Susan Scarf Merrell - ShirleySusan Scarf Merrell’s novel, Shirley, a psychological thriller set at Bennington College in the 1960s, narrated by a young woman who moves with her professor husband into the home of novelist Shirley Jackson and Jackson’s husband, Stanley Edgar Hyman, and who uncovers a chilling connection between the celebrated couple and the disappearance of a young co-ed on campus years before–is published by Blue Rider/Penguin. Click here for more information on Shirley.

This site contains biographical information on the author, an active blog, info on Susan’s books and publications, as well as information on the literary journal TSR: The Southampton Review, where she is the fiction editor.

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