Marta Acosta

Marta Acosta received a degree in English literature and creative writing from Stanford University. She is a regular contributor to The San Francisco Chronicle and the Contra Costa Newspapers. Her debut novel, Happy Hour at Casa Dracula, was a Book Sense Pick.

Books by this Author

Happy Hour at Casa Dracula

Author Revealed

Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?

A. My favorite pet pea is the Fruit of the Loom pea in his green felt costume. I love those guys!

Q. What’s your greatest flaw?

A. My greatest flaw is not being able to answer questions seriously.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?

A. It would have to be Fanny Price from "Mansfield Park," because she never takes advantage of her fabulous name.

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. London, even though they have that werewolf problem.