Author Interview with Vineetha Mokkil

Who or what inspired you to write short stories and when did you begin writing? All the writers I read and digested inspired me to write. I was a voracious reader as a child. I started writing when I was in middle school. Some of those stories were written for competitions held at school and … Continue reading Author Interview with Vineetha Mokkil

Author Interview with SJ Watson

You previously worked for the NHS, what did it take for you to move into the arena of writing, and can you tell us about your journey? It was a long-ish process of realising that I would never be truly fulfilled while my writing was taking second place to my NHS career. As I got … Continue reading Author Interview with SJ Watson

Author Interview with Debut Crime Writer, Sarah Hilary

I'd like to welcome Sarah Hilary to the blog today. Her debut novel, Someone Else's Skin, will be published on Thursday by Headline. It has already received some great reviews and has been heralded as "one of the debut novels of next year, if not THE debut novel." I wanted to find out more about … Continue reading Author Interview with Debut Crime Writer, Sarah Hilary

An Interview With Author Emylia Hall

What gave you the courage to leave an advertising job in London and launch into writing? After five years in London straight after university, I’d reached the point where I felt as though I really needed to make a change. I was caught up in a very busy day job, one that didn’t leave a … Continue reading An Interview With Author Emylia Hall

Author Interview with Matt Haig

From your experience of journalism, as well as novel writing, has one fed in to the other in any way? Journalism teaches you to be economical with words. It tells you not to be too self-indulgent. What do you most like to read and are there any books you have read recently that have stood … Continue reading Author Interview with Matt Haig