Caroline Kepnes

Caroline Kepnes is from Cape Cod, Massachusetts. Her first novel You was translated into nineteen languages and shortlisted for a CWA New Blood Award. Her second novel Hidden Bodies is a sequel that Booklist describes as the love child of Holden Caulfield and Patrick Bateman. Caroline earned a BA in American Civilization at Brown University and worked as a pop culture journalist on Entertainment Weekly and a TV writer on 7th Heaven. She now writes full-time and lives in Los Angeles. A ten-episode TV series based on You will premiere on Lifetime Network in 2018.

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Hidden Bodies
You
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Q. Do you have one sentence of advice for new writers?

A. Write when you want to but also write when you don't want to.

Q. What comment do you hear most often from your readers?

A. Now I'm paranoid!

Q. Is there a book you love to reread?

A. The Road by Cormac McCarthy

Q. What is your favorite movie?

A. Hannah & Her Sisters/Boogie Nights/You've Got Mail/Raising Arizona/American Splendor/The Silence of the Lambs

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