Caroline Kepnes
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Caroline Kepnes

Caroline Kepnes is from Cape Cod, Massachusetts. Her first novel YOU was shortlisted for a CWA New Blood Award. Stephen King calls her writing "hypnotic...never read anything like it". Her second novel HIDDEN BODIES is a sequel that Booklist describes as "the love child of Holden Caulfield and Patrick Bateman". Caroline earned a BA in American Civilization at Brown University and worked as a pop culture journalist--Entertainment Weekly--and a TV writer--7th Heaven. She now writes full-time and lives in Los Angeles.

A Lifetime series based on YOU is currently in production with Greg Berlanti and Sera Gamble producing. Penn Badgley will play the lead.

Caroline's newest novel, PROVIDENCE, will be released in June 2018.

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    • You

    • By: Caroline Kepnes
    • Narrated by: Santino Fontana
    • Length: 11 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12,805
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11,957
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 11,943

    How far would you go for the perfect love? A young man’s dark obsession with an enigmatic, gorgeous writer leads to murderous consequences in this erotic psychological thriller....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wow. This. Book.

    • By Em on 07-17-15

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Hidden Bodies

    • By: Caroline Kepnes
    • Narrated by: Santino Fontana
    • Length: 13 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,443
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 6,003
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,985

    Joe Goldberg is no stranger to hiding bodies. In the past 10 years, this 30-something has buried four of them, collateral damage in his quest for love....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Approach With Caution, All Ye Who Enter Here

    • By Gretchen SLP on 02-25-16

    Regular price: $22.67

    • Providence

    • By: Caroline Kepnes
    • Narrated by: MacLeod Andrews, Emily Rankin, Paul Michael
    • Length: 12 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 792
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 751
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 752

    A propulsive novel that is part love story, part detective story, and part supernatural thriller - from the acclaimed author of You whose work Stephen King describes as "hypnotic and totally original"....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • This story went nowhere. Dully. Pointlessly.

    • By George on 07-04-18

    Regular price: $31.50

    • YOU - Du wirst mich lieben (Joe Goldberg 1)

    • By: Caroline Kepnes
    • Narrated by: Gösta Barthelmes
    • Length: 14 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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    Als die Studentin Guinevere Beck die Buchhandlung betritt, in der Joe arbeitet, ist er augenblicklich hingerissen von ihr. Sie ist all das, was er will...

    Regular price: $15.17

Caroline Kepnes in Conversation with Narrator Santino Fontana

Santino Fontana on how he drew inspiration for Joe—let’s just say New Yorkers "get it."
Santino and Caroline agree—the writing elevates the narration and the narration elevates the writing.
Santino defends . . . Joe???
Caroline Kepnes’s favorite Joe scenes from Hidden Bodies. No spoilers, we promise.

Listening to:

  • Santino Fontana on how he drew inspiration for Joe—let’s just say New Yorkers "get it."
  • Santino and Caroline agree—the writing elevates the narration and the narration elevates the writing.
  • Santino defends . . . Joe???
  • Caroline Kepnes’s favorite Joe scenes from Hidden Bodies. No spoilers, we promise.

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