Author Revealed

About Susannah Cahalan

Q. Previous occupations

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

Q. Favorite job

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

Q. High school and/or college

A. Summit High School and Washington University in St. Louis

Q. Name of your favorite composer or music artist?

A. Ryan Adams and Bjork.

Q. Favorite movie

A. Hannah and Her Sisters

Q. Favorite television show

A. Charles in Charge. I heart Scott Baio.

Revealing Questions

Q. How would you describe your life in only 8 words?

A. A series of unfortunate but very fortunate events.

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

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