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An against-the-grain Southerner, Cilla McCain is a sought-after Ghostwriter for a wide variety of clients and projects. She also writes intriguing fiction and raw nonfiction of her own. The publication of her nonfiction book “Murder In Baker Company: How Four American Soldiers Killed One of Their Own” received positive reviews by many media outlets, including but not limited to Publisher’s Weekly, The Washington Post, and In These Times. She currently has two more true crime books under contract.

Murder in Baker Company Representation:
Frank Weimann, Folio Literary Management



Literary/Film Representation:
Joel Gotler
Intellectual Property Group
Los Angeles, CA 90025


To learn more about Cilla's advocacy for bereaved military families, please visit www.militaryfamiliesforjustice.org


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Reviews and Recommendations

Cilla's writing is fascinating . . . vividly recounts one of the most tragic true stories to emerge from the Iraq War . . . eloquent, disturbing, and haunting.

Mark Boal, journalist and Oscar winning screenwriter of

Zero Dark Thirty, The Hurt Locker, and In the Valley of Elah

“The truth does not change according to our ability to stomach it.”
― Flannery O'Connor