(Volumes 1, 2, and 3) Vol.
1: Double Cross My Heart and Hope to Live; Vol.
2: Spook; Vol.
3: The Mysterious Joplin Spook Light
Larry Wood is a retired public school teacher and a freelance writer specializing in the history of the Ozarks.
is the author of two novels and six nonfiction books.
has two additional books, Desperadoes of the Ozarks
and Civil War Springfield, scheduled for release later this year. His stories and articles have appeared in numerous publications, including America's Civil War
, Blue and Gray Magazine
, Missouri Life
, The Ozarks Mountaineer, The Ozarks Reader
, Reader's Digest
, Show Me
the Ozarks Magazine
, True West, and Wild West. Wood maintains a blog on Ozarks history at www.ozarks-history.blogspot.com.
wife live in Joplin, Missouri.