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Top 10 Book of the Year
(Dwight Garner, New York Times book critic)

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Eric Eyre

I write about the opioid crisis, government corruption and rural issues in Appalachia.

Selected Works

Drug firms poured 780M painkillers into WV amid rise of overdoses

'Suspicious' drug order rules never enforced

by state

Drug firms shipped 20.8M pain pills to WV town with 2,900 people


"[Death in Mud Lick] is a stunning story, and Eric Eyre tells it with compassion, grit, deep knowledge and the 'sustained outrage' (as he puts it) that is the rocket fuel of great journalism."


author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Toms River


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Literary Agent

Frances Coady | 

Film Agent

Brooke Ehrlich |



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