The Resident… A Q&A with David Jackson

Hi everyone, continuing my new interview approach, I’m speaking today to David Jackson about his upcoming novel, The Resident. With one week to go until this book is out, I was delighted when David agreed to answer a few questions. Over to you, David… 1) Where did the idea come from and how did youContinue reading “The Resident… A Q&A with David Jackson”

One Eye Open… A Q&A With Paul Finch

Hi everyone, continuing my new interview approach, I’m speaking today to Paul Finch about his upcoming novel, One Eye Open. Over to you, Paul… 1) Where did the idea come from and how did you first begin to flesh it out? The idea first came from a discussion I had with my new editors atContinue reading “One Eye Open… A Q&A With Paul Finch”

An Interview With… Sarah Benton

Hi everyone, and today on the blog I’m delighted to have the opportunity to interview Sarah Benton. Sarah is the Deputy Managing Director for Orion Publishing Group, and she was kind enough to answer my questions on what exactly her job role entails, and what she is up to in lockdown. Over to you, Sarah…Continue reading “An Interview With… Sarah Benton”

The Lies I Tell… A Q&A with Joel Hames

Hi everyone! A different approach to interviewing this time, I hope you enjoy it? Instead of a First Drafts With interview, or an agent/author interview, I’m quizzing Joel Hames with questions that directly relate to his newest release, The Lies I Tell. Over to you, Joel… 1) Where did the idea come from and howContinue reading “The Lies I Tell… A Q&A with Joel Hames”

Book Review: Witness X by S. E. Moorhead

Blurb: She’s the only one who can access the truth… Fourteen years ago, the police caged a notorious serial killer who abducted and butchered two victims every February. He was safe behind bars. Wasn’t he? But then another body is discovered, and soon enough, the race is on to catch the real killer. Neuropsychologist KyraContinue reading “Book Review: Witness X by S. E. Moorhead”

10 Questions With… M. W. Craven

Hi everyone, today I’m delighted to welcome author M. W. Craven to the blog. Along with some really insightful and important advice for writers, he answers my questions on his writing process and what he’s been up to in lockdown. Over to you, Mike… 1) As a child, did you have a favourite author? WasContinue reading “10 Questions With… M. W. Craven”

An Interview With… Diana Beaumont

Hi everyone, this afternoon I’m delighted to welcome literary agent Diana Beaumont to the blog. She very kindly answers my questions on what she’s looking for in submissions, as well as what she’s up to in lockdown. Details of how to submit to her are at the bottom of the Q&A. Over to you, Diana…Continue reading “An Interview With… Diana Beaumont”

An Interview With… Rachel Mills

Hi everyone, today I’m delighted to welcome literary agent Rachel Mills to the blog. Rachel founded RM Literary Agency in 2019, and she kindly answers my questions on what she looks for in submissions. Over to you, Rachel… 1) Did you see yourself becoming a literary agent after you left school? Did you actually haveContinue reading “An Interview With… Rachel Mills”

An Interview With… Sam Eades

Hi everyone, and this morning I’m delighted to welcome Sam Eades to the blog today. She kindly took the time to answer some of my questions, mainly about how life for her in the publishing industry began, but also about her current role as a publishing director for Trapeze Books. Oh, and also what sheContinue reading “An Interview With… Sam Eades”

An Interview With… Katherine Armstrong

Hi everyone, and this morning I’m delighted to welcome Katherine Armstrong to the blog. Katherine first started out as a bookseller, before her current role as Editorial Director for Bonnier Books. She joined me for a few questions about what her role entails. Over to you, Katherine… 1) How did you first come to beContinue reading “An Interview With… Katherine Armstrong”