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REVIEW - The Ballad of Tom Dooley by Sharyn McCrumb - That's What She Read
Title: The Ballad of Tom Dooley Author: Sharyn McCrumb Synopsis (Courtesy of Powell’s Books): “Hang down your head, Tom Dooley…The folk song, made famous by the Kingston Trio, recounts a tragedy in the North Carolina mountains after the Civil War. Laura Foster, a simple country girl, was murdered and her lover Tom Dula was hanged …