Allison Winn Scotch

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Allison Winn Scotch (born June 12, 1973) is a New York Times bestselling American author, best known for her novels The One That I Want (2010), Time of My Life (2008), and The Department of Lost and Found (2007).[1] She is also a magazine contributor and has written for, among others, Cooking Light,[2] Fitness,[3] InStyle Weddings, Men's Health,[4] Prevention,[5] Redbook, Self, Shape, and Women's Health.[6] At present, she contributes celebrity interviews and profiles to American Way.[7] Time of My Life is currently under development at The Weinstein Company, with Meryl Poster producing.[8] Scotch also runs a writing blog, Ask Allison, to which aspiring writers can ask questions about the publishing industry.[9]




In May 2008, The Weinstein Company optioned rights to Time of My Life, with Meryl Poster producing. In August 2009, they announced Nicole Eastman (The Ugly Truth) as the screenwriter.[10] The option was repurchased by TWC in February, 2010.


  1. ^ "Allison Winn Scotch - Home". Archived from the original on 9 February 2011. Retrieved 2011-02-21. 
  2. ^ "In Season: Pumpkin". Cooking Light. Retrieved 2011-02-21. 
  3. ^ ""Why I Run": Jog Your Mind". 2010-04-21. Retrieved 2011-02-21. 
  4. ^ "Avoid Weight Loss Plan Pitfalls | Men's Health". 2005-02-24. Retrieved 2011-02-21. 
  5. ^ Winn, Allison (2007-04-25). "Wipe Out Cellulite in 6 Moves". Retrieved 2011-02-21. 
  6. ^ "Improve Your Memory | Women's Health Magazine". 2010-03-07. Retrieved 2011-02-21. 
  7. ^ "Articles about Allison Winn Scotch :: AmericanWay". 2011-02-15. Retrieved 2011-02-21. 
  8. ^ Fleming, Michael (2008-06-08). "TWC pins Poster to 'Life' novel - Entertainment News, Book Adaptations, Media". Variety. Retrieved 2011-02-21. 
  9. ^ "Allison Winn Scotch - Ask Allison". Retrieved 2011-02-21. 
  10. ^ McNary, Dave (2009-08-09). "Eastman makes time for ‘Life’ - Entertainment News, Film News, Media". Variety. Retrieved 2011-02-21. 

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