Jacquelyn Mitchard is the New York Times bestselling author of 25 novels for adults and teenagers. Her first novel, The Deep End of the Ocean, was the inaugural pick for Oprah’s book club. That book alone has sold over 3 million copies and is published in 35 languages.
I sat down with Jackie to talk about writing her latest novel, A Very Inconvenient Scandal, which Good Morning America chose as one of their must-reads.
In this interview, Jackie uncovers:
- The most important writing lessons she teaches her students.
- How she develops the characters in her books.
- What is required of a good ghostwriter.
- How she gets unstuck.
- Secrets for writing bestselling books while raising a large family.
Enjoy the interview and learn the secrets of this bestselling author!
And, in case you missed it, here is my previous interview with NYT bestselling author Jacquelyn Mitchard, after the publication of The Good Son, one of my favorites of her novels!