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SHELF LIFE:  Virginia Festival of the Book

Kate Doughty discusses her debut novel, The Follower, with Christopher Tilghman. A spine-tingling YA thriller based on a true story, The Follower examines the implications of what it is to be watched in the era of social-media fame—as well as the lies we tell and the lengths we’ll go to uphold a perfect image, when our lives depend on it.

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Interview with Aura Martin

“For me, when I can take a scenario that’s really fun and weird and combine it with a character who would hate to be in that situation, that’s when I know I’ve got a story going.” 

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Racing Against Trend: Writing About Social Media for a Rapidly-Changing Internet  

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Ladies of Horror Fiction:

The Alternate Reality of Internet Horror

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Politics & Prose: YA Thriller Panel

Join Kate Doughty, Lana Popović and Jimmy Cajoleas as they celebrate The Follower’s release and discuss the fascinating world of YA thrillers.