A rising star in contemporary Southern fiction, author Sheri Reynolds makes her home in Cape Charles and teaches at Old Dominion University in Norfolk, where she is Chair of the Department of English. Her second novel, The Rapture of Canaan, was an Oprah’s Book Club selection and New York Times bestseller in 1997.
Her other titles include Bitterroot Landing, A Gracious Plenty, The Firefly Cloak, The Sweet In-Between, and The Homespun Wisdom of Myrtle T. Cribb, the last two works inspired by life in Cape Charles. You can find her books at the Book Bin in Onancock or Peach Street Books in Cape Charles.
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