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,...

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...

Eclectica Interview

Before You, you published eight stories with Eclectica, the last one “Owen in Her Head” from 2013. Do you see your short fiction as practice in any way for your debut novel? In your acknowledgments, you mention “Owen”, which I assume refers to the story published in...

Interview with Cape Cod Times

Author Caroline Kepnes has done her Barnstable High School English teachers proud. The Centerville native is very grateful that her teachers were such passionate readers and writers. They made reading and writing fun, but it wasn’t until she left the Cape to attend...

The BOLO Books Interview

BOLO Books:  Stalking in a crime that appears to be on the rise. Do you agree?  What part do you think the increased use of social media has on the prevalence of this crime? Caroline Kepnes:  I think we all see the same image when we hear the word stalker, a creepy...