Why the author of Where the Crawdads Sing is wanted for questioning in an alleged murder

Delia Owens' novel is a bestseller and now a film — but does it have a chilling 'deeper meaning'?

Delia and Mark Owens.
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An adaptation of the hit novel Where the Crawdads Sing is now playing in theaters — and the book's author, Delia Owens, is reportedly wanted for questioning in connection with an alleged murder. Here's what you need to know:

Who is Delia Owens?

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