My mother was the award-winning author Doris Buchanan Smith. A Taste of Blackberries is one of 17 of her books for children and young adults written between 1973 and her death in 2002.

Other Works

Awards and Recognition

  • ALA Notable Children's Book, Georgia Children's Author of the Year, Georgia Children's Book Award, Georgia Author of the Year, Josette Frank Award, Zilveren Griffel