Margo Candela

Margo Candela has made a name for herself with her debut novel, Underneath It All, followed by Life Over Easy. Margo was born and raised in East LA and studied journalism in San Francisco. She lives in Culver City, California. Visit her at

Books by this Author

Good-bye To All That
More Than This

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. When in doubt wear black, sit near an exit or order the chicken.

Q. What’s your best quality?

A. My sense of humor.

Q. Which living person do you most admire?

A. Reyna Grande author of Across One Hundred Moutains.

Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?

A. My mother's cooking.

Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?

A. An afternoon in bed when it's not too cold or too hot with a stack of books and magazines and clear reception on the radio.