Amanda Brown (novelist)
|Born||October 6, 1970|
|Alma mater||Arizona State University|
Amanda Brown was born October 6, 1970. Her parents are Jack E. Brown, a lawyer, and Suzanne J. Brown, an art gallery owner. Brown graduated from Arizona State University in 1993. She then proceeded to study at Stanford Law School (never actually receiving a J.D. degree), where she compiled funny letters and stories based on her experiences into a first manuscript that would become the novel Legally Blonde.
Since the success of the 2001 film, Brown has released her second book, Family Trust, which has also been optioned for a film. Currently[when?] she lives with her husband Justin Chang and daughters in San Francisco. Brown's novel School of Fortune is currently[when?] being optioned for a film starring Ashley Tisdale, Julie Andrews and Justin Long.