Bestselling author Sarah J. Maas on literary fame and creating her beloved fantasy world
Lots of 16-year-olds dream of being professional authors one day. But sometimes those teens do grow up to become bestselling writers. Just ask Sarah J. Maas.
Maas’ fantasy series, Throne of Glass (runner-up in the MashReads YA series competition) and A Court of Thorns and Roses, are bestsellers and fan favorites.
“Because I started this when I was a teenager, this doesn’t quite feel real,” Maas told MashReads. “I’ve worked for this since I was 16, but at the same time, when your dreams do come true there’s this imposter syndrome type thing. You’re like, ‘This didn’t really happen to me, people don’t really mean this.’” Read more…