Susan Crandall

Susan Crandall is a critically acclaimed author of women’s fiction, romance, and suspense. She has written several award-winning novels including her first book, Back Roads, which won the RITA award for best first book, as well as Whistling Past the Graveyard, which won the SIBA 2014 Book Award for Fiction. Susan lives in Noblesville, Indiana, with her family.

Books by this Author

The Myth of Perpetual Summer
The Flying Circus
Whistling Past the Graveyard


My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Be kind

Q. With whom in history do you most identify?

A. Anyone who blazed a trail in the wilderness.

Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. Playing a piano in a way that doens't scare mice from the house.

Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?

A. A pleasently warm day spent on my porch writing a story that comes together like magic, followed by a family gathering.

Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. Unchained Melody, When a Man Loves a Woman, Indiana by Jon Mclaughlin...the rest are always in flux.

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