by Lee Maynard
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Lee Maynard's 1988 semi-autobiographical novel Crum is set in the small, poor West Virginia town where he grew up.
August 2, 2012 The Scummers is the last installment in Maynard's Crum trilogy. Maynard based Crum, his 1988 semi-autobiographical novel, on his small, poor West Virginia hometown. The people of Crum who know the book tend to love it or hate it. Maynard spoke with Terry Gross in 2003.
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