The Books

“Matlock has a gift for telling what she calls ‘the secret lives of ordinary people.'” ~ Detroit Free Press

Told with a strong Southern voice, Curtiss Ann Matlock’s insightful stories portray the uncommon valor of everyday people and the humor, heartbreak, and shining graces of small-town life.

Sweet Dreams at the Goodnight Motel

“A wonderful cast and perfect setting.” ~Booklist

“I recommend this book for readers who like a story of overcoming the odds and taking charge of one’s life.” ~Amazon review

Love in a Small Town

“Above all, this is a beautiful love story about aging, changing, life…and what it means to make a promise of forever.” ~ Ionia Martin, reviewer

“This tender story of passionate love and family devotion is a splendid example of Ms. Matlock’s ability to look deep into the soul of individuals and celebrate their strengths and foibles.” ~ Romantic Times Magazine