Susannah Cahalan

Susannah Cahalan is a news reporter at the New York Post whose award-winning work has also been featured in The New York Times. She lives in Jersey City, New Jersey.

Books by this Author

Brain on Fire


My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. When you want to write well, wake up at 5am.

Q. What is your favorite movie?

A. Hannah and Her Sisters

Q. Name of your favorite composer or music artist?

A. Ryan Adams and Bjork.

Q. What were your previous occupations?

A. Before I was a reporter, I worked at a record store in New Jersey.

Q. What was/is your favorite job?

A. Reporting; but being record store clerk wasn't half bad, either.