Sharyn McCrumb's Signings & Appearances

An Evening at the Salem Historical Museum

Salem Historical museum

September 22, 7:00 p.m.

In a return visit to the Salem Historical Museum, hosts of the 2016 book launch for "Prayers the Devil Answers," Sharyn McCrumb will talk about the history behind her newest Ballad novel, "The Unquiet Grave"-- the true story of West Virginia's Greenbrier Ghost-- and what she uncovered when she researched it. ~ Booksigning to follow.

801 E. Main Street
Salem, VA


Mount Airy NC Public Library Program

Mount Airy Public Library

September 24, 2:00 p.m.

On Sunday, September 24 in Mount Airy NC, Sharyn McCrumb will talk about the history behind her new Ballad novel "The Unquiet Grave"-- the true story of West Virginia's Greenbrier Ghost-- and what she uncovered when she researched it. ~ Booksigning to follow.

145 Rockford Street
Mount Airy., NC 27030


Words & Music Program

Willard Library

September 30, 7:00 p.m.

On Saturday morning at 10, Sharyn McCrumb will present a program on her research for "The Unquiet Grave." That evening, Sharyn and award-winning Bluegrass musician Jack Hinshelwood will present "Words & Music," a program in which Sharyn discusses and reads from her Ballad novels, and Jack plays the traditional tunes associated with each book. The program, has been presented throughout the U.S. and in Canada.

21 First Avenue
Evansville, IN 47710


Morgantown WV Program

Morgantown Public Library

October 5, 7:00 p.m.

This is as close as the book tour will get to Moundsville, the old WV penitentiary (now a tourist site, which she visited while researching the book) where Trout Shue died in 1900. Sharyn McCrumb will visit the Morgantown WV public library to talk about the history behind her newest Ballad novel, "The Unquiet Grave"-- the true story of West Virginia's Greenbrier Ghost-- and what she uncovered when she researched it. ~ Booksigning to follow.

373 Spruce Street
Morgantown, WV 26505


An Evening at the East Tennessee Historical Society & Museum

East Tennessee Historical Society & Museum

October 10, 7:00 p.m.

On Tuesday, October 10 the East Tennessee Historical Society will host Sharyn McCrumb, who will talk about the history behind her new Ballad novel "The Unquiet Grave"-- the true story of West Virginia's Greenbrier Ghost-- and what she uncovered when she researched it. ~ Booksigning to follow.

601 South Gay Street
Knoxville, TN 37901


Kingsport TN Book Program

I Love Books Bookstore

October 11, 6:00 p.m.

On Wednesday evening, October 11 in Kingsport TN, Sharyn McCrumb will discuss her new Ballad novel "The Unquiet Grave" and sign copies at the "I Love Books" Bookstore in the Fort Henry Mall.

2101 Fort Henry Drive Fort Henry Mall
Kingsport, TN 37664


Morristown TN Library Program

Morristown-Hamblen Public library

October 12, 7:00 p.m.

On Thursday, October 12 in Morristown, TN, Sharyn McCrumb and Morristown resident Sandra Menders will talk about the "The Unquiet Grave"-- the true story of West Virginia's Greenbrier Ghost-- and the primary research they did to uncover the documents and piece together the facts behind the legend. ~ Booksigning to follow.

417 West Main Street
Morristown, TN 37814


Southern Festival of Books

Nashville Public LibraryBanner Room

October 14, Noon

Sharyn McCrumb will talk about "The Unquiet Grave," the 2017 selection for "North Georgia Reads" by the state of Georgia Public Library System and the "All Conference Read" for the West Virginia State Library Conference.

615 Church Street
Nashville , TN


Abingdon VA Library Program

Washington County VA Public Library

October 15, 3:00 p.m.

On Sunday, October 15 in Abingdon VA, Sharyn McCrumb will talk about the history behind her new Ballad novel "The Unquiet Grave"-- the true story of West Virginia's Greenbrier Ghost-- and what she uncovered when she researched it. ~ Booksigning to follow.

205 Oak Hill Street
Abingdon, VA 24210


Bedford VA Central Library Program

Bedford VA Central Library

October 19, 7:00 p.m.

On Thursday, October 19 at 7:00 p.m. Sharyn McCrumb will talk about the history behind her new Ballad novel "The Unquiet Grave"-- the true story of West Virginia's Greenbrier Ghost-- and what she uncovered when she researched it. ~ Booksigning to follow.

321 N Bridge St
Bedford, VA 24523


Blacksburg VA Library Program

Montgomery County Public Library ~ Blacksburg

October 22, 2:00 p.m.

On Sunday, October 22 in Blacksburg VA, Sharyn McCrumb will talk about the history behind her new Ballad novel "The Unquiet Grave"-- the true story of West Virginia's Greenbrier Ghost-- and what she uncovered when she researched it. ~ Booksigning to follow.

200 Miller Street
Blacksburg, VA 24060


Franklin County Public Library Program

Franklin County Public Library

October 23, 6:00 p.m.

On Monday, October 23 in Rocky Mount VA, Sharyn McCrumb will talk about the history behind her new Ballad novel "The Unquiet Grave"-- the true story of West Virginia's Greenbrier Ghost-- and what she uncovered when she researched it. ~ Booksigning to follow.

355 Franklin Street
Rocky Mount, VA 24151


Radford VA Library Program

Radford VA Public Library

October 25, 7:00 p.m.

On Wednesday, October 25 in Radford VA, Sharyn McCrumb will talk about the history behind her new Ballad novel "The Unquiet Grave"-- the true story of West Virginia's Greenbrier Ghost-- and what she uncovered when she researched it. ~ Booksigning to follow.

300 W. Main Street
Radford, VA


Summersville WV Library Program

Summersville Public Library

October 26, 6:30 p.m.

William Rucker the defense attorney in "The Unquiet Grave" had quite an adventure in Summersville in 1862. Hear about this and the rest of the story on Thursday, October 26 in Summersville, when Sharyn McCrumb talks about the history behind her new Ballad novel "The Unquiet Grave"-- the true story of West Virginia's Greenbrier Ghost-- and what she uncovered when she researched it. ~ Booksigning to follow.

6201 Webster Road
Summersville, WV


West Virginia Book Festival

Charleston Civic Center|

October 27, 3:30 p.m.

Sharyn McCrumb will talk about the history behind her new Ballad novel "The Unquiet Grave"-- the true story of West Virginia's Greenbrier Ghost-- and what she uncovered when she researched it. ~ Book signing to follow.

200 Civic Center Drive
Charleston, WV


Hillsboro WV Library Program

Hillsboro Public Library

October 28, 7:00 p.m.

Hillsboro WV is in Pocahontas County, where Trout Shue, the husband of the Greenbrier Ghost, came from. Sharyn McCrumb will talk about the history behind her new Ballad novel "The Unquiet Grave"-- the true story of West Virginia's Greenbrier Ghost-- and what she uncovered when she researched it. ~ Booksigning to follow.

54 Third Street
Hillsboro , WV


White Pine Books Signing

White Pine Books

November 1, 6:30 p.m.

Sharyn McCrumb will talk about the history behind her new Ballad novel "The Unquiet Grave"-- the true story of West Virginia's Greenbrier Ghost-- and what she uncovered when she researched it. ~ Book signing to follow.

1703 Main Street
White Pine, TN 37890


Society of Tennessee Archivists Conference

Jonesborough TN Storytelling Center

November 2, 6:00 p.m.

Sharyn McCrumb will talk about researching her Ballad novels, following the paper trails of census records, birth certificates, death certificates, etc. to find the real stories behind the regional folklore.

116 West Main Street
Jonesborough , TN


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