Stacy Hawks: Meet the Author Podcast on Indie Book Source
July 5, 2022
Discover the historical mysteries of Stacy Nycole Hawks at 7 p.m. EST tonight, July 6, on the Meet the Author Podcast at Indie Book Source, hosted by Rob and Joan Carter.
Stacy Hawks is a resident of Alleghany County, North Carolina located in the Blue Ridge mountains. After graduating Alleghany High School as an NC Scholar, Stacy received her Associate of Arts Degree from Wilkes Community College, North Carolina, a Bachelor of Arts in History Cum Laude from Brevard College, North Carolina and a Masters of Education from Lynchburg, Virginia.
In her spare time Stacy enjoys researching local history, writing poetry, and is an avid reader about the 16th President of the United States, Abraham Lincoln.
She also enjoys photography and has sat on local boards in either secretarial or leadership roles. In 2008 Stacy completed a research paper while attending Brevard College. That focused Stacy’s interest in the creation of the Blue Ridge Parkway and how it shaped Northwestern North Carolina.
She is also an Author in Residence for Appalachian Memory Keepers and her articles will be featured on their site in January 2019 discussing the history of places, events, and people of the rural mountain community she calls home.
Stacy is the author of Dividing Ridge: The Unsolved Murder of Elva Brannock, a historical fiction novel based on a true crime that took place in Alleghany County, North Carolina in 1937.
Dividing Ridge is based on a true story of an unsolved crime that took place along the Blue Ridge Parkway in Alleghany, North Carolina in 1937.
After a young woman goes missing on her way to school a community is left on edge.
With news spreading quickly of her disappearance and gossip swirling, it is up to local law enforcement to restore a sense of safety and one determined Sheriff to bring justice to her family.
Dark corners, hidden stills, and fast cars linger in the shadow of Devils Ridge.
While God rules rural Appalachia, it is soon Man’s Law that is challenged when notorious rum runner Connor Ridge takes on a local deputy who may outpace the moonshiner’s illicit enterprise.
With the help of the new Editor in chief, deputy Walter Irwin works to bring Ridge and his gang to justice.
Can Irwin stop the shadows of Devils Ridge from swallowing his town whole?
Or will they over the law, once and for all?