Academy, class of 1981 and of Yale University. Lyall married the author, Robert McCrum in 1995.
After 18 years as London correspondent for The New York Times Lyall returned to New York with the couple's daughters in 2013; they have returned to a transatlantic relationship for the time being.
National Public Radio
The U.S. may have a special relationship with Britain, but there's a lot that divides Americans and Brits. Sarah Lyall, author of The Anglo Files: A Field Guide to the British, talks with Linda Wertheimer. The book details British people and their character. In one section of the book, Lyall explores Brits and booze.