Sarah Pekkanen

Sarah Pekkanen is the internationally bestselling author of The Opposite of Me, Skipping a Beat, These Girls, The Best of Us, Catching Air, and Things You Won’t Say. Her work has been published in People, The Washington Post, and USA TODAY, among other publications. She lives with her family in Chevy Chase, Maryland.

Books by this Author

The Perfect Neighbors
Things You Won't Say
Catching Air
The Sarah Pekkanen Reader's Companion
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The Opposite of Me Book Trailer

The Opposite of Me is a story of twin sisters who couldn’t be more different. As they face the biggest challenges of their lives, they start to discover who they are and who they are meant to be.

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. A group of girlfriends, a bottle or three of wine, and chocolate can make just about anything easier to bear.

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. Under an umbrella on a sunny beach with a tropical drink in hand and my family by my side. My husband must be made to understand that the cabana boy comes with the private island. We can't return him!

Q. What is your greatest achievement?

A. Helping my three young kids turn into the funny, loving, quirky people they were meant to be.

Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?

A. I'd love to dip into the lives of people who are completely different from me - but only for a day.

Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?

A. People who eat a meal without drinking a beverage. I know, I know; it's bizarre.

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