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Sharyn McCrumb

Biography

Sharyn McCrumb

Sharyn McCrumb is the New York Times bestselling author of THE ROSEWOOD CASKET, THE BALLAD OF TOM DOOLEY and many other acclaimed novels. She lives and writes in Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains, fewer than 100 miles from where her family settled in 1790.

Sharyn McCrumb

Books by Sharyn McCrumb

by Sharyn McCrumb - Fiction, Historical Fiction

In 1935 Erma Morton, a beautiful young woman with a teaching degree, is charged with the murder of her father in a remote Virginia mountain community. A local journalist, Carl Jennings, covering his first major story, reports what he sees: an ordinary town and a defendant who is probably guilty. But who will believe a local cub reporter whose stories contradict the nation’s star journalists?