Megan Abbott is an award-winning author of noir fiction including Queenpin and Bury Me Deep (nominated for the Edgar Award and the Los Angeles Times Book Prize). Her novel The End of Everything was a Richard and Judy selection and Dare Me was shortlisted for the CWA Steel Dagger. She is also the author of the gripping psychological thrillers, The Fever and You Will Know Me. Born in the Detroit area, she now lives in Queens, New York City.
Ever wondered how your favourite books are translated onto the big screen? This month we caught up with award-winning author Megan Abbott, who spilled the beans on the differences between writing novels and screenplays. Megan's second novel, Dare Me, was shortlisted for the CWA Steel Dag...
RT @Hyperbolyst: Incredible list of '16's best mysteries! Includes @meganeabbott @alisongaylin @LauraMLippman @aceatkins @mjkoryta @noahhaw…
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@BlankLA_ Thank you! What's your other favorites?
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@nprbooks @robinwasserman @WhatIDoAllDay And another one of my favorites: THE LONELY CITY by @olivialanguage -- sublime.
Very very happy to be on @nprbooks Best Books of 2016 with cool folks like @robinwasserman @WhatIDoAllDay https://t.co/WhMOXoKs8r
@Son_Of_Ray There's still time, right??
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The Washington Post picks YOU WILL KNOW ME as one of its top ten of the year.
What are some of your favorites on this list? What would you add?
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And YOU WILL KNOW ME makes another Best Books of 2016 list!
This time, Kirkus Reviews.
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Who's heading to the Literary Arts presents Wordstock: Portland's Book Festival this weekend? Megan Abbott and a whole slew of incredible authors will be there. Come say hi!
And the winners are....
Megan Abbott's YOU WILL KNOW ME is chosen as one of the Best Books of 2016 by Publishers Weekly
This weekend! If you're in Nashville, be sure to catch Megan at the Southern Festival of Books.
Here, she talks about favorite books, Real Housewives and Claim Jumper for the wonderful Parnassus Books.
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