Books: Recent Fiction: Nov. 2, 1936

DEATH IN THE DEEP SOUTHWard Green-Stackpole ($2). "Neither a crime novel nor a mystery novel," laid in an anonymous Southern city, in which an unassuming New York teacher in a business college is convicted on circumstantial evidence of murdering his beautiful 15- year-old student.

NIGHT OUTLASTS THE WHIPPOORWILL -Sterling North-Macmillan ($2.50). A diffuse description of how a small Wisconsin town carried on during the War, by the literary editor of the Chicago Daily News.


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