Carla Norton is the author of the Number One New York Times non-fiction bestseller, Perfect Victim: The True Story of the Girl in the Box and the true crime book Disturbed Ground. She was awarded a Royal Palm Literary Award for best unpublished mystery for The Edge of Nomal. She served as the special sections editor for the San Jose Mercury News and has written for numerous newspapers and magazines, including The Los Angeles Times andThe San Francisco Chronicle. She has an MFA from Goddard College and has twice served as a judge for the Edgar Awards. The Edge of Normal is her debut novel. Carla Norton lives in Florida.
Writer Carla Norton on her cinematic writing style, and the difference between writing true crime stories and fictional crime.
RT @nytimesbooks: George Saunders tells us about his favorite books and authors https://t.co/skdcxolSev https://t.co/F7psLE7Pi6
by @CarlaJNorton - 18 hours ago
RT @MyBookCushion: “Only a generation of #readers will spawn a generation of #writers.”
― Steven Spielberg #amwriting #amreading https://t…
by @CarlaJNorton - 2 days ago
RT @MacCocktail: “People don't realize how a man's whole life can be changed by one book.”
― Malcolm X (died February 21, 1965) https://t.…
by @CarlaJNorton - 3 days ago
What a wonderful piece by Cara Hoffman!
Getting Lost Before the Internet https://t.co/xbti5YuSdh via @lithub
RT @imillhiser: I'm old enough to remember when the President of the United States got his information from intelligence briefings and not…
487033361332124 - 4 days ago
Who's coming to Sleuthfest? Hope to see you there!
"Many people hear voices. Some are called mad and are shut in rooms where they stare at the walls all day. Others are called writers and they do pretty much the same thing."
487033361332124 - 22 days ago
Weather forecast for Boca Raton at the end of February:
Sunny with a chance of mystery.
Hope to see you at Sleuthfest! http://www.southflorida.com/theater-and-arts/books/sf-february-book-events-20170130-story.html
487033361332124 - one month ago
#writers & mystery fans: how about coming to Florida in February?
David Baldacci, Keynote Speaker
487033361332124 - 2 months ago
Carla Norton: Novelist & True Crime Writer added a new photo.
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