Our 2018 guest writer Sharyn McCrumb is an award-winning Southern writer, best known for her Appalachian "Ballad" novels, set in the North Carolina/Tennessee mountains, including the New York Times Best Sellers : The Ballad of Tom Dooley, She Walks These Hills and The Rosewood Casket. Her latest novel, “The Unquiet Grave," fits in nicely with our #WomenHoldUpHalftheSky theme, based on the true story of one of the strangest murder trials in American history — the case of the Greenbrier Ghost. Don't miss her appearance at our journal launch in May at the @taubmanmuseum 📚🖋✨link in bio✨
Sharyn McCrumb entertained us with the stories behind the story in her latest novel, The Unquiet Grave, at the East Tennessee History Center last night. Thanks @easttnhistory, for inviting us to be your partner for this event. It was a great evening!
Picked this up at the library today and can't wait to start reading! From New York Times bestselling author Sharon McCrumb comes a finely wrought novel set in nineteenth-century West Virginia, based on the true story of one of the strangest murder trials in American history- the case of the Greenbrier Ghost. #octoberreads#ghoststories#librarybook#theunquietgrave 👻 📖 #sharynmccrumb