Karen Salyer McElmurray M.A. 1989


  • Walk Till the Dogs Get Mean: Meditations on the Forbidden from Contemporary Appalachia (editor with Adrian Blevins), Ohio University Press, 2015.
  • Wanting Radiance: a novel, South Limestone, 2020.
  • The Motel of the Stars, Sarabande Books, 2008.
  • Surrendered Child: A Birth Mother’s Journey, University of Georgia Press, 2006.
  • Mother of the Disappeared: An Appalachian Birth Mother's Journey, Hill Street Press, 2002.
  • Strange Birds in the Tree of Heaven, Hill Street Press, 1999.