Virginia Pounds Brown

Virginia Pounds Brown is the author of two classic books on Southern Indians, including Southern Indian Myths and Legends. She is also the author of the young-adult novels Gold Disc of Coosa andCochula’s Journey and a memoir, Mother and Me. She is a former librarian, bookstore owner, and publisher who began writing to fill gaps in the available history of her native state and region. Brown holds degrees from Randolph-Macon College and Emory University. She lives in Birmingham, Alabama.

Books by Virginia Pounds Brown

The World of Southern Indians: Tribes, Leaders, and Customs from Prehistoric Times to the Present (NewSouth Books)

Southern Indian Myths and Legends (NewSouth Books)