HANK PHILLIPPI RYAN: Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be a multiple New York Times best-seller? Not the acclaim, which would be wonderful, but how it would feel to be writing a book that everyone is waiting for, everyone is anticipating, everyone is figuring will be another hit.
Like, for instance, Linda Fairstein. What mystery reader has not read some or all of her books, and what mystery author has not wondered “HOW does she do it?”
And that is exactly what I wondered too…so I asked the fabulous Linda to take us on a guided tour of her writing brain, and let us in on how her brand new book Terminal City evolved. And it is fascinating!
(I know this is different from my usual Not Quite Twenty Questions. Maybe we’ll ask her to answer those another time!)
HANK: On day one–what did you need to…
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