Little Rock journalist Suzi Parker, author of “Sex in the South: Unbuckling the Bible Belt"
and a former contributor to Salon, The Washington Post, The Dallas Morning News and other outlets, recently self-published her first novel, "Echo Ellis: Adventures of a Girl Reporter,"
about "a Southern reporter living in Bill Clinton's Arkansas who often finds herself in dangerous yet thrilling situations." As Parker put it in a recent interview
, "Echo is my alter ego. She has many adventures that I may or may not have had in my life." Check out the noir book trailer above, in which she describes Little Rock as a "political Twin Peaks in the middle of the Bible Belt."