Swingle, Morley

Missouri County: Cape Girardeau
Genre: Fiction, Mystery, Law, True Crime, Humor
Audience: Young Adult/Adult
Published Works:
The Gold of Cape Girardeau, a Novel, Southeast Missouri State University Press, 2002; Scoundrels to the Hoosegow: Perry Mason Moments and Entertaining Cases from the Files of a Prosecuting Attorney, University of Missouri Press, 2007,Bootheel Man, Southeast Missouri State University Press, 2007; The Prosecution Rests, Little Brown, 2009.
Have any works been translated into other languages? No
Awards: The Gold of Cape Girardeau Nominated for the Michael Shaara Award for Civil War Fiction, won Governor's Book Award from the Missouri Humanities Council, U.S. Civil War Center; W. Oliver Rasch Award for Most Outstanding Article Published in the Journal of the Missouri Bar, Missouri Bar Association, 1995. Finalist, 2008 William Rockhill Nelson Award for Excellence in Fiction,Bootheel Man.
Speaking Engagements:Author accepts.
Fee for speaking:  None
Limitations on travel: Variable
Contact Information:
Phone: (573) 243-2430