The Pecan Guy is a piece of Southern fiction whose first bankruptcy used to be the First Position winner of the 2006 CNW/FFWA Florida State Writing Festival within the Unpublished Novel class. In the summertime of 1976, not too long ago widowed and childless, Ora Lee Beckworth hires a homeless vintage black Guy to mow her garden. The community youngsters name him the Pee-can Guy; their moms name them within every time he seems. While the police leader’s son is located stabbed to dying close to his camp, the person Ora is aware of as Eddie is arrested and charged with homicide. Twenty-5 years later, Ora units out to inform the reality in regards to the Pecan Guy. In narrating her tale, Ora discovers extra reality approximately herself than she may ever have imagined. This novel has been defined as To Kill a Mockingbird meets The Lend a hand.