Danita Carter

Danita Carter is a former Wall Street stockbroker, fine jewelry designer, author of Peer Pleasure, and the coauthor of three previous novels. Danita splits her time between New York and Chicago and is currently working on her next novel. Visit her website at DanitaCarter.com.

Books by this Author

Murder in the Hamptons
Peer Pleasure

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Today is not a 'Given' but a 'Gift'!

Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. I can carry a tune, but I'd love to take professional singing lessons... American Idol, here I come!!

Q. What do you regret most?

A. Quitting acting at Steppenwolf Theatre many moons ago, when they were a small ensemble company. Now my former acting coach Terry Kinney is on a NYC 22 (a TV series).

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. I love designing fine jewelry, working precious and semi-precious stones is such a thrill. I love designing jewelry that fits a person's personality.

Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. In no particular order... Party Like a Rockstar; Is It a Crime; The theme from Titanic; Notorious (by my boy B.I.G.); In a New York State of Mind