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 Flying Circus
Whistling Past the Graveyard


Whistling Past the Graveyard by Susan Crandall

From an award-winning author comes a wise and tender coming-of-age story about a nine-year-old girl who runs away from her Mississippi home in 1963, befriends a lonely woman suffering loss and abuse, and embarks on a life-changing roadtrip.

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Be kind

Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?

A. Rudeness.

Q. With whom in history do you most identify?

A. Anyone who blazed a trail in the wilderness.

Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?

A. I'm a real foodie, so this would be tough. Maybe vanilla ice cream, really good vanilla ice cream.

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. Right where I am.

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