Meet the Author

Her terrifying thriller about a psychopathic stalker gripped horror master Stephen King and spawned one of Netflix’s most binge-worthy thrillers.

Sundays with Writers Interview

Amy: The way that Joe utilizes social media to stalk Guinevere, in an attempt to create her ideal boyfriend, was chilling for someone who uses social media so much. How did you come up with the concept of creating this cat-and-mouse game through tweets and Facebook?...

The Author Stalker Interview

After months of hearing readers gush about Caroline Kepnes’s debut novel You, I gave in, got a copy…and gobbled it up in two too-short days. Will you believe me when I say this is a fun book about stalking? It’s a thriller for the literary crowd; the stalker, Joe,...

Reddit Books AMA

Hello, Reddit! I’m Caroline Kepnes. My debut novel You was published just over a year ago. It’s the story of an obsessive, cantankerous, murderous New York bookseller named Joe Goldberg. Stephen King called it hypnotic and original. I couldn’t leave Joe alone, so I...

Look Behind ‘You’

So maybe I’m being a bit dramatic, but after burning through You, a uniquely terrifying and hilarious tale of obsession in the digital age, I felt enlightened and downright exhilarated. I had to find Caroline Kepnes and talk to her. So, as befit to the novel’s theme,...

Interview with Book Referees

Orsayor: How does it feel to know Stephen King (The King of Literary) loves your book? Caroline: It feels spectacular. Surreal. Dream come true. I was in a store in the mall when I found out from my cousin Julie. She texted me, I flipped out and ran out the store. And...