Copywriter (noun): A person who writes the text of advertisements or publicity material. Oxford English Dictionary. While this definition is correct, I can't help but feel it doesn't do justice to the skill and talent involved in writing that 'text', which not only informs but often has to sell too. One man who knows just … Continue reading A Look Behind The Book With Tom Albrighton.
While being dubbed a "true new talent" must be flattering, I can't help but think it probably adds to the pressure for a debut author - although Lex Coulton more than lives up to the hype. I was lucky enough to read an advance copy of her stunning novel, Falling Short, at the start of … Continue reading A Look Behind The Book With Lex Coulton.
If you think Julia Roberts looks familiar then she probably is – especially if you’re a fan of televised home shopping. While she's had a long and varied career in the entertainment industry – including parts in Dr Who and The Price Is Right – Julia is perhaps best known as a presenter on QVC. … Continue reading A Look Behind The Book With Julia Roberts.
Batman might have featured in Susanna Bavin's childhood stories but she has turned her attention towards more everyday heroes for her family sagas - the first of which, The Deserter's Daughter, is published next month. With a deadline of just six months to complete her second, I'm even more grateful to Susanna, who lives in North Wales, for … Continue reading A Look Behind The Book With Susanna Bavin.