This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Elaine Hussey describes herself as “Southern to the bone”, so it’s no wonder her new novel is set right here in the South.

In Memphis, and parts of Mississippi, in fact!

“The Sweetest Hallelujah” is being compared to “The Help”, a story of true friendship, in a time of turmoil in the racially divided South.




  • Elaine Hussey
  • Book Signing
  • Tonight   6 p.m.
  • The Booksellers at Laurelwood
  • 387 Perkins Ext.







The Sweetest Hallelujah