Q. Is there a book you love to reread?
A. Graham Greene. Robert Stone. Jean Rhys. Flannery O'Connor.
Q. Do you have one sentence of advice for new writers?
A. If you can't marry rich, marry a friend.
Q. What comment do you hear most often from your readers?
A. I was surprised.
Q. What is your favorite movie?
A. Too many, and the list changes often. Mean Streets maybe?