Martha Frankel

Martha Frankel


Martha Frankel is the author of the memoir Hats and Eyeglasses, about her family’s love affair with gambling, and the co-author of the lifestyle book Brazilian Sexy: Secrets to Living a Gorgeous and Confident Life.

For years she was a celebrity interviewer, traveling the world and writing for magazines and newspapers, including Details, Movieline, Cosmo, Redbook and more. Among the people she talked with are Sean Penn, Jeff Bridges, Lee Attwater, Leonardo DiCaprio and Annette Bening.

She is an addictive knitter, an amateur cook, a beach glass collector, and the executive director of Woodstock Bookfest and host of Bookfest Radio, which can be heard on Radio Woodstock, 100.1 FM.