Megan Abbott is the bestselling author of the blockbuster books Dare Me (optioned with Natalie Portman rumored to star), The Fever (picked up by Sarah Jessica Parker’s production company for MTV) and more. Megan is also a staff writer on the HBO show The Deuce and her new summer book, Give Me Your Hand (July 2018) is one of Entertainment Weekly’s most anticipated books of the year. She received her PhD in literature from New York University. Her writing has appeared in the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, the Los Angeles Times Magazine, The Guardian, and The Believer. She lives in New York City.