Order of Ballad Books

The Ballad series is a series of Appalachian fiction novels by American novelist Sharyn McCrumb. The series combines the legends, geography and issues of Appalachia to tell its stories. Set during contemporary times, each book uses an event from the history of the region as part of the tale.


Order of Elizabeth MacPherson Books

Elizabeth MacPherson is the protagonist in a series of mystery novels by American author Sharyn McCrumb. Elizabeth MacPherson works as a forensic anthropoligist in this series set in Appalachia.


Order of Sharyn McCrumb Books

Sharyn McCrumb is an American author of crime fiction, mystery novels and Appalachian fiction. She writes the Elizabeth MacPherson series and the Ballad series. Sharyn has won the Edgar Award, Agatha Award, Nero Award, Anthony Award and Macavity Award for her work. She earned her Master’s Degree in English from Virginia Tech. Her novels have […]