Jean Hanff Korelitz

Jean Hanff Korelitz, photo by Michael Avedon
Jean Hanff Korelitz, photo by Michael Avedon

Jean Hanff Korelitz is the New York Times bestselling author of the novels The Plot and The Latecomer (both of which are being adapted as limited series); You Should Have Known (which aired on HBO in October 2020 as The Undoing, starring Nicole Kidman, Hugh Grant, and Donald Sutherland); Admission (adapted as a film in 2013 starring Tina Fey); The Devil and Webster; The White Rose; The Sabbathday River; and A Jury of Her Peers, as well as Interference Powder, a novel for children.

Her company, BOOKTHEWRITER, hosts pop-up book groups where small groups of readers discuss new books with their authors. Korelitz lives in New York City with her husband, Irish poet Paul Muldoon.


selected bibliography

The Latecomer by Jean Hanff Korelitz
The Latecomer (2022)
The Plot by Jean Hanff Korelitz
The Plot (2021)
You Should Have Known by Jean Hanff Korelitz
You Should Have Known (2014)
Admission by Jean Hanff Korelitz
Admission (2009)

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online resources

Video: Korelitz at the Charleston Literary Festival