An Interview With Matthew Smith

Good morning folks, I’m delighted to welcome publisher Matthew Smith to my blog. Here, he answers my questions as to how he got into publishing, his ideal submission and how he met a die hard Rod Stewart fan. Over to you Matthew. 1) Did you always plan to publish books when you left school?  OriginallyContinue reading “An Interview With Matthew Smith”

An Interview With Stuart Gibbon

This morning folks, I’m very very pleased to welcome my police consultant Stuart Gibbon to my blog to answer my questions. Stuart is a retired police detective who, upon retirement from the police force, set up a business to assist crime writers (including myself) with the police aspect of their crime novels. In this blogContinue reading “An Interview With Stuart Gibbon”

10 Questions With Jackie Baldwin

Good evening folks. How are we all? I’m delighted this evening to welcome crime writer Jackie Baldwin to my blog. Here, she discusses her writing process, her view on the crime and thriller market and her favourite music. Over to you, Jackie. 1) As a child, did you have a favourite author and do youContinue reading “10 Questions With Jackie Baldwin”

An Interview With Jemima Forrester

Hi folks, I am so sorry for the delay in posting this interview. I have had a LOT to handle with regards to my Access Course. Assignments, more assignments and then some personal stuff. Anyway, I am delighted to welcome literary agent Jemima Forrester to my blog. Here, she discusses her background to becoming aContinue reading “An Interview With Jemima Forrester”

An Interview With Caroline Hardman

Good morning folks, and today I’m delighted to welcome literary agent Caroline Hardman to my blog. Here, she discusses how her career plans would have been very different if she wasn’t a literary agent, what she looks for in covering emails and her guilty pleasure genres. Over to you, Caroline. 1) Did you see yourselfContinue reading “An Interview With Caroline Hardman”

An Interview With Sam Copeland

Good evening, folks. I’m delighted to welcome literary agent Sam Copeland to my blog. Here, he discusses how he became a literary agent, what he looks for in submissions and his favourite Rod Stewart song. Over to you, Sam. 1) Did you see yourself becoming a literary agent after you left school? Did you actuallyContinue reading “An Interview With Sam Copeland”

An Interview With Philip Patterson

Good afternoon, folks. I’m delighted to welcome literary agent Philip Patterson to my blog. Here, he discusses how he became a literary agent, his guilty pleasure genre and the time he met Rod Stewart! ©️Aruturonto < strong> 1) Did you see yourself becoming a literary agent after you left school? Did you actually have anyContinue reading “An Interview With Philip Patterson”

10 Questions With Sam Carrington

Good evening folks, I apologise for my absence – real life took over for several weeks and I have had UCAS application to complete and assignments to get done for my Access Course. Without further ado though, allow me to introduce my Q&A with one of my favourite authors, the lovely Sam Carrington. Sam discussesContinue reading “10 Questions With Sam Carrington”

A Feature by Fiona Glass

Good afternoon, folks. I’m delighted to welcome fiction writer Fiona Glass to my blog. Fiona has kindly agreed to share a feature on her novel, Got Ghosts.  Here it is.  Where there’s a ghost there’s a… crime! Book genres are becoming ever more firmly fixed these days: something is either horror, or romance, or sci-fi,Continue reading “A Feature by Fiona Glass”

10 Questions With Matt Johnson

Good afternoon folks and I’m delighted to welcome Crime writer Matt Johnson to my blog. Here, he chats his career highlights from when he was a police officer, self publishing his debut novel Wicked Game and getting an agent for it, and his advice for aspiring crime writers looking to write police procedurals.  1) AsContinue reading “10 Questions With Matt Johnson”