Best-selling novelist, journalist, television producer and radio host, Sara Davidson is known as a social observer who writes cutting edge pieces about the way we live. She’s the author of Loose Change, a million-copy bestseller about three women growing up in the 1960s, and the recent novel, Cowboy.
She was co-executive producer of the CBS hit series Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman, and created the ABC series Jack and Mike and Heart Beat. Davidson has written and produced miniseries, movies and dramas for NBC, ABC, CBS, Lifetime and Show Time. She’s a frequent host on public radio station KCRW’s Politics of Culture and a commentator on KPCC.
Davidson has written for many publications including The New York Times Magazine, Esquire, Harper’s, the Atlantic and Rolling Stone, and is a contributing editor of O, the Oprah Winfrey magazine. She has appeared on numerous national television shows, including 60 Minutes, Today and Good Morning America. Her books include: Cowboy, Loose Change, Real Property, Friends of the Opposite Sex and Rock Hudson.
Davidson lives in Santa Monica, California, and she has a passion for hiking, riding horses and skiing.