What It’s Like to Be…a Mystery Novelist

Scouting body disposal sites, investigating obscure poisons, and computing royalty payments with Donna Andrews, the mystery novelist behind the Meg Langslow series. How do you make a living as a mystery novelist? And could Tylenol be a murder weapon?

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About What It’s Like to Be…
In each episode of What It’s Like to Be…, bestselling author Dan Heath speaks with someone about what it’s like to walk in their (work) shoes. Behavioral Scientist serves as a distribution partner with episodes released every other week. Learn more about the podcast’s mission of “slow curiosity” here.

The “Mystery Novelist” episode of What It’s Like To Be… featured Donna Andrews. It was produced and edited by Matt Purdy. Copyright © 2023 by Dan Heath. All rights reserved.