Settle is well known for her Beulah Quintet of novels: Prisons,
O Beulah Land, Know Nothing, The Scapegoat,
and The Killing Ground. She has also written The Love Eaters,
The Kiss of Kin, Celebration, Charley Bland,
and Blood Tie, which was awarded a National Book Award in 1978.
Turkish Reflections: A Biography of a Place was published in 1991; her
latest book is Addie.