The No-Obligation Book Club: Author Q&A’s

 
Over the years, Real Simple’s No-Obligation Book Club members have had the opportunity to ask wide-ranging questions of many of the authors whose books they covered.
 
Erik Larson, In the Garden of Beasts M.L. Stedman, The Light Between Oceans
 
Gillian Flynn, Gone Girl
 
Erin Morgenstern, The Night Circus
 
Tina Fey, Bossypants
 
Amor Towles, Rules of Civility
 
Mindy Kaling, Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? Peter Hedges, The Heights
 
Tom Rachman, The Imperfectionists
 
Laura Hillenbrand, Unbroken
 
Paula McLain, The Paris Wife
 
Thrity Umrigar, The Space Between Us
 
Rob Sheffield, Talking to Girls About Duran Duran
 
Rebecca Skloot, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
 
Emma Donoghue, Room
 
 
Jeannette Walls, Half Broke Horses David Nicholls, One Day
 
Sarah Blake, The Postmistress
 
Rebecca Stead, When You Reach Me
 
Jane Ziegelman, 97 Orchard
 
Aimee Bender, The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake
 
Dan Chaon, Await Your Reply Jamie Ford, Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet
 
Jodi Picoult, House Rules
 
Ann Patchett, Truth & Beauty
 
Annie Barrows, The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society
 
Garth Stein, The Art of Racing in the Rain
 
Lorrie Moore, A Gate at the Stairs
 
Kathryn Stockett, The Help
 
Colson Whitehead, Sag Harbor
 
Annie Sanders, Busy Woman Seeks Wife Sara Gruen, Water for Elephants
 
Peter Rock, My Abandonment
 
Elizabeth Hartley Winthrop, December
 
Anita Shreve, Testimony