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Bobbie Gentry: Mystery Girl

Holly George-Warren, Duke University Press, 2007

SHE'S BEEN called the J.D. Salinger of rock & roll. Mississippi-born singer/songwriter/guitarist/producer Bobbie Gentry is every bit as mysterious as the steamy, Delta-flavored story-song she recorded in 1967 that made her a star.

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