OWENS, DELIAWHERE THE CRAWDADS SING Putnam 2018 0735219095 / 9780735219090 HARDCOVER in Brand New jacket. Putnam 8/14/2018. New hardcover. in Brand New jacket. Signed by the author on a tipped-in page. Later printing. Store pick: A most amazing story, wonderfully and beautifully written about a child abandoned at an early age who learns to survive in the marsh land on the coast of North Carolina. An epic story of her life, of finding love, of betrayal, and of murder. You’ll shed a few tears as you read… some of such sadness, a few of pure joy. I didn’t want this book to end. -Nancy H., store volunteer Signed by author.