Denomination: Roman Catholic
- The Moviegoer - First Avon Printing
- FROM BACK OF BOOK: Binx Bolling is the moviegoer, a model citizen and model tenant in a suburb of New Orleans, a man who sells stocks for a living but lives for the bright, fleeting moments of celluloid reality that he experiences in the movies.
- Annie's War: Love Amid the Ruins, Book 2
- This novel is 2nd in a Trilogy about the 17-year-old activist and co-conspirator with John Brown at Harpers Ferry, his daughter Annie Hope Brown, who falls in love with her father's 1st-in-command and is having John Henry Kagi's baby.
- The Last Gentleman: A Novel
- Will Barrett is a 25-year-old wanderer from the South living in New York City, detached from his roots and with no plans for the future, until the purchase of a telescope sets off a romance and changes his life forever.
- The Message in the Bottle: How Queer Man Is, How Queer Language Is, and What One Has to Do with the Other
- In Message in the Bottle, Walker Percy offers insights on such varied yet interconnected subjects as symbolic reasoning, the origins of mankind, Helen Keller, Semioticism, and the incredible Delta Factor.
Born March 28, 1916
1943 - 1990