Scariest book I ever read: "The Haunting of Hill House" by Shirley Jackson
Scariest short story I ever read: "Turn of the Screw" by Henry James
Scariest movie I saw as an adult: "The Exorcist"
Scariest movie I saw as a kid: "The Blob"
Scariest moment I've ever had: sharing a panel with Charlotte Curtis, op-ed editor of the New York Times when I was only 21 years old.
Scariest thing I've ever done: Chairing the Edgars last year.
Scariest thing I ever saw: a shark while I was snorkling.
Scariest thing I want to do before I die: go skydiving.
And finally, the scariest thing you will see today:
That's me with my husband Daniel and dog Bailey going out to trick or treat. What's your scariest list? Happy halloween!