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.
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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...
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by @meganeabbott - 6 hours ago
@LitHousewife So great to see you again! 💖💖
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by @meganeabbott - 12 hours ago
by @meganeabbott - 13 hours ago
@wmboyle4 @jimmycajoleas Bill, I just met Anne!
MeganAbbottBooks - 3 days ago
Some nailbiters here, including YOU WILL KNOW ME, Gillian Flynn's THE GROWN UP and Attica Locke's THE CUTTING SEASON.
MeganAbbottBooks - 2 months ago
Megan receives her fifth Edgar nomination from the Mystery Writers of America.
Her short story "Oxford Girl" appears in the MISSISSIPPI NOIR anthology by Akashic Books.
A shout-out from the Master of Suspense himself.
Noir and melodrama and a few surprises here.
Perfect for end-of-year moviewatching!
MeganAbbottBooks - 3 months ago
"No American is writing more audacious crime fiction than Megan Abbott."
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