Nathaniel Lachenmeyer is an award-winning author of books for adults and children. His works have been translated into six languages and have won three book awards. 13: The Story of the World's Most Notorious Superstition is his second book for adults. He lives in New York, and is not superstitious.
During a special night of Friday-the-13th Open Lines, callers phoned in to share their thoughts on the number 13, as well as to discuss their superstitions. In the second half-hour, author Nathaniel Lachenmeyer discussed beliefs and superstitions about the number 13. More »