Book Nerd Interview
Megan Miranda was a scientist and high school teacher before writing Fracture, which came out of her fascination with scientific mysteries—especially those associated with the brain. Megan has a BS in biology from MIT and spent her post-college years either rocking a lab coat or reading books. She lives near Charlotte, North Carolina, where she volunteers as an MIT Educational Counselor. Fracture is her first novel.
In another riveting tale of life and death, Megan Miranda's masterful storytelling brings readers along for a ride to the edge of sanity and back again.
The shifting of the past and the present seems to always destroy a storyline, however, author Megan manages to pull it off without blurring the story’s timeline. The characters that make this book move forward are the core of the story. Mallory, her best friend Colleen, Reid, and Brian’s brother, Dylan, all have important roles. There are no filler-characters that waste your time. The dialogue and interactions between characters are amazing and it allows readers to piece their own conclusion together. The anticipation of knowing how it plays out will keep readers glued to the pages. Hysteria is a thriller filled with many scary scenes and mysteries. Even when events are obvious, the writing style of Megan manages to keep it scary and surprising. It has all the elements that readers look for in a great book: murder, mystery, friendship, romance, drama and supernatural. A truly satisfying read.