Backstory on Writing The World Breaks Everyone

I’m often asked how I created the storyline for my latest suspense novel, The World Breaks Everyone. I’m a huge fan of psychological drama and thrillers, so I wanted to write a twisty-turny book with a quick pace, a strong heroine, and lots of secrets. For me, writing a novel always begins with a character in …

Meet Ava Carson – Center of Gravity’s Heroine

When a reviewer recently interviewed me about my new novel, Center of Gravity, she asked, “How much of yourself is there in the main character?” It’s a question that often came up in Q  & As about each of my previous Lauren Clark novels. But my Center of Gravity protagonist, Ava Carson, is quite a departure from my fun, …