Katherine Nichols

Katherine Nichols is the author of DEEP WATER (Simon Pulse, 2017), optioned for screen adaptation by Sony Pictures. As a staff writer and freelancer for over 20 years, she has written countless articles for publications such as the New York Times Magazine, the San Francisco Chronicle, Harvard Magazine, and the Associated Press. She’s also written, co-produced, and hosted travel and sports features for television. Katherine earned an M.B.A. from the Yale School of Management, and a B.A. and master’s degree from the University of California at Los Angeles, where she graduated in three years and was a member of the intercollegiate cross-country and track teams. An athlete since age 7, she has competed in numerous running, swimming, and triathlon events, and is a five-time qualifier and finisher of the Ironman Triathlon World Championship in Kona, Hawaii. Her new novel, UNDER THE SURFACE, has been optioned for television by Breaking Bad’s Betsy Brandt.

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