A Painted House


A Painted House
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Lepanto Goes Hollywood, with the making of "A Painted House" movie.

By: Nan Harrell Snider

Total Cost $25.00 (additional $2 for mailing costs)
Purchase Location Hastings Books - Jonesboro, AR
Dowless Emporium - Monette, AR
The Painted House Homestead - Lepanto, AR
Book Contents The book has 32 chapters and includes 258 pages, combining written text with 633 photographs.

The book covers the Lepanto area's view of the making of the movie, "A Painted House," which is based on a book by the same name written by John Grisham.


John Grisham spent his early childhood in Black Oak, AR, near Lepanto, and the book is semi-autobiographical in nature, set in the early 1950's.


Nan Snider wins two awards from the Arkansas Press Association for Photography and Painted House Writing Series.

Nan Snider interviewed John Grisham in 2001,during "A Painted House" book signing in Blytheville, AR.



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