Karen Spears Zacharias

Weatherford Award, Crooks Corner Book Prize long list
Karen Spears Zacharias

Karen Spears Zacharias is the author of several books including Mother of Rain, winner of the Weatherford Award for Best in Appalachian Fiction and a finalist for the Crook’s Corner Book Prize. A stage play based upon the novel is under production by Georgia’s Springer Opera House. A former Tri-City Herald reporter and columnist, Karen’s work has been featured on CNN, National Public Radio, and The Diane Rehm Show. Burdy, the sequel to Mother of Rain, will be released in September by Mercer University Press.

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