cover image Wolf Whistle

Wolf Whistle

Lewis Nordan. Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, $12.95 (290pp) ISBN 978-1-56512-110-2

The murder of Emmett Till, a 14-year-old black boy lynched for whistling at a white woman, is at the center of this ALA notable book that also won the Southern Book Critics Circle Award for fiction. (Apr.)