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