Nina Malkin

Nina Malkin is the author of five YA novels, including Swoon and Swear, one novella, and an adult memoir. She’s also an award-winning journalist specializing in pop culture and lifestyles, whose work has appeared in The New York Times, Entertainment Weekly, Real Simple, and numerous other publications. Nina lives in her native Brooklyn with her musician husband and assorted felines. Visit her at NinaMalkin.com.

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Swear
Swoon

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My Life in 8 Words

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Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Plot! Character! Language!

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. $^#%@!, *&%^#! and #%&^@!

Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?

A. humor, honesty & hunger

Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?

A. dinner in belly, cat on belly, head on loved one's lap.

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

A. that's the great thing about having an inner life — you're already there.

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