucky Warbler James Lane Allen

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

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Daniel Boone is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Books About Kentucky
Daniel Boone 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
An atomic romance Bobbie Ann Mason