About The Author

Karen Abbott is the pen name of Abbott Kahler. She is the New York Times bestselling author of SIN IN THE SECOND CITYAMERICAN ROSE, and, most recently, LIAR TEMPTRESS SOLDIER SPY, named one of the best books of 2014 by Library Journal, the Christian Science Monitor, and Amazon, and optioned by Sony for a miniseries. A native of Philadelphia, she now lives in New York City, where she's at work on her next book. 


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@Heather_Poole @BCDreyer I have a feeling she would love a long missive. Keep me posted!
Subway #1, a sculpture immortalizing the state of NYC's trains in the 1980s, by Bruno Lucchesi: https://t.co/kEA4EZ21ok
@Heather_Poole @BCDreyer You need to get to Texas asap and meet her! And bring your mother with you. I wonder if she still throws parties?
@Heather_Poole @BCDreyer I've heard of her but only tangentially. She's fascinating--I hope you do it.