Reviews & Press

Interviews, awards, reviews, appearances and other press. Susan in the news!

On how many false starts I made before finally figuring out how to write We Are All Good People Here…

I re-read this essay every time I'm tempted to throw in the towel with my latest book. Reminder: novels are ALWAYS a series of rewrites.
Vol. 1 Brooklyn

Joshilyn Jackson and I discuss weaving faith into fiction

Joshilyn and I talk about the three Fs: Faith, Forgiveness, and Funky Town.
LA Review of Books

I talk with Daniel Ford from The Writer’s Bone about writing, books, and the masks we wear…

I was at the tail end of the flu, and my voice was scratchy and hoarse, but I loved Daniel's smart questions.
Writer's Bone

“City Lights with Lois Reitzes”

Lois Reitzes, legendary host of 90.1's "City Lights,' talks to me about Good People.
"City Lights"

Karin Slaughter (of the Will Trent series!!!) recommends We Are All Good People Here

Karin Slaughter loves my book. Mic drop.

Review: ‘masterful…reminiscent of Tom Wolfe’s 1998 novel “A Man in Full.”’

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution makes me blush.