Delia Owens on the inspiration for "Where the Crawdads Sing"

CBS Sunday MorningMay 2, 2022

For the last six months “Where the Crawdads Sing” has been a fixture on The New York Times’ bestseller list. In this preview of an interview to be broadcast on “Sunday Morning” March 17, novelist and animal behaviorist Delia Owens explains to correspondent Lee Owens how the inspiration for her book came from the savannas of Africa.

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(3) comments

  • A very belated congratulations on your book Delia. I think about you (and Mark) and the ranch often. With fondness. Michael D from North Idaho…..

  • I read and reviewed this book. It was so good. I wasn’t sure what to expect. 🙂

  • Sam IamMay 2, 2022Reply

    Her next book is "When the Lobsters Dance a Jig."

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