9 Appalachian Crime Novels With Mountains of Intrigue

What secrets lie hidden in the small towns of Appalachia?

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9 Heart-Pounding Appalachian Crime Novels

Shifty's Boys

Shifty's Boys

By Chris Offutt

Bull Mountain Brian Panowich

Bull Mountain

By Brian Panowich

even as we breathe

Even As We Breathe

By Annette Saunooke Clapsaddle

signs in the blood

Signs in the Blood

By Vicki Lane

when these mountains burn

When These Mountains Burn

By David Joy

the unquiet grave

The Unquiet Grave

By Sharyn McCrumb

The Killing Hills

The Killing Hills

By Chris Offutt

a life for a life

A Life for a Life

By Lynda McDaniel

a killing in the hills

A Killing in the Hills

By Julia Keller