From Publishers Weekly
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If you're a fan of Dunn's previous book, "Ella Minnow Pea," and you're expecting something equally unique and delightful, you'll be disappointed by "Welcome to... Read morePublished 18 months ago by Lindsey
So---so---so---many people to keep track of.
The only decent one out of the whole lot was HANK.
The rest of the folks were very iffy, at best. Read more
Whoever digitized this book was not paying attention. There are header lines (title and author)in the middle of the screen, text lines end in the middle, page numbers appear in the... Read morePublished on February 17, 2009 by Stacey Rickert
A fine book but I was disappointed because I was looking for another Ella....Published on November 17, 2004 by kwt
I loved this book. The people you meet in Higby are eccentric and charming and wonderful. The introductory biblical quotations for each chapter are a real treat and must be... Read morePublished on April 23, 2004
The brevity of chapter length in Mark Dunn's Southern comedy entices the reader to keep reading. Yes, the character names are contrived and ridiculous, but no more than other... Read morePublished on January 5, 2004 by dikybabe
The Labor Day weekend of 1993 finds the residents of Higby, Mississippi seeking happiness though everyone looks for this mythos differently. Read morePublished on September 3, 2003 by Harriet Klausner
Amusing and brisk, "Welcome to Higby" could have been called "Melrose Place, Mississippi"--although Dunn's ear for dialogue is far superior to any trashy sitcom's script. Read morePublished on February 26, 2003 by D. Cloyce Smith