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 She was awarded a Royal Palm Literary Award for best unpublished mystery for The Edge of Nomal.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.
Gee, so they'll take that money and give it to ... hurricane relief? https://t.co/tvSh5SEHb7
by @CarlaJNorton - 4 hours ago
RT @W7VOA: NHK: @Lufthansa, @SAS, @FlySWISS reroute flights to avoid Sea of Japan due to #DPRK missile threat. https://t.co/xUHnw0jhff
Jobs for Writers: Ashland University seeks an Associate Director of the Writing Center https://t.co/aFTeA2Nruu
Good luck! #writing
by @CarlaJNorton - 10 hours ago
RT @Channel4: Heroes are ordinary people that do extraordinary things. https://t.co/a0VzU69KaP
by @CarlaJNorton - 20 hours ago
RT @jfkantrowitz: Retweet if you want other people's families to have health insurance. https://t.co/3jem6LOOjp
by @CarlaJNorton - yesterday
487033361332124 - 18 hours ago
Are you interested in attending a writers’ conference? I’ll be teaching 2 workshops and participating in 2 panel discussions at the Florida Writers Association Conference next month. Here’s the link: https://floridawriters.net/conferences/florida-writers-conference-2017/registration/
* Friday 10/20
Workshop: True Crime: Stranger Than Fiction 10:30-11:30 am
Panel: Dredging Up Your Dark Side 2:00–3:00 pm
* Saturday 10/21
Panel: Liar, Liar, Pants on Fire 9:15-10:15 am
Workshop: Secrets to Writing Great Dialogue 10:30-11:30 am
* Booksignings: Friday 3:00 pm / Saturday 11:30 am.
487033361332124 - 6 days ago
"carefully plotted and mesmerizing"
What a nice review from the San Francisco Review of Books!
Congratulations to Riley Sager on this terrific new thriller!
487033361332124 - 2 months ago
Drat! I've had to cancel my trip to New York. I was really looking forward the adrenaline buzz of ThrillerFest. but a pipe burst in our building, bringing a tide of woes. (sigh) Maybe next year...
Who's coming to Thrillerfest next week?
Hope to see you there!
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