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Marjorie McCown

Born: Tuscola, Illinois
Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: Marjorie was born and grew up in Illinois.

Biography: Marjorie grew up in Illinois, went to New York after college and became a costume designer then on to California where she has been a costume designer for many motion pictures.She has worked on many notable films including Flags of Our Fathers (2006) and The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008).


Primary Audience(s): Adult readers

Marjorie McCown on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

Death by design /
ISBN: 088739244X OCLC: 44126731

Donald S. Ellis : Berkeley, Calif. : 2000.

Maggie McGrath investigates when feature film costume designer Faye Symington is "murdered in her office at Sony Studios, bludgeoned to death with her Emmy statuette."--Cover.