Meghan Daum

Meghan Daum is the author of the essay collection My Misspent Youth and the novel The Quality of Life Report, a New York Times Notable Book. Her column on political, cultural, and social affairs appears weekly in the Los Angeles Times and is distributed nationally through the McClatchy news service. She has written for numerous publications, including The New Yorker, Harper’s Magazine, GQ, Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, and The New York Times Book Review. She lives in Los Angeles.

  • My Misspent Youth

    By Meghan Daum


    An incisive collection that marked the start of a new millennium and became a cult classic.

    Best of 2015 - *Slate Book Review's Best Audiobooks List*

    Released November 3, 2015
    English, Unabridged

  • The Unspeakable

    By Meghan Daum

    Read by Meghan Daum

    And Other Subjects of Discussion

    A master of the personal essay explores love, death, and the counterfeit rituals of American life.

    Best of 2015 - *Goodreads Best List*

    Released November 18, 2014
    English, Unabridged