Sarah Weinman is the author of The Real Lolita: A Lost Girl, An Unthinkable Crime, and a Scandalous Masterpiece, which was named a Best Book of 2018 by NPR, BuzzFeed, The National Post, Literary Hub, the San Francisco Chronicle, and Vulture, and won the Arthur Ellis Award for Excellence in Crime Writing. She also edited the anthologies Women Crime Writers: Eight Suspense Novels of the 1940s & 50s (Library of America) and Troubled Daughters, Twisted Wives (Penguin), as well as the forthcoming Unspeakable Acts: True Tales of Crime, Murder, Deceit, and Obsession (Ecco, July 2020). Weinman has written for the New York Times, Vanity Fair, the Washington Post, New York, and many other outlets, including CrimeReads, where she is a columnist and contributing editor. Weinman also writes the “Crime Lady” newsletter, covering crime fiction, true crime, and all points in between. She lives in New York City.