Still Marching On

A Frankilee Baxter Story

by Lynda Stephenson

 

Book Details

Frankilee will capture your heart with her Civil Rights zeal

Frankilee Baxter is back! And she is as sassy and resolute as ever. In Still Marching On, Miss Baxter aspires to participate in the Civil Rights Movement, become editor of the Athena College newspaper, and marry Calvin Morris—and odds are, she’ll make her dreams come true with sheer force of personality. A witty young woman with nerve and verve, Frankilee is in no way the traditional Southern sorority girl, which brings disappointment and alarm to her family, as well as shock and dismay to Calvin’s parents. With humor and heart, this highly anticipated third novel by award-winning author Lynda Stephenson depicts the triumphs and the failures of a plucky girl determined not only to stand against the Southern customs she loathes but also to marry the man she loves. “Here is the story of the irrepressible Frankilee Baxter, who, while she may be a disappointment to the 1960s down-south establishment, will fight to the end for life and liberty, and all that she believes in. I loved it.” —Carolyn Wall, author of Sweeping Up Glass and Playing with Matches

 

About the Author

Lynda Stephenson

Lynda Stephenson was born and reared in the Texas Panhandle. She attended Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas, and then received her master’s degree and doctoral work in English from the University of Oklahoma. A former English professor at East Central University, Ada, Oklahoma, she is a prolific writer of poetry, essays, and short stories. She currently lives with her husband, Gene, in Edmond, Oklahoma. Lynda is also the author of Dancing with Elvis and The Southern Chapter of the Big Girl Panties Club.

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